At some point in their childhood, most little girls want to become a veterinarian. The idea of helping animals in need is appealing and almost heroic in nature. I, too, have had this dream as long as I can remember. My journey to becoming a veterinarian was set in stone when the family dog got […]
Category Archives: Why Veterinarian?
It seems to me that a lot of people gravitate towards choosing a career that is familiar to them and, hopefully, also interests them. When my grandfather was alive he loved to tell me that he was lucky because he found his calling being a small-town dairy veterinarian. He met my grandmother when they both […]
Why I love being an equine vet. At least once a week I have a client tell me that they always wanted to be a vet, but circumstances kept it from happening. In all honesty, there have been days where I think “If only you knew what I have been through today….” Most often though, […]
The million-dollar question “why did you become a veterinarian” and specifically “why equine?” For me, it’s just always been a part of me. My mom tells this story to anyone who will listen from when I was 5 years old and was given the assignment to write my ultimate dream on my dream pillow. I […]