Thinking about Specializing?

Due to a growing interest among veterinary technologists to attain a higher level of recognition for advanced knowledge and skills in specific disciplines, the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) developed the Committee on Veterinary Technician Specialties (CVTS).  The Committee provides a standardized list of criteria and assistance for societies interested in attaining Academy status. The NAVTA Committee …

RRC AHT Class of 2017

Congratulations to the recent Red River College Animal Health Technologist Class of 2017.  Wishing you all the best on writing the VTNE and in your new career as a veterinary technologist! Back row left to Right: Megan Thompson, Kellea Thomson, Lavina Gerbrandt, Carly Dreger, Jackie Elias, Courtney Peters, Sydney Shand, Hayley Stewart, Jamie Thomas, Jessica Toews, Jenessa Harms, Courtney Smith, …

Surgery Doesn’t Have To Be Scary

Many elective procedures provide health benefits to your beloved pets. These surgeries are planned ahead of time and not done on an emergency basis. While surgery of any kind can sound scary, these are routine procedures that present minimal risk and provide benefits of prolonged health to your pet. continue reading