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Each student at Penn Foster has an amazing, unique story and voice. We’ll be sharing guest blogs from our Student Ambassadors throughout the year about staying motivated, Penn Foster, and reaching their goals. Elizabeth Sears, a Vet Tech student, has always known what she wanted to be when she grew up, but has had a long journey getting there.

Instead of being the one who actually sets broken bones and treats Fido’s sour stomach, you can help the veterinarians focus on their patients by handling leadership and administrative tasks as the Veterinary Practice Manager. You’ll get to help keep animals healthy, but you’ll do it without getting your hands (quite so) dirty. To get the most out of this growing career field, you’ll want to start working toward a veterinary practice management certificate as soon as possible.

Girl with a dog

At Penn Foster, we have some absolutely amazing students enrolled in a variety of programs. Everyone deserves a shout out, so today we’re shining a light on Jennifer Guidry, Vet Tech Student, Multi-Year Student Ambassador, and military spouse. She made a career change to better fit the military lifestyle using her MyCAA benefits to enroll in Penn Foster College. Here’s her story!

vet tech school checklist

With so many different program options available today, some aspiring veterinary technicians may find it challenging to find the perfect program. Take a look at this checklist that you should keep handy when finding the online veterinary technician school that's the best fit for you.

vet tech specialist

Are you an aspiring veterinary technician specialist? Then we've got the event for you! Join us on Monday, December 19th, 2016 for a free webinar detailing everything you need to know about becoming a vet tech specialist.

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