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18 09, 2014

Battle of the Vet Hospital Stars 2014 – Raised Almost $18,000 for PetAid Colorado’s Disaster Services program!

Click here to see more photos from Battle 2014 The third annual Battle of the Vet Hospital Stars event has come and gone, and was bigger and better than ever before.  A grand total of $17,938 was raised for PetAid Colorado Disaster Service’s program through team entry fees, and a team fundraising challenge.  This year, [...]

16 10, 2013

Veterinary Technician Appreciation Week!

Vet Tech Appreciation Week is under way!  We at VRCC are so appreciative of everything our veterinary technicians do, so why not dedicate one week a year to shower them with gifts, food, and other goodies to show them how much we appreciate their hard work and dedication?! Being a vet tech is not easy.  [...]

20 08, 2013

Battle of the Vet Hospital Stars – Event to Benefit PetAid Colorado

VRCC Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Hospital is excited to announce the 2nd annual “Battle of the Vet Hospital Stars” on September 8th, 2013 to help raise funds for PetAid Colorado. $9,600 has been raised through entry fees alone, but with your help, we could reach our goal of $12,000! What is Battle?  48 veterinary hospitals [...]

30 08, 2010

September is National Pet Health Insurance Month

The North American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA) is sponsoring National Pet Health Insurance Month.  I've written about pet insurance before and believe that is does play a significant place in the lives of many pets and their families.  I continue to hear of stories where pet insurance allowed the pet owners to make a [...]

16 08, 2010

National Take Your Cat to the Vet Week

August 16-22 has been designated the 2nd Annual National Take your Cat to the Vet Week.  Feline Pine, maker of natural cat litter, is sponsoring the event.  Their slogan is so fitting "Every dog has his day. We're making sure cats have their day too!"  I've noticed as I've been writing this blog for over [...]

3 05, 2010

Be Kind to Animals Week

The American Humane Society has designated May 2 - 8, 2010 as "Be Kind to Animals Week".  Though this sentiment should be followed year round, it's great to take some time to focus on how we can take action.  So what can you do? 1.  Plan to add a pet to your family?  Consider adopting [...]

15 03, 2010

Poison Prevention Week

Poison Prevention Week starts March 14th and runs through March 20th.    This annual observance was started in 1961 and is designed to highlight the dangers of poisonings and how to prevent them.  More information is available at www.poisonprevention.org.  Although originally created to focus on preventing poisonings of children and adults, this week is a great [...]