article thumbnail

Founder of Project Street Vet named CNN Hero of the Year

AVMA News

Kwane Stewart, the founder of Project Street Vet, was voted CNN’s Hero of the Year and will receive a $100,000 prize and an additional $300,000 from the Elevate Prize Foundation to continue his work providing veterinary care for pets of those experiencing homelessness.

Vet 451
article thumbnail

‘Critter Fixers’ nominated for TV show award

AVMA News

“Critter Fixers: Country Vets” has been nominated for a NAACP Image Award in the category of “Outstanding Reality Program, Reality Competition or Game Show (Series)” and voting by the public is open until February 24.

Vet 445
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

article thumbnail

Chewy to open veterinary practices in Florida, Colorado

AVMA News

The company is launching the practices under the brand name “Chewy Vet Care,” which will offer services including routine appointments, urgent care, and surgery. Chewy will be opening a handful of veterinary clinics in 2024, starting in South Florida and Denver.

Florida 421
article thumbnail

New Arkansas vet tech legislation poses risks to veterinary patients, clients, and practices

AVMA News

The Arkansas state legislature recently adopted a law that will expand veterinary technician specialists’ (VTS) scope of practice. Another bill still under consideration would dilute the educational background required for veterinary technicians to qualify for licensure.

Arkansas 407
article thumbnail

I want to be a Vet Assistant

Reddit Animals

are any Vets or Vet Assistants in this subreddit? If yes please comment or message me privately. I would like to know more about the job and i also wanna know if i am suitable submitted by /u/niciwasntavailable [link] [comments]

Vet 52
article thumbnail

Auxiliary celebrates National Pet Week 2023

AVMA News

The Auxiliary to the AVMA will be celebrating National Pet Week 2023, May 7-13, with the theme “People, Pets & Vets a Perfect Team.”

Pets 324
article thumbnail

Navigating client, staff communication relies on active listening, letting things go

AVMA News

Dr. (..)