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Check out our updated online Equine ONLY Certificate Academy !!! We have teamed with VetStream to bring you a newly revamped program that provides equine specific training – basic to advance – to those employed by the equine practitioner and those with an interest in the equine veterinary profession. Learn about all three learning Modules, how to sign up, the requirements for completing the Academy, and becoming AAEVT Certified here: https://www.aaevt.org/online-certificate-program/...

Another amazing Anesthesia Society CE event is in the books! Tennessee Equine hosted us the weekend of October 18-20 for our Advance Anesthesia meeting. The attendees were all very engaged throughout the weekend and really helped each other through the learning process.  11 states were represented, along with Canada and Dubai! Thank you to our Sponsors, our instructors Lori Bidwell, Nicole Bone and Maggie Pratt - and especially to our attendees who were all in to learn and share and network! Equine practitioners take note: If you truly want to take your practice to the...

We are so proud to be awarding the following Fall 2019 AAEVT Scholarships: Melissa Finnegan Scholarship - Eliza DeSantis  Midge Leitch Scholarship - Bryttany Rains  Anne Bailey Scholarship - Megan Jenks  Congratulations one and all!! If you are interested in applying for an AAEVT scholarship next year, learn all about the process HERE...

Dear Team: Based on some recent experiences with clients where we cannot meet their expectations in our role as a Veterinary Teaching Hospital, we have elected to add the following to the client consent form: "Termination of Veterinarian-Client Relationship Policy: Your veterinarian, at his/her discretion and judgement, may discontinue service to a client if the client displays inappropriate or egregious behavior, is noncompliant with treatment recommendations, fails to pay their patient's invoice, or for a breakdown in the veterinarian/client relationship." Join the conversation on our FaceBook page...

The 2019 Purina Veterinary Conference was another amazing event…and AAEVT members were invited to attend compliments of Purina!   We had around 115 AAEVT members attending along with Board members Nicole LaGrange, Elyse Rowley and Jlynn Meyer … oh and one of our Past Presidents was also there - Jeannie Willems! Thank you to Purina for being such a huge supporter of the AAEVT and for giving our members such an amazing experience and resources so that they too can be Purina Ambassadors! ...

If You Need to Leave, It’s Okay by CANDACE BOUDREAU, CVT  October 6, 2019 For Vet Teams The average vet tech’s career is 7-10 years. Did you know that? I did. And after 5 years in veterinary medicine, I thought I almost made it. That statistic won’t get me. Here I am. I have arrived. But it’s funny how quickly things can change. READ full article HERE   Burnout in Veterinary Technicians by Josh Vaisman October 1, 2019 For Flourish Veterinary Consulting The AVMA recently conducted a study, published in 2017, to look into how costs of care and clients’ economic limitations...

Did you know we offer three annual Scholarships? Learn all about them HERE Enrolled in the Online Certificate program? We have our AAEVT Online Certificate Academy Scholarship to help cover those costs. Need help with school tuition or registration for an event? Our Educational Scholarship might just be for you! Are you an Assistant who has never been to our Annual Convention? Why not apply for our Annual Convention Scholarship? Deadline for 2019 is October 1 Questions? Contact our Immediate Past President, Nicole Lagrange...

New resource from KindredBio provides access to the company’s library of educational and scientific information   Kindred Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets, announces the launch of KINections — a new educational website for pet owners, veterinarians, and veterinary students. “KINections was created to be a resource for the people whose lives we touch with the products KindredBio brings to market. We are excited to have a site where the immense veterinary knowledge and experience behind KindredBio is available in one place, any time of...

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