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Surviving Radical Vet Industry Changes

In each episode you’ll hear from host Mary Schwartz and passion driven individuals on their ideas, best practices and stories on surviving radical vet industry changes. We will provide you with actionable tips on adopting a CareFirst Approach.

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Hiring the right veterinary talent is a unique challenge, and a common struggle for veterinary practices is not only finding an amazing candidate with the proper skills needed to put care first, but also someone who fits in with your team dynamics. If you own or manage a veterinary practice, you may have questioned how to attract qualified candidates while competing with other practices. How can a clinic show their value, mission, and purpose in the hiring process amidst the hiring crisis taking place in today’s market?

In this episode, you’ll hear from Andrew Luna, founder and CEO of Hound, as well as Rebecca Rose, Outreach Specialist for Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice. Along with your host, Mary Schwartz, they’ll discuss practical solutions to set veterinary leaders up for long-term success and find your dream candidate.

Also, in honor of Pet Insurance Month, we welcome special guest Melissa Gutierez of PetsBest Insurance to give some insight in how to talk to your clients about pet health insurance.

Check out the PetDesk, in collaboration with Pets Best and CareCredit, The Cost of Pet Ownership and How to Prepare September 2022 Content Pack!

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Thousands of veterinary practices use PetDesk to assist their staff, expand their business, and guide clients to better care. With PetDesk's 5-star rated mobile app, automated reminders, texting platform, and other engagement tools, clinics retain their best clients that put care first and find more "CareFirst" clients just like them. All for a less stressful, more successful clinic.

PetDesk helps clinics put care first by arming veterinary staff with a platform that allows them to step back into clients' decision-making, guide them to better care for the pets, and expand their share of care.

Together, clinics and PetDesk can fight back against commoditized veterinary care offered by big-box retailers, and create a CareFirst world that enables pets to live longer, healthier, and happier lives.

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The Team

Judie Vegh

Judie Vegh is PetDesk's Manager of Content Marketing. With nearly 20 years of content and storytelling experience, Judie is passionate about exploring topics that affect the veterinary industry, and ultimately the care and love of pets.

Mary Schwartz

Mary Schwartz, CVT is the Solutions Consultant at PetDesk. With a veterinary career that spans over a decade, Mary is focused on helping veterinary professionals improve the industry one independent clinic at a time.