Author: Malia Friesen

NAVTA Denounces Decision to Permit Veterinary Technician Apprentice Program in Washington State

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bridgewater, NJ – May 6, 2022 – The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) denounces the decision...

May 6, 2022

It’s ok to not be ok

Blog Author: Carra Yoder, BS, RVT PR Committee Member With all the challenges these past two years have brought, I have learned that mental...

May 4, 2022

Licensed Veterinary Technicians Respected – Yet Misunderstood

By Steve Dale, CABC A survey by the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) confirms in short, clients have a high regard for credentialed veterinary...

Meet the 2022 Executive Board – Treasurer

Harold Davis – NAVTA Treasurer Credentials/Certifications: BA, RVT, VTS (ECC) (Anesthesia & Analgesia) Number of years as a Credentialed Vet Tech: 43yrs (46 years...

April 27, 2022

NAVTA-Boehringer Ingelheim Create Scholarship Program For Veterinary Technician Students – Applications are now open to current veterinary technician students

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – April 22, 2022 – The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) and Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc announced...

April 22, 2022

The Mistake That Made Me Who I Am Today

Blog Author: Lorelei D’Avolio, LVT, CVPM, VTS (Clinical Practice-Exotics) CVTS Chair My first veterinary job was cleaning kennels for $5.65/hour, and I loved every...

April 20, 2022

NAVTA Government Relations Committee

Objective The objective of NAVTA’s Government Relations Committee is to develop and carry out government affairs and advocacy strategies, as approved by NAVTA’s Executive...

April 7, 2022

Whoops…Sorry About That, Doc!

Blog Author: Mariel Hendricks, BS, RVT NAVTA Member at Large When I first entered veterinary specialty surgery in 2012 as a “baby technician,” I...

April 6, 2022

Nutrition Tips for Healthier Vet Techs

Blog Author: Vicky Ograin, MBA, RVT, VTS (Nutrition) CE Committee Chair Nutrition is very important for all; this not only includes the patients we...

March 30, 2022

Who’s Involved in the Care of Your Pet When They Go to the Vet? The Answer May Surprise You

MEDIA CONTACT: Robin Pence | rpence@navc.com | M: +1.352.317.8651  Survey finds many pet owners are unaware of the wide range of care provided by...

March 29, 2022