There are many great veterinary social media accounts- and all platforms have some favorites. Some are great for a laugh, and others are educational or inspiring. Here are a few of my favorites you should definitely check out. If you have favorites, please share in the comments so others can follow too!
- vettechprobs- my #1 favorite account. A compilation of the funniest vet tech memes you will ever see! My go-to place for a guaranteed laugh. They are so funny because they are true.
- vetgirlontherun a combination of funny, educational, and inspiring!
- savvyvettech- (ok, yes this is my account)- some random hospital photos, I have been trying to post more lately. I try to gear toward interesting cases or tips/questions for vet techs.
- iamthat1vt- funny memes and interesting hospital case photos (discretion advised for language)
- dvm360mag- not a super active account but I love their tidbits of wisdom and inspiration, occasional funny post
- jungle_doctor- love this account. I don't get to see many exotics so the photos from this world-traveling vet are amazing to me!
- vetsnobiety- this is a MUST FOLLOW! Very educational and some crazy and interesting cases from around the world!
- dr.zoltan- exotics vet from Hong Kong, amazing photos
- loveone_project- not a vetmed account but wildlife and inspirational
- @DrAndyRoark- account geared toward education/practical learning
- @VetTechPrep- posts with quizzes, infographs, articles, links. Educational information for vet techs and those studying for their VTNE.
- @MeganVTS- educational posts, works for atdove.org, critical care vet tech, great feed!
- @VetTeamBrief-educational, links to articles and current veterinary topics
- @eyerollatthevet- Hilarious account, a MUST FOLLOW for all vet techs!
- Dr. Andy Roark- funny videos and good vetmed related stories
- NAVTA- National Veterinary Technicians Association- the association that supports veterinary technicians; vet tech related information and veterinary articles
- AVMA- American Veterinary Medical Association- breaking news, updates and stories in veterinary medicine
- Veterinary Practice News- one of my favorite magazines, links to articles
- VetGirl- same as the Twitter account above but more in-depth information- funny memes, educational posts, and links to podcasts and continuing education offerings.
- Snout School- great ideas for social media posting for your vet clinics
atdove.org- this channel has instructional videos for vet techs (how to handle fractious cats, how to place an IV catheter, administering vaccines, setting up an anesthesia machine, etc.) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChsuTzIcGC2-6A2LJE5FfkA
- atdoveorg- all Boards
- funnyvet.com- all pins
- bethdsew - Board: Vet Tech
- veterinaryteambrief.com- all Boards
- heather latham- Board: Veterinary Excitement
- Charity Christopher- Board: Oh, The World Of Veterinary Medicine
ViralVet - an app for vets/vet techs and students only. A place for case and photo sharing, highly educational and interesting. This is a free app and I highly recommend. I have seen cases there that I would never see otherwise and a great place to share information.