Dr. Dan Gets Ukelele Lessons From a Vet Student

Dr. Dan Gets Ukelele Lessons From a Vet Student

Our Dr. Dan Markwalder knows how scary being in a veterinary hospital can be to his externs. Since mentorship is a two-way street, he’s jumping in to learn non-veterinary skills from the students coming through his Chicago-area clinics. In this episode, Dr. Dan...
What Can a Veterinarian Learn from a DJ?

What Can a Veterinarian Learn from a DJ?

To get out of his comfort zone, our very own Dr. Dan Markwalder spent time with several of his associate veterinarians and externs to learn about things they’re passionate about outside of veterinary medicine. There was an interesting side effect: Dr. Dan ended up...
Why is it so Hard to Hire in Veterinary Medicine?

Why is it so Hard to Hire in Veterinary Medicine?

No matter where I go and speak – I hear the same drumbeat – “I can’t find any doctors or veterinary technicians.”    Well, with the veterinary industry growing at an annual rate of 4% since the 2008/2009 recession and with unemployment standing around 1.7% for...