National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America

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Obesity Prevention Day

October 8, 2014 According to last year’s survey by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, an estimated 57.6 percent of cats and 52.6 percent of dogs in the U.S. are considered overweight or obese. In addition to a decreased life-expectancy, animals that are ove
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APOP 2014 Pet Obesity Study

September 15, 2014 The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) is collaborating with veterinarians across the United States to conduct its eighth annual National Pet Obesity Awareness Day study that aims to quantify the extent of obesity prevalence in dogs and cats th
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Date: November 1, 2014
ON DEMAND WEBINAR: Detailed 5 Part Simple and Surgical Extraction Series in the Dog & Cat
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Date: November 1, 2014
Feline Dentistry
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Date: November 1, 2014
Internal Medicine: Advanced Concepts in Small Animal Urology
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Kansas Registered Veterinary Technician Week

October 1, 2012

Have you heard? Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback signed a proclamation naming Oct. 14 to 20, 2012, as Kansas Registered Veterinary Technician Week (which is the same week as the National Veterinary Technician Week). Kansas Veterinary Technician Association (KVTA) went to the Kansas State Capitol in Topeka. Representatives, Vicky Ograin, MBA, RVT, KVTA secretary and treasurer and NAVTA secretary, and Mary Berg, BS, RLATG, RVT, VTS (Dentistry) KVTA president-elect, attended the proclamation signing ceremony with Gov. Brownback.

To see a larger version of the proclamation, click on the image.