Author: Malia Friesen

AVMA, VMAE announce profession-wide program to enhance diversity in veterinary medicine

Journey for Teams seeks to educate, inspire and drive change in advancing DEI throughout the profession PHILADELPHIA (July 30, 2022) — “Journey for Teams,”...

August 2, 2022

Meet the 2022 Executive Board – Secretary

Mandy Fults – NAVTA Secretary Credentials/Certifications- MS, LVT, CVPP, VTS- Clinical Practice (C/F) Number of years as a Credentialed Vet Tech- 21 years Why/how...

July 23, 2022

We Need YOUR Photos for National Veterinary Technician Week 2022

Dear NAVTA Members, It’s that time again! National Veterinary Technician Week 2022 will be upon us soon, and we would like to allow you...

July 15, 2022

How to be a leader that people want to follow

Blog Author: Carra Yoder, RVT NAVTA Committee Member Leadership can mean many different things to many other people. If you asked a group of...

July 13, 2022

Are YOU a Leader?

Blog Author: Oreta M. Samples, RVT, MPH, DHSc NAVTA Committee Member Are you a leader? What does that term even mean? For me, I...

July 6, 2022

Fear Free and Today’s Veterinary Practices

By Steve Dale The vast majority of veterinary professionals are very familiar with Fear Free, which was launched in 2016 by Marty Becker, DVM....

Creating a Safe Place

Blog Author: Ryan Frazier, BS, LVT NAVTA Member at Large It is no surprise that diversity in veterinary medicine is lacking. We are seeing...

June 29, 2022

Celebrate Pride

Blog Author: Ed Carlson, CVT, VTS (Nutrition) NAVTA Immediate Past President Pride month reminds me of how fortunate I am to be surrounded by...

June 15, 2022

Why DEI is Important

Blog Author: Harold Davis, BA, RVT, VTS (ECC) (Anesthesia & Analgesia) NAVTA Treasurer Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is a timely and popular topic of...

June 8, 2022

My Bath is My Emotional Safe Space

Blog Author: Jamie Rauscher, RVT NAVTA President-Elect When asked to write an article for May, I was given the guidelines to discuss mental health...

May 11, 2022