The Savvy VetTech

Intergenerational Communication for Vet Techs

Time Management Tips for Vet Tech Students

Linear Foreign Body: A Case Study for Vet Tech Students

The Vet Tech's Role in the Treatment of Acute Canine Pancreatitis

Vet Tech's Responsibilities: Treatment of Ethylene Glycol Toxicity

Decontaminating the Exam Room and Home When a Pet Has Ringworm

Educating Clients About Antibiotic Resistance: Your Role as a Vet Tech

Vet Tech Poll: Is Personal Appearance a Part of Professionalism?

Tattoos & Piercings: A Good Idea for Vet Techs?

Top 8 Resume Tips for Your First Job as a Vet Tech

Are you a Vet Tech who Wants a Career in the Veterinary Industry?

VTNE Test Day: What Every Vet Tech Student Should Expect

Stressed about the VTNE®? Try THESE Techniques!

Is Your VTNE® Registration Checklist Complete?

Should You Start Studying for the VTNE Now?

Did You Know: Carnivores have Four Types of Teeth

Self-Care for Vet Techs: A Possibility or a Paradox?

Top 6 Travel Meds for Dogs: A Summary for Vet Techs

Check to See if Your Equine Patient is Doing THIS, Especially During Heat Waves

What Vet Techs Need to Know About Wound Care

Surviving First-Day Jitters as You begin Your Vet Tech Career

What if You are the Bully in Your Veterinary Practice?

Considering Practice Management: 3 Questions to Ask Yourself

10 Unique Career Options for Vet Techs

Exercising to Improve your Mental Health - Does it Work?

Compassion Fatigue: What Is It and How Do Vet Techs Deal?

Work-Life Balance & Wellness for Vet Techs

7 Mental Health Resources for Veterinary Technicians

Do you know these 5 Facts about the Feline Heartworm Life Cycle?

Top 3 Heartworm Preventatives for Vet Techs

How to Test for Heartworm Disease in Cats

Talking to Clients about Heartworms: 5 Facts for Vet Techs

Vet Tech, Do you Know how to Obtain OFA Radiographs?

The Vet Tech's Role in Post-Operative Care of Spay/Neuter Patients

How to Setup Anesthesia Monitoring Equipment for Vet Techs

Top 5 Benefits of Spay / Neuter: A Summary for Vet Techs

Are you a Vet Tech that Loves Dentistry but AVDT Certification is not for you?

Dental Radiology Conversation Starters for Vet Techs

Top 5 Facts Vet Techs Should Know About Home Dental Care For Pets

Presenting Dental Treatment Plans: 5 Tips for Vet Techs

Cramming as a study strategy during your Vet Tech program: is it worth it?

Study Smarter, Not Harder: 3 Learning Strategies for Vet Techs

Time Management Tips for Vet Tech Students

How to Practice Blood Draws for Vet Techs

Top 5 Vet Tech skills needed to help your AHDS patients

Link: Here's Who I Blame for the High Cost of Vet Care

Veterinary Technicians and Vet Students: How can you help pets during natural disasters?

Vet Techs: How to Write a Cover Letter

7 Tips for New Vet Techs in Practice

How to Calculate a Dose of Injectable Medication

Remembering Where to Place ECG Leads on Animals

Water Intoxication in Dogs?

10 Funny Sounding Veterinary Medical Terms and Definitions: Do You Know These?

Intubation Tips and Instructions for Vet Techs

Lyme Disease Epidemic and Prevention

How To Treat Grape Ingestion & Toxicity

National Preparedness Month #NatlPrep: Don't Forget the Pets

When Should Ventricular Premature Complexes (VPCs) Be Treated?

5 Thank You Notes to Vet Nurses from the Heart of a Vet

Capnocytophaga: What are the Facts?

7 Tips on Avoiding these VetTech Medical Mistakes

AVMA DENVER 2018 "It felt like being back in vet school"

Link Post: Personal Stress Test

Heatstroke Treatment Review for Vet Techs

Things to do With your Dog at AVMA in Denver!

5 Stress Triggers in Vet Techs

What Should You Have in Your Veterinary Crash Cart?

VetTech Cheat Sheet: 5 Best Veterinary Links For Client Handouts

8 Ways to Deal With A Cray Cray Veterinary Client

Restraining Fractious Cats: 6 Tips to Avoid Bites and Scratches

Surviving Vet Tech School!

The New VTNE Blueprint: Starting July/August 2018

Don't Worry...He Won't Bite

VetTech: Taking a Good History in the Exam Room

Vet Tech Kept Dog; Owner Thought Was Euthanized

Bullying: New Vet Tech on the Block? 

What's With All of the Pet Food Recalls?

What Procedures Can Vet Techs Legally Perform?

3 Places to Search for a New Vet Tech Job

How Much Money Will Vet Techs Make in 2018?

