Purdue Veterinary Medicine Showcases College and Profession at Indiana State Fair

Friday, September 2, 2022 Donate to Scholarships Fairgoers watch a veterinary dentistry procedure in the sterile surgery suite located in the PVM tent on the north side of the Indiana…

10 things that have made me a better veterinarian (and made me love my profession again!)

What has made me a better veterinarian and restored my love for this profession? I could begin with obvious answers like enhancing my client communication skills, improving at medical records,…

B.C. to pay $10M to train new veterinarians as those in the profession burn out

British Columbia is doubling the number of seats it will subsidize for first-year veterinary college to address a shortage of animal doctors. Anne Kang, the minister of advanced education and…

Study captures pandemic’s impact on veterinary profession

A study found that the percentage of veterinarians with severe mental distress increased to 9.7% in Fall 2021 compared to 6.4% in Fall 2019, and regression analysis suggests this change…

Obituary: Dr. James Brandt led veterinary profession by example

Dr. James H. Brandt Dr. James H. Brandt was studying engineering when his dog was hit by a car. He wanted to help the injured animal, but didn’t know what…

Veterinarians deal with alarmingly high suicide rate within the profession

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – Suicide has become a major issue in the veterinary industry. A CDC survey found that nearly 1 in 10 veterinarians in this country may have serious…

How ‘family friendly’ is the veterinary profession, really? – News

Dr. Megan Andeer with daughter Anna Photo by Jerry Foss Dr. Megan Andeer enjoys her free time with her daughter Anna. By becoming a practice owner, Andeer could take more…

New plan will promote diversity, inclusion in United Kingdom’s veterinary profession

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons recently released its plan to promote diversity and inclusion at every stage of the UK veterinary profession, starting with school-age children who may be…

Veterinary nurses, technicians need occupation regulated, Singapore Information & Prime Tales

Many veterinary nurses and technicians are calling for their profession to be regulated so that standards can be raised. There are approximately 1,000 to 1,500 veterinary nurses and technicians in…

Veterinary faculties proceed to organize college students to enter occupation

Dr. Sandra Faeh, AVMA vice president and partner in four small animal clinics in Illinois, would have no hesitation in hiring a veterinary school graduate in 2021. “The schools have…