902.461.0951
vet_tech

Technician Services

What are Registered Veterinary Technicians?

Registered Veterinary Technicians/Technologists (RVTs) are highly trained professionals who work as an integral part of the veterinary medical team.

An RVT has graduated from an accredited program, has successfully completed the Veterinary Technician National Examination and has met all the requirements identified by their provincial professional association.

Further, in order to maintain registered status, RVTs must meet annual continuing education requirements as set out by their Technician’s association.”

Does Full Circle offer nail trims for dogs and cats?

Nail trims can be booked with our Technicians and Vet Assistants, providing the dog or cat is readily handled. We believe in a fear-free approach to care and for this reason, animals who behave aggressively and/or very fearful animals may need sedation to complete a nail trim.

Will Technicians perform anal gland expressions?

Technicians can perform routine anal gland expressions. If they notice anything abnormal, they will report their findings to the Veterinarian.

What special focus areas interest the Technicians at Full Circle?

Our Technicians have unique skills and areas of interest that add considerably to our overall services. For instance, Heather is very interested in whole food nutrition and has been taking additional courses in raw and cooked whole food feeding. She has also been trained to use the Diet formulator program to make balanced diets for dogs and cats. Along with her status as a Registered Veterinary Technician, Kim is also a certified Rehab Technician.

We have been taking both our dog and cat to Full Circle Vet for about four years and have been…

Sarah Hopkins

These vets have a genuine love for all pets! They are committed to my big boy's health and are offering…

Vanessa Mignault

These vets came highly recommended to me by another vet... unfortunately due to my own life circumstances I did not…

Christa Bedwin

Top notch care for your fur Babys

J Moss

Extremely professional. I will only bring my pets here because the care they receive is second to none!

Derek Wilson

Blog

halloween puppy

Fun Halloween Safety Tips for Pets

Treats for everyone! Many human treats on Halloween are toxic to pets.

Read More
See All Articles