The VIN Foundation is collaborating with the Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation (TVMF) to support veterinary colleagues in need of help in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. GIVE
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We're here to help you learn about being a practice owner

Maybe you have a few years under your belt as a veterinary professional and are thinking you want to exercise that entrepreneurial spirit. But where do you begin if you think practice ownership might be the right choice for you? The Start Up Club is a group of supportive veterinary professionals who have taken the plunge as practice owners and learned to tell about it. Learn from their successes and failures to see if practice ownership might be right for you. 

- This initiative is helpful if you are: a new veterinary graduate, a veterinarian. 

- You can support this initiative by selecting Help for Veterinarians on our give page.

Contact us if you are interested in learning more.

VIN Foundation serves animal- and human-kind by ensuring veterinary professionals have the tools,
confidence and support to thrive. Empowering ONE empowers all. 

What is the need for the VIN Foundation?

Veterinary medicine spans areas including food animal and meat inspection, academia and research, international health and public awareness, as well as cutting edge surgery, diagnostic testing, and medical treatments for every animal species. The strength