54 episodes

Tails from a Vet Tech is a podcast dedicated to highlighting, educating, and advocating for veterinary, shelter, and behavior animal professionals. Our mission is to provide education, information, and dialogue that will create a supportive environment that empowers animal professionals to take care of themselves and the animals they work with. Tabitha and her amazing guests share reflections and experiences from their lives in shelter and vet med. We will have thought-provoking conversations about the ugly and beautiful moments and share success stories with the goal of supporting and inspiring others.TFAVT is hosted by Tabitha Kucera (Elite Fear Free and Low Stress Handling RVT, VTS (Behavior), Certified Cat Behavior Consultant, Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner) In addition to doing this podcast Tabitha also owns her own business, Chirrups and Chatter, and loves doing speaking engagements all around the world! 

Tails from a Vet Tech Tabitha Kucera

    • Science
    • 4.9 • 12 Ratings

Tails from a Vet Tech is a podcast dedicated to highlighting, educating, and advocating for veterinary, shelter, and behavior animal professionals. Our mission is to provide education, information, and dialogue that will create a supportive environment that empowers animal professionals to take care of themselves and the animals they work with. Tabitha and her amazing guests share reflections and experiences from their lives in shelter and vet med. We will have thought-provoking conversations about the ugly and beautiful moments and share success stories with the goal of supporting and inspiring others.TFAVT is hosted by Tabitha Kucera (Elite Fear Free and Low Stress Handling RVT, VTS (Behavior), Certified Cat Behavior Consultant, Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner) In addition to doing this podcast Tabitha also owns her own business, Chirrups and Chatter, and loves doing speaking engagements all around the world! 

    Kitten Kindergarten featuring Juliette Nash

    Kitten Kindergarten featuring Juliette Nash

    Join us in this episode as Tabitha interviews Juliette Nash, the Community Animal Training Manager at the San Diego Humane Society, to explore the crucial topic of kitten socialization. Learn about the significance of the socialization period, the effects of positive and negative social experiences, and how programs like Kitten Kindergarten teach kittens life skills and set kittens and caregivers up for lifelong success. Juliette shares her expertise on this essential early training and educa...

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Show Update!

    Show Update!

    Tabitha shares a quick update on the show and our new release schedule.New Episode coming June 17, 2024!!! TikTok: @behaviorvettech Facebook & Instagram: Facebook and Instagram Support the podcast via social media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/TailsFromRVT Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TailsFromAVetTechPodcast Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tailsfromavettech

    • 3 min
    Shelter Strategies for Success featuring Cameron Moore

    Shelter Strategies for Success featuring Cameron Moore

    In this episode, we delve into shelter operations with Cameron Moore, a consultant at Maddie's® Shelter Strategy and Operations. Cameron shares practical recommendations that have positively impacted shelters without requiring any extra resources. She discusses overcoming barriers involving the public and offers advice for post-pandemic challenges faced by shelters. Cameron Moore is a Maddie’s® Shelter Strategy and Operations Consultant and attended the College of Veterinary Medicine at...

    • 51 min
    Paws & Pixels: Unleashing Digital Strategies featuring Mychelle Garrigan

    Paws & Pixels: Unleashing Digital Strategies featuring Mychelle Garrigan

    Join us as we uncover the secrets to expanding your online influence, whether you're a behavior professional, veterinary hospital, or animal shelter. In this episode, we're joined by Mychelle Garrigan, founder of Firelink Digital Marketing, who shares expert insights and strategies to elevate your online presence. From effective website design to engaging social media tactics, compelling storytelling, and insightful data analytics, Mychelle provides actionable tips to reach a broader audience...

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Implementing Fear-Free: Tips & Insights featuring Jessica Benoit (RVT, CPDT, KPA CTP, Fear-Free Certified Trainer)

    Implementing Fear-Free: Tips & Insights featuring Jessica Benoit (RVT, CPDT, KPA CTP, Fear-Free Certified Trainer)

    In this episode, we delve into the complexities of implementing positive changes, particularly focusing on fear-free practices within veterinary hospitals and animal shelters. Tabitha, who has facilitated Fear Free implementations in numerous practices and shelters, and Jessica, a co-owner of a Fear Free certified practice, join forces to share invaluable tips, techniques, and insights. Together, they debunk common Fear-free myths and address the challenges that veterinary professionals may e...

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Compassionate Veterinary Care: Navigating Pet End-of-Life Journey featuring Dr. Amy Adoryan and Dr. Nicole Santabarbara

    Compassionate Veterinary Care: Navigating Pet End-of-Life Journey featuring Dr. Amy Adoryan and Dr. Nicole Santabarbara

    Join us for an insightful conversation with Dr. Amy and Dr. Nicole from Lap of Love, as they share their career journey and passion for veterinary hospice and in-home euthanasia. Delving into topics such as effective communication, collaboration with veterinary professionals, challenges faced, and staying updated on advancements, they offer invaluable insights into providing comprehensive end-of-life care for pets. Learn about the role of pain management, tailoring approaches to individual pe...

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

JMRVT ,

Fantastic Energy!

This is the podcast that vetmed has been waiting for! Tabitha brings a positive energy and asks all the pertinent questions. More please!

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