The Veterinary Innovation Podcast covers the most interesting, exciting, and controversial topics in the industry today. Veterinary technology entrepreneurs Shawn Wilkie and Dr. Ivan Zakharenkov chat with industry leaders and innovators about the biggest challenges they’re facing - and how they’re overcoming them.
Kelly Cronin | VetTechLife
There are several things that veterinary staff need to do to keep clinics running that they likely never learned in school. This week, Shawn & Ivan welcome Kelly Cronin of VetTechLife for a conversation about innovative veterinary training programs.
Kelly recommends Everything is Figureoutable by Marie Forleo (amzn.to/3CBzVxZ).
Learn more about Kelly at vettechlife.com.
Jeff Barnes | Aimalojic
The idea of filtering human blood to remove toxins is not new, but applying that concept to veterinary medicine can help save lives. This week, Shawn & Ivan speak with Jeff Barnes of Aimalojic about blood filtering devices for veterinary medicine.
Jeff recommends Zoobiquity by Dr. Barbara Natterson-Horowitz & Kathryn Bowers (amzn.to/3nCTjGO).
Learn more about Jeff at aimalojic.com.
Aaron Oaks | United Pet Care
Even though 75% of the workforce has a pet at home, only 2% of those pets are insured. Why such a disparity, and how can we increase the rate of adoption for insurance? This week, Shawn & Ivan welcome Aaron Oaks of United Pet Care to discuss pet benefits.
Aaron recommends Pet Nation by Mark L. Cushing (amzn.to/3nduyk1) & The Lean Startup by Eric Reis (amzn.to/3BQanwG).
Learn more about Aaron at unitedpetcare.com.
Janel Young | Pet Owner Diary
More and more, creating and maintaining a loving relationship with a pet is becoming the primary reason for many to have one. This week, Shawn & Ivan speak with Janel Young of Nava Pets about the differences between pet parents and pet owners.
Janel recommends Dogs (bit.ly/3ydFoZ7).
Learn more about Janel at petownerdiary.com.
Dr. Beth Davidow | The Veterinary Idealist
Empowering clinic employees to reduce areas of friction can result in a higher-quality medical experience for all, This week, Shawn & Ivan welcome Dr. Beth Davidow of the Veterinary Idealist to talk about improving the quality of veterinary medicine.
Beth recommends Radical Candor by Kim Scott (amzn.to/3DcC2JP).
Learn more about Beth at vetidealist.com.
Edgar Goluch | QSM Diagnostics
Mail-in testing became more widespread due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but the method can also be applied to testing for infectious diseases in pets. This week, Shawn & Ivan speak with Edgar Goluch of QSM Diagnostics about pseudomonas bacteria testing.
Edgar recommends High Output Management by Andrew Grove (amzn.to/3AO77RU).
Learn more about Edgar at qsmdiagnostics.com