Everyone loves on vet techs during National Veterinary Technician Week, but the rest of the year many of them don't get the recognition and respect they deserve. Here are veterinary technician and doctor confessions on the special abilities—and sad situation—of the talented certified technician.
Gone are the days when a veterinarian would allow pain to linger because it would soon subside, right? Sadly, not in every clinic. Here are some signs and situations to look for so you can step in and save the day.
Nat Geo WILD's Animal ER in a Houston specialty practice showcases how hard veterinarians and their teams work, how the wonders of modern medicine reach all the way to pets, and where that money from the vet bill goes. (Hint: Better medicine.)