7 Ways to Handle Veterinary Hospital Drama

Two Inspiring Vet Techs from 2017!

A Christmas Tree Treat for Zoo Animals!

Bridging the Gap: End of Life Care

How To Calculate Injectables That Are A Percent Solution

Crossword Puzzle: Things Vet Nurses Know About!

Compassion Fatigue Myth? A Time For Compassion Instead of Anger

Calculate Fluid Rates For This Dog With Pancreatitis

A Nursing Word Problem (Answer)

Soon To Be Your New Title: Veterinary Nurse

Campylobacter Outbreak: Zoonosis Reminder

AVTE Here We Come! Our Commitment to Education

Vet Tech Infographic: Angles of Injection Insertions

Vet Tech Quick Quiz: Ocular Testing

How To Help Dog Owners Cope with Their Furry Friend’s Illness: A Guideline for Vet Techs

Quick Quiz: Canine and Feline Vaccine

Did You Know: Oral Disease in Cats & Dogs

My Vet Tech Story: Rexann Morrison, LVT

Vet Tech Infographic: Dental Formulas

Alaska Divorce Courts will now Treat Pets Like Children

Vet Tech Infographic: Anatomy of the Tooth

Vet Tech Infographic: Derm Terms

Should You Become a Veterinary Technician?

Did you know THIS about giving Injections to Pigs?

Vet Tech Infographic: Animal Gestation Periods

Vet Tech Resolutions for 2017!

Vet Tech Poll: Where does your pet sleep at night?

Is Veterinary Medicine Really That Depressing?

Best Vet Tech Schools?

Word Problem: Did This Dog Get A Toxic Dose Of Chocolate?

Free Blood Products Download From!

Vet Tech Infographic: Canine Red Blood Cell Morphology Review

Testing X-Ray Reading Skills:  Guess the Foreign Body !

Pet Supplies for Christmas: Gift Ideas for Pets & Their Owners

Vet Tech Poll: Do You Get Your Pet(s) A Holiday Gift?

National Horse Day!

Did you know Hypercapnia is Synonymous with Hypoventilation?

Vet Techs, Let us Know!

Four Reasons Vet Techs Leave the Veterinary Field

My Vet Tech Story: Monica Mosier

What Diseases Do Dogs & Cats Share?

Infographic: Blood-Gas Basics, What’s it all mean Vet Tech?

My Favorite Veterinary Social Media Accounts

Vet Tech Poll: Should certain dog breeds be banned?

Cats of Aleppo: Airstrikes Hit Famous Cat Sanctuary

Did you know: Horses Glands

Thanksgiving Time: Operation Dog Pancreatitis Prevention

Can A Cat Survive A Rattlesnake Bite?

Infographic: Important Medical Abbreviations for Vet Techs

Vet Tech Case Study: The Coughing Cat

Make Yourself An Indispensable Vet Tech (and get that raise!)

POLL: How Long Have You Worked In The Veterinary Field?

People Don't Plan to Stop Spending Money on Their Pets Anytime Soon!

Kitten Rescued From Engine: A Good Reminder For The Coming Winter

My Vet Tech Story: Kathryn Dial, CVT

The Philosophy of Pain in Pets

Infographic: Canine White Blood Cell Review

Quick Quiz: Veterinary Spelling Challenge!

Today Is One Health Day!

POLL: What was your Path to becoming a Vet Tech?

Link: Study results address Deadly Blood Clots in Cats

Did you know: 2 Types of Portosystemic Shunts

Link: Most Popular Pet Costumes of 2016!

Monitoring And Improving Dentistry Compliance In Your Practice

Link: Animals Starving In Venezuela Zoos

Infographic: What is a Salter Harris Fracture?

Why Vet Techs Get A Whole Week Of Appreciation!

POLL: Cats - Indoor/Outdoor?

Link: Injured Mockingbird Fitted With Tiny Snowshoes

Did you know: Portosystemic Shunts

Link: Feral and Outdoor Cats Being Euthanized?

Catherine Holly, CVT

Link: Horses Communicating Through Symbols

Infographic: Eyes and Ears - O for ocular and A for auricular

Quiz: The Fracture Type

Are You Worried About Taking So Many X-rays?

POLL: Do You Place An IV Catheter For Euthanasia?

Link: Have You Ever Heard Of The Assisi Loop?

Did you know Horses have Hypsodont, or High-Crowned Teeth?

Quick Quiz: Test your Veterinary Drug Knowledge!

Improving Your Study Skills For The VTNE

POLL: How Do You Feel About Declawing Domestic Cats?

Link: Burial Sites Show That Dogs Were Hunting Companions Thousands Of Years Ago

Did you know: Genioglossus

Link: Dogs Are Born With Ears And Tails, They Should Get To Keep Them!

