Vet Tech Voices
NAVC Spark! celebrates veterinary technicians by highlighting their stories and having conversations that matter to them. Click through this gallery of videos and pictures that paint a picture of this smart, dedicated, and compassionate segment of our veterinary community.
For the Love of Animals: Vet Tech Origin Stories
Find out how these technicians pawsitively fell in love with the Vet Tech Life.
Human Nurse or Veterinary Nurse? How about both!
Cristall Short had a long career as a critical care nurse before she decided to add Registered Veterinary Technician to her resume. Here, she discusses her trajectory and how the two roles compare.
#thatvettechlife — It's No Cakewalk!
The Challenges and Stressors of Being a Vet Tech
Veterinary technicians juggle everything from financial to emotional stressors and more.
How a VTS Changed This Tech's Life
Benita Altier hit financial rock bottom as a veterinary technician and single mother of two. But with some luck and a lot of hard work, she earned her dentistry specialty and her life took on a whole different trajectory.
#thatvettechlife – You Wouldn't Trade It for the World!
You Take the Good With the Bad
And there’s a whole lot of good! Hear more from these technicians.
Tech Tales – Tales From the Clinic
Like Tales From the Crypt, but way cuter.
For the Vet Tech Field, The Future Looks Bright!
What kind of future do you see for yourself or for the field?
Banfield: Elevating Veterinary Technicians
The conversation around how to better utilize support staff in the clinic has been growing steadily. Now Banfield Pet Hospital has gone a step further with a pilot program that tests what better utilization of technicians looks like in practice.