Author: Malia Friesen

Grateful for Every Minute

Blog Author: Melissa Evans, CVT, LVT, VTS (ECC) As I thought about this blog post, I realized that writing about gratitude isn’t easy. Yet,...

November 16, 2022

Consent Training For Cats

By Steve Dale, CABC The latest buzzwords among dog trainers are “consent training” or “cooperative care.” I suggest cats can benefit from this practice,...

November 10, 2022

Washington State OKs Controversial Veterinary Technician Apprenticeship Program

NAVTA, Coalition Vow to Appeal Despite strong and compelling arguments by a coalition of veterinary groups to block a proposed apprenticeship in Washington state,...

November 1, 2022

NAVTA and Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA, Inc Announce Inaugural Scholarship Recipients

In celebration of National Veterinary Technician Week, twenty aspiring Veterinarian Technicians receive $2,500 in tuition assistance as part of a new scholarship program created...

October 20, 2022

It’s National Veterinary Technician Week 2022!

Blog Author: Ryan Frazier, BS, LVT NAVTA Board of Directors It is hard to believe that National Vet Tech Week is here! This year...

October 17, 2022

NAVTA Accepting Board Nominations

NAVTA is now accepting nominations for the association’s Board of Directors. Open positions will be: President-Elect* Treasurer Director See below for duties of each...

October 13, 2022

Celebrate National Veterinary Technician Week

Blog Author: Oreta M. Samples, RVT, MPH, DHSc NAVTA Committee Member Has any time in your career ever been as challenging as the last...

October 5, 2022

Nominations NOW Open for NAVTA’s 2022 Veterinary Technician of the Year Award

Do you know an exceptional Credentialed Veterinary Technician who deserves the recognition and praise of the entire profession?  Why not nominate that person for...

September 27, 2022

NAVTA Members Overwhelmingly Approve Bylaws Amendments

September 22, 2022 With a 91.1% approval rate, NAVTA Members have overwhelmingly approved revisions to the Association’s bylaws.  The approval rate far exceeds the...

September 22, 2022

My Human-Animal Bond

Blog Author: Jamie Rauscher, RVT NAVTA President Elect The Human Animal Bond is described best by the AVMA as a mutually beneficial and dynamic...

September 21, 2022