Sharing a blog post written by a veterinarian.
I remember being a young child and dreaming one day of becoming a veterinarian. The thought of working with animals brought me great joy, and I longed to save every furry creature that came across my path. Most everyone knows that I achieved that dream and proudly serve my community as a small animal veterinarian. It makes me happy to help animals in need and to educate pet parents simultaneously. I love my job.
I love my job…at least I keep telling myself that.
To be upfront, I really do have a passion for animal welfare and I honestly cannot see myself doing anything else as a career. Yet I believe there are a lot of misconceptions about my field of expertise by the masses…and even by those who aspire to stand where I stand now.
There is a reason why burnout is so high in my profession…and there is…
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