Can Humans Get Heartworms?

Link: Dogs Euthanized Over Unpaid Fines?

Infographic: STOP! It's Fracture Time!

Quiz: Do You Know The Gestations Of These Species?

Let's Practice Calculating A Constant Rate Infusion (CRI)

POLL: What Heartworm Prevention Does Your Practice Recommend?

Link: Dog Re-united With Owner After 12 Years

Did You Know This About Schirmer's Tear Tests

Link: True Love...Does Your Heart Beat In Sync With Your Dog's Heart?

My Vet Tech Story: Samantha Rowland, LVT, VTS (anesthesia)

Link: Are You A Facebook Warrior?

Infographic: Basic Suture Patterns

Do You Know The Primary Toxic Agent In Chocolate?

The Dangers of Hypertension

POLL: How Do You Feel About Practicing on Cadavers?

Link: Did You Know A Canine Tooth Can Be Saved After Avulsion?

Did you know that Oxyuris Equi is the Equine "Pinworm"?

Link: Synthetic Cadaver Dogs?

For The Love Of Senior Pets

Link: What Is Cat Scratch Fever?

Infographic: Parts of the ECG Wave

Quiz: Name This Arrhythmia In A Draft Horse

You Know You're A Vet Tech If...

POLL: Where Would You Go On Vacation With Your Pet?

Link: Dog In A Hot Car: Would You Break In?

Did you know: The Scientific Name of the Domestic Ferret

Link: Valley Fever In Dogs

My Vet Tech Story: Melissa Ortiz, LVT

Link: Giant Gob Of Gorilla Glue Pulled From Dog’s Gut

Infographic: S.O.A.P. Notes

Quiz: Do You Know How These Parasites Are Treated?

Skin Diagnostics In Pet Patients

POLL: What's Your Favorite Way To Study?

Link: How Dangerous Is That Dog?

Did you know: Enucleation

Quiz: Do You Know These Acronyms in Vet Med?

Vet Tech, Don't Get Hurt At Work

POLL: Did You Work In Vet Med Before Going To Vet Tech School?

How Dogs Sniff Out Diabetes

Did you know THIS about Piglets?

The Art of Anesthesia in Brachycephalic Dogs

Hot Topic: Medical Marijuana For Pets

Animal Mugshots From Around The World!

The Importance of Knowing Anatomical and Directional Terminology

Quiz: What is the Packed Cell Volume in This Patient?

Veterinary Shaming - What to do when you get a Negative Comment

POLL: What is the WORST smell in the clinic?

Can Tornados Can Cause Pneumothorax In Dogs?

Cats and Dogs over the Age of 3 Years

"Browser" the Library Cat Not Evicted!

My Vet Tech Story: Karen Bass, CVT

Training Tips From "Lucky Dog" Trainer Brandon McMillan!

Infographic: Keep your Pets Safe on the 4th of July

Can you name this Condition based on the X-Ray Alone?

Reducing Pet Anxiety During Fourth Of July!

POLL: What do you love most about being a vet tech?

Link: "Rocky 3" the Dog Recovers From Paralysis

Did you know THIS about Propofol?

Link: Lead Exposure In Pets During Flint Water Crisis

How You Can Better Communicate With Clients!

Vet Tech Funny: How Vets Infuriate Their Techs!

Keep your Pets Safe this Summer

Quiz: What arrhythmia or pattern do you see?

Can You Calculate A Drip Rate?

POLL: Vet Tech or Vet Nurse?

Link: Vet Nurse or Vet Tech? Both Sides of the Debate

Fact: Increased Intraocular Pressure

Link: How to WOW Pets and Owners!

My Vet Tech Story: Krystal Baxter, CVT

Link: The Craziest Veterinary Technician Stories

Infographic: Heat Stroke In Your Pet

Quiz: Do You Know These Surgical Instruments?

Rough week? A Guaranteed Laugh with this VetTech Mad-Lib!

ICYMI: Compassion Fatigue Twitter Chat

POLL: What Would You Choose As A Specialty?

Link: Dog Saved From Euthanasia When Tick Is Found!

Horse Sense: Do You Know Your Equine Terminology?

The Art of Triage...Who Goes First?

POLL: Vet Techs, How Many Pets Do You Currently Have?

Link: Signs of Compassion Fatigue

Infographic: The Small Intestine

Quiz: Do You Know Your Urine Crystals?

Tick Diseases on the Rise

POLL:  What task do you like doing the most?

Link: Of Course Dogs Need Hugs!

Bovine Fact: Bovine Mastitis

Twitter Chat: How to Manage Compassion Fatigue in Veterinary Medicine

My Vet Tech Story: Jennifer Katz, CVT, RVT

Qualities of a Good Veterinary Technician

Animal Disaster Preparedness Day

Newly Adopted Pets: Advice for Owners

POLL:  What makes you feel most appreciated at work?

World Veterinary Day Celebration

Twitter Chat: Doing Your Best Dental Cleanings

Learning for Free Using Social Media and Online Resources

Amazing Things Vet Techs Do

Activity Trackers for Dogs?

What is the difference between an RVT, LVT and CVT?

Twitter Chat: Doing Your Best Dental Cleanings

Identifying Vestibular Syndrome

Vet Tech Challenge: Dermatology Case Study

ICYMI: Appropriate Use of Social Media in Veterinary Practice

Getting the Most Out of CE Conferences

Finally: An Updated Rabies Exposure Protocol!

Vet Tech Challenge: Name That Organism!

My Vet Tech Story: Kristin Ardery, CVT

Vet Tech: Do You Want To Be A Specialist?

Twitter Chat: Appropriate Use of Social Media in Veterinary Practice

FOTD: The Medulla Oblongata

Vet Techs: Do You Feel Valued?

FOTD: The Peripheral Nervous System

Are Anesthesia-Free Dental Cleanings Legit?

FOTD: The Central Nervous System

FOTD: The Largest Part of the Brain

FOTD: The SA & AV Nodes of the Heart

Do You Know These Dental Instruments?

FOTD:  Systole

FOTD:  Heart Murmurs

The Top 5 WORST smells in Vet Med!

FOTD:  Valentine's Edition!

ANSWERS:  February VetTech Crossword Puzzle

FOTD:  About Atrioventricular Valves

FOTD:  Missing from a Ferret Anatomy

FOTD:  The Dental Formula for Ferrets

February:  VetTech Crossword Puzzle

FOTD:  Male vs. Female Ferrets

My Vet Tech Story: Devon Ayres, RVT

Vet Tech Challenge: Guess the Diagnosis of These Ophtho Cases!

The Negativity Trap for Veterinary Technicians

A Lesson for Veterinary Technicians on Taking Client Phone Calls

January 21st Twitter Chat:  Managing Pain In Your Patients

My Vet Tech Story: Roxane Rocks, CVT

Bored? Loving Your Vet Tech Job!

Resolutions by Dog and Cat

Staying Safe in the Hospital

Missed the Holiday Toxins Chat? Read it Now!

Holiday Toxins! Join us for a Twitter Chat With Vet Tech Specialist Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC)

One Huge Cyst

My Vet Tech Story: Sandra Lean-Leighton RVT

Missed the Anesthesia Chat? Read it here!

Post-Whelping in Dogs

Nervous About Anesthesia? Join us for a Twitter Chat With Vet Tech Specialist Mele Tong, BA, CVT, VTS


My Vet Tech Story: Casey Lehner-Reden, RVT

Ouch! The Cat That Can't Pee...

Job Outlook for Veterinary Technicians

ICYMI: Twitter Chat Summary on Reducing Anxiety in Pets During Vet Visits!

This Week and Every Week...We Appreciate You!

Join the Fear Free Veterinary Movement!

Join us for a Twitter Chat With Special Guest Mikkel Becker!

My Vet Tech Story: Cindi Israel, CVT

Do You Know How Blood Flows Through The Heart?

ICYMI: Client Communication Twitter Chat Summary

How-To Twitter Chat With Us About Client Communication!

Benefits of Coconut Oil in our Pet Patients

Alert: Xylitol Now In Some Peanut Butters

Chronic allergies...and what is Apoquel?

Celebrating my dogs on National Dog Day!

What Is Your Vet Tech Story?

Mohawk Monday Madness!

Helping Clients Stay Happy!

Assessing Pain in Pet Patients

Teaching Owners About Insulin

What's Really in Your Pet's Food?

Being Prepared During Anesthesia

Veterinary Surgery- What to Expect Radio Show!

Chronic Renal Disease in Pets

Feel the Breeze!

The Dreaded "Plague"

10 Things All Senior Pets Need

What in the World is Canine Influenza?

Core Vaccines and In-house Antibody Titer Testing

National Wildlife Week as a Veterinary Technician

Case Study Quiz: Hypertension and Neurologic Presentation

Rabies Exposure Guidelines: New Study from JAVMA

Free Sample Questions for VTNE Study via

Ebola Virus and Animals

Leptospirosis Review

Review on Eye Testing

Rodenticide Toxicity

Anesthesia Safety

Discussing Anesthesia With Clients

3D Printing for Pets

Golden Retriever Lifetime Study

Nodular Panniculitis

Feline Stomatitis

Canine Cognitive Dysfunction: The Dementia of Dogs

Tail Vaccination in Cats?!

Feline Acromegaly: What is it?


Why Use a Compounding Pharmacy in Veterinary Medicine?

Heat Stroke Case Study

Preventing Dog Bites

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