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Veterinary technician salary is on the rise

Veterinary Technician Salary On the Rise

Veterinary Technician Salary is on the rise in the veterinary industry as more practitioners recognize the service and business building benefits of hiring credentialed veterinary nurses. Veterinary Assistant Versus Credentialed Veterinary Technician For those exploring a career in veterinary care and nursing, you should understand the difference between a veterinary assistant and a veterinary technician. […]



The Top 5 Things Your Website Home Page NEEDS

by Kelly Gordon, Web Developer Are you thinking about revamping your veterinary practice’s online presence? Whether you’re the owner, practice manager, or just that lucky person who has been chosen to head up this project, this guide to having a client-focused home page is for you. To be successful you have no choice; you must […]

Bash Halow and Brenda Tassava, veterinary business consultants

Optimizing A Veterinary Business Website

by Bashore Halow, LVT, CVPM Funny how the Internet works. Take some part of your life you’d love to erase and the Internet holds onto it forever, but open up a business that you’d love to tell the whole world about and it’s a never ending battle just to get people to discover its existence. […]

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Strategic Planning


AAHA: The ‘Rescue Remedy’ of the Veterinary Profession

  by Bash Halow, CVPM, LVT You know, sometimes all the team spirit, cupcakes, and casual Fridays in the world aren’t enough to keep team morale up. Sometimes you just need a good ole, hospital-wide project to pull everyone up by their boot straps, get the blood going, and rally the troops.  That something is […]


Mission: Your Company’s Ultimate Destination

by Bash Halow, CVPM, LVT Striving for something more than our day-to-day existence feels great.  Getting out of bed early on your weekend to coach the kid’s baseball team; squeezing in 30 minutes on the treadmill to meet a health goal; making a difference…perhaps even randomly…by assisting a stranger with something they dropped, are the […]

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Staff Training

Why AAHA Accreditation? Vets First Choice at AAHA 2015

Susan Stitzel, CVPM with Jeanne Reardon, practice owner and manager of Cobble Hill Veterinary during their much anticipated reaccreditation visit
Susan Stitzel, CVPM with Jeanne Reardon, practice owner and manager of Cobble Hill Veterinary during their much anticipated reaccreditation visit

As the date approaches for the AAHA meeting in Tampa and the Vets First Choice Sunrise Session, I’m reminded of the enormous benefits of AAHA accreditation.

The Value of AAHA Accreditation

This is the third time, I’ve written about my experience with AAHA accreditation. Over the past 15 years of my career, I’ve helped four practices either become AAHA accredited or reaccredited. Each time, the process has proved to be a milestone in my advancement as a practice manager, as a technician, as a member of a true team, and as a veterinary professional. [Read More…]

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