What does AAHA mean?

When you go to a human hospital, you know that standards exist to accredit the facility in which you seek health care. When you take your pets to the veterinarian, do you ever wonder what criteria exist to evaluate the quality of a veterinary practice? Did you know that accreditation of veterinary clinics, is completely voluntary and less than 20% of North American veterinary hospitals meet the strict standards set by American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)? Continue reading “What does AAHA mean?”

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Just a Technician

Just a technician?

Here we are in the middle of October and we have landed smack dab in the middle of National Veterinary Technician Week. Always celebrated during the third week of October since 1993 this week provides an opportunity to recognize veterinary technicians’ contributions to the field of veterinary medicine. Continue reading “Just a Technician”