National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America

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Date: March 12, 2015
AAHA Tampa 2015
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Date: March 12, 2015
Sunshine and CE in Picturesque Sedona, AZ
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Date: March 15, 2015
Pharmacology: Conquering the Basics of Drugs
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:: NAVTA News ::

Hill's Strengthens Partnership with Minnesota Urolith Center; More than 85,000 canine and feline urinary stones analyzed in 2014

January 6, 2015 TOPEKA, Kan. (January 6, 2015) - Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. has extended its partnership with the Minnesota Urolith Center (MUC) to reduce the worldwide incidence of urinary disease in companion animals and to enhance the global veterinary care of pets wi
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2nd Annual NAVTA Case Presentations at NAVC; Saturday January 17, 2015

December 24, 2014 Join NAVTA and these superb veterinary technicians as they present some very interesting cases!
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Giving Back

Opportunities to Give Back


Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) aids abandoned or homeless animals and promotes the positive impact that animals have on our lives.

Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) is a nonprofit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships.

Eden Alternative provides an alternative to the current environment most of us see in nursing homes by adding resident animals. 

The unique JOSH program offers an opportunity for veterinary and human medicine to join together to offer comfort to clients and patients alike.


Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams (VMAT), established by the AVMA and supported by the AVMF, provides veterinary-related emergency preparedness, response and recovery efforts for animals effected by disasters.

The No Paws Left Behind program makes veterinary care possible for sick or injured pets when they have been abandoned or when their owners are experiencing financial hardship.


Leader Dogs for the Blind provides dog guides to people who are blind and visually impaired to enhance their mobility, independence and quality of life.


ASPCA was formed to alleviate the injustices and cruelty animals face.

 

Mentoring is an avenue that Veterinary Technicians can choose to "Give Back" to the community and make a difference in the life of a child or young adult. And, of course, volunteering your time to a local shelter or rescue organization is always a great way to give back.