Regional Meetings and CE

Watch for more CE opportunities coming soon

Continuing Education Opportunity 

The Southeast Veterinary Referral and
Merritt Veterinary Supplies Center are hosting a CE event

Tuesday January 31, 2017 at 6:30 PM

Neurological Emergencies

Presentation by: Dr. Michael A. Wong

University Of Miami
1245 Dauer Drive, Hurricane Room 100
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Please register online

Click here to register


inations for Veterinary Technician of the Year

Deadline: January 15th

This award will be presented to a FVTA credentialed technician who has been an active member of the association, providing leadership and contributing to the association and overall betterment of the industry.


for Technician Student Scholarship

Applications Due by January 15th

To apply for an FVTA veterinary technician student scholarship, complete the application form, answer a few questions, and have an instructor or veterinary professional write a recommendation letter!



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Online CE Opportunity

Morris Animal Foundation and the National Association of Veterinary 

Technicians in America (NAVTA) Present:
“Veterinary Technician's Guide: 
Understanding the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study”

Click here for link

Presented by:
Kelly Diehl, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVIM (SAIM)
Study Specialist, Morris Animal Foundation


Monthly Member meetings are held online at the

VSPN meeting room at 8:00pm on the last Thursday of the month  

Email reminders are sent to all active members



is a 4 yr old guinea pig that joined our family when the person who originally owned him discovered her child was horribly allergic. He let's my son carry him all over and even likes to take weekend trips with us. Dragon loves attention and doesn't like to share his pettings with the dog. If we stop petting him, to pet the dog, he will reach over and nip at the dog until we go back to petting him. Don't worry, the dog figured it out and nudges his way between our hand and Dragon.

Dragon does get curious which resulted in his getting stuck in the log. He waswalking around, with the log around his middle, but could not see where he
was going. My first thought was of Pooh and being stuck in Rabbit's house. Idec ided I couldn't wait for him to lose weight so I freed him. He has never crawled through that opening again.
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