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Globe University Vet Tech Students Travel to Thailand to Work with Elephants

Two veterinary technology students from Globe University – Woodbury campus took their love for animals to a new level by traveling to Thailand to work with elephants. Haley Schommer and Shannon Vesledahl stumbled across a college veterinary service summer program called Loop Abroad. They did some research and decided to apply. Little did they know
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Vet Techs at Eau Claire Campus Host Spay and Neuter Day

The veterinary technology program at the Eau Claire campus is known for helping out. They are always giving of their time and efforts. Recently, the department came together to help out both the Rusk County Animal Shelter and Bob’s House for Dogs. Students and faculty volunteered their time and skills to offer spays, neuters and
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MSB – Rochester Student Makes Impact with Service Learning Project

Service learning projects can be difficult to implement when the project is part of an online class. The project is often a one-person project and it’s sometimes hard to see the impact of one’s work. However, one student at Minnesota School of Business (MSB) -Rochester did see an immediate impact with her service learning project. “I
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Building Your LinkedIn Network as a Vet Tech

You’ve completed your vet tech education and are ready to enter into the career you’ve looked forward to over the last few years. You will find a good number of vet tech jobs available today, but these, like many other positions currently, are highly competitive. What helps you to stand out among the many other
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How to Tell if Your Pet is Suffering from Allergies

The sun is out; the trees are in full bloom, and you may notice that your pet keeps licking its paws into a pink, mushy mess. Pets, like a lot of people, can get seasonal allergies that flare up a few times a year. It can bring some discomfort to your furry friends – like
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Around the Globe: Get to Know Classmate Brittany Krause

Name: Brittany Krause Nickname: Brit Program: Veterinary Technology Expected Graduation date: June 2016 Why did you choose Globe University? I chose Globe University – Appelton because it offered my program close to home. I also liked that it was a smaller campus where teachers’ individual attention can be given to a student. What do you
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Think Twice Before Buying an Easter Pet

You might think Easter is the perfect time to buy a pet rabbit, chicken or duck for your family, however, you might want to think more about it first. First off, you should know that rabbits can live 8 to 12 years, almost as long as cats and dogs live. Rabbits can make great pets, but
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Globe University – Green Bay Vet Tech Program Helps 1,000 Furry Patients

Globe University-Green Bay is celebrating a huge milestone in the community services it offers. The veterinary technology program has just admitted its 1,000th patient! This means more than 1,000 animals from northeast Wisconsin area rescues and shelters have been helped. Many of these animals may not have been able to receive these services if it
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