Veterinary technicians and veterinary assistants work together to support the work of veterinarians, but their roles vary in the type of work they’re each authorized to perform. Since becoming a vet tech requires formal education and professional certification, vet techs are usually authorized to perform more clinical tasks.
Kindly read and share this article by WHRO reporter Laura Philion. May we all "paws to be kind" with veterinary providers in Hampton Roads.
Thanks to WAVY-TV for having Ally on the Hampton Roads Show! Get to know Ally Urgent Veterinary Care owners, Dr. Heather Brookshire and Dr. Ashley Powell, learn about their reasons for opening, conditions they treat and their dedication to filling the animal care gap in Coastal Virginia.
Drs. Heather Brookshire and Ashley Powell are launching Ally Urgent Veterinary Care to help relieve the pressure of overloaded emergency hospitals and family veterinarians in Coastal Virginia. The practice offers same-day online reservations and walk-in appointments for non-life-threatening urgent care of pets that need to be seen quickly.