Veterinary technicians, support staff deserve thanks, patience

2021-10-20

Veterinary technicians, nurses, assistants and support staff are dedicated, highly skilled, hard-working people who care for animals and make significant contributions to human health and welfare, writes veterinarian Cynthia Maro. They work long hours, field customer questions and complaints, and provide hands-on treatment, often with little recognition, she writes, adding that clients should "express appreciation and be patient as the staff look for ways to work you onto the full schedule."

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