#071: Money Conversations with Rachel and Suzanne

I am betting every veterinarian and pet owner has a story about how finances profoundly affected them when it came to veterinary care. I’ve shared my story about the weight I felt from frequent economic euthanasia. Money conversations are not just something that...
#071: Money Conversations with Rachel and Suzanne

#071: Money Conversations with Rachel and Suzanne

Let’s talk about money! It’s an important but hard to have conversation when it comes to the veterinary industry. Professionals and experts when it comes to the monetary side of vet med, Rachel Lemcke and Suzanna Cannon talk about their contributions in the field and perspectives when it comes to the effect of vet costs and access to care.

#069: Chipping Away at Access to Care with PetSmart Charities & Dr. Robyn Jaynes

#069: Chipping Away at Access to Care with PetSmart Charities & Dr. Robyn Jaynes

Can increased access to care impact veterinary compassion fatigue? PetSmart Charities, the nonprofit arm of PetSmart, focuses on increasing access to veterinary care for pets nationwide, addressing significant financial, geographic, and professional barriers. In a conversation with Robyn James, the director of veterinary affairs, we explore innovative solutions like payment plans, food bank partnerships, and diverse treatment standards to support pets and their owners effectively.

#068: Hope For A Path Forward with Veterinary Hope Foundation

#068: Hope For A Path Forward with Veterinary Hope Foundation

This episode features perspectives from a variety of voices of the Veterinary Hope Foundation, including Elizabeth Chosa, Laurie Fonken, Ami VanDeventer, and Trish Oberdorf. They provide a 360 view of the VHF mission and address the vital question of happiness in veterinary careers. VHF fosters support, prevention, and community, emphasizing hope for all veterinarians.

#067: Get MotiVETed with Renee Machel

#067: Get MotiVETed with Renee Machel

It’s time to Get MotiVETed! Listen as I talk with founder of Get MotiVETed, Renee Machel. She shares everything GMU has to offer from coaching to self paced courses. You can feel the passion from Renee as we discuss this incredible support component for the vet med community.

#066: Take Control Of Your Career with Steve Oehley

#066: Take Control Of Your Career with Steve Oehley

You can have a rewarding career in vet med in or out of the clinic! Steve Oehley shares his story of burnout to fulfillment. Now, Next Step Vet helps others through personalized strategies based on their strengths. He explains the top three points of his 12 week coaching process and shares tips for how any individual can find renewed professional fulfillment, navigate challenges and build sustainable, rewarding careers.

#065:  Collaboration Over Conflict for Pet Lovers and Animal Service Industry Workers with Debra Hamilton

#065:  Collaboration Over Conflict for Pet Lovers and Animal Service Industry Workers with Debra Hamilton

In the animal service industry conflict is impossible to avoid. Attorney Mediator, Debra Hamilton specializes in helping animal lovers and animal service industry workers in resolving conflict in a peaceful way to the benefit of everyone including the pet. She shares tips to diffuse situations and reduce conflict whether you’re a client, breeder, or veterinarian.

#063: Navigating Euthanasia with Dr. Pam Johnson

#063: Navigating Euthanasia with Dr. Pam Johnson

Euthanasia is a deeply sad reality of the day-to-day of veterinary care. With 30 years of veterinary experience, Dr. Pam Johnson has started a new consulting business, Veterinary Mastermind. She talks with us about the important topic of Euthanasia and how vets can help themselves and their clients navigate the grief of these difficult decisions.