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Welcome to VSPN

The Veterinary Support Personnel Network is all about bringing together members from all over the world to interact with each other, teach each other and learn from each other. As a member of VSPN, you'll have access to thousands of colleagues worldwide who want to help you and your patients - 24 hours a day! Benefits for VSPN members include access to the online version of the VSPN Notebook®, community message boards, rounds sessions and an extensive library of past rounds transcripts and handouts. We offer over 50 continual education courses per year taught by leaders in the field of veterinary technology.

Become a part of an interactive community for veterinary support personnel, by veterinary support personnel.


The VIN Foundation helps veterinary professionals navigate the challenges of their careers by supporting and advocating for individuals within the profession. The support group, Support4Support is a VIN Foundation initiative that helps support staff who are experiencing struggles with life or work issues.

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VSPN Rounds
VSPN Unity Rooms: VSPN Rounds | VSPN Meeting Room | VIN/VSPN RoundsRecent Rounds Transcripts
All sessions will be held in the VSPN Rounds room unless otherwise noted.
NOTE: As of the end of September 2016, members are reporting issues using Unity with Firefox and Safari browsers. Mac users please use Chrome as an alternate brower; PC users please try Chrome, Internet Explorer or Edge browsers.

December 2, 2016; 9:00 pm EST
Behavior Rounds
Host: Sherrie Yuschak, AAS, RVT, VTS (Behavior)

Sunday, December 4, 2016; 4:00 pm Alaska Time
AKVTA General Membership Meeting
This meeting will take place in the VSPN Meeting Room and will feature audio

Sunday, December 4, 2016; 8:00 pm Mountain Time
WyVTA General Membership Meeting
This meeting will take place in the VSPN Meeting Room

Sunday, December 4, 2016; 9:00 pm EST
I Passed My VTS, Now What?
Hosts: Brandy Helewa, CVT, RVT, AAS, VTS (ECC) and Liz Hughston, MEd, RVT, CVT, VTS (SAIM, ECC)
This session will feature audio

Sunday, December 11, 2016; 9:00 pm EST
Transitional Cell Carcinoma
Host: Lisa Rudolph, BAS, CVT, VTS (CP-Canine/Feline, SAIM)
This session will feature audio

VIN/VSPN Continual Education
VIN/VSPN CE Portal | VSPN CE Catalog

Puppy and kitten wellness visits are opportunities to help clients learn how to care for their new pet to be able to live a long and healthy life. This basic course taught by Thomas Hansen, DVM, DABVP (Canine and Feline Practice) will provide an overview of pediatric care including wellness visit topics, vaccination protocols and common health conditions.

  Cat Clowder Cuisine Conundrum

Abstract of the Week   
  Frequency of Undetected Glove Perforation and Associated Risk Factors in Equine Surgery

Website of the Week 
  Tufts Clinical Nutrition Service

Criteria for Membership: To join the VSPN community, you must be employed under the direct supervision of a licensed veterinarian or enrolled in an AVMA or CAAHT approved veterinary technology program. VSPN membership is free.
Please look at this Help and Hints for completing a VSPN application. Students, please provide the month and year for graduation on the education area of your application.
When you complete your application, your information will be reviewed. If you have not heard from us within 48 hours about the status of your application, please email help@vspn.org
MyVSPN is a portal where you can update information such as credentials, email address, home or work information, print out a yearly statement of your CE courses and check CE certificates. To learn more about MyVSPN, please see our FAQ Help Page.
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