Emergency & Critical Care

Episode 22: What it takes to be an emergency care veterinary technician

On this episode of The Vet Blast Podcast, Dr. Christman, speaks with Marlaina Hrosch, LVT, RVT, who explains the ins and outs of the emergency technician role.

The veterinary technician’s role in trauma cases

Technicians can be a huge asset when emergent patients are brought into a veterinary hospital, as this case report illustrates.

Episode 8: Five mistakes to avoid in the veterinary ER

In this episode of The Vet Blast Podcast, Dr. Kristin Welch talks about some common mistakes veterinarians make in the emergency setting.

Neonatal nursing care for high-risk puppies and kittens

Newborn puppies and kittens can become compromised quickly. Here’s what you need to know when caring for these fragile animals.

Possible IMHA dog—now what?

If immune-mediated hemolytic anemia makes you crazy, you are not alone. Here’s the lowdown on diagnosing this confounding disease.

COVID-19: The 'new normal' in an emergency veterinary practice

What does "normal" look like in a 33,000-square-foot emergency and specialty veterinary hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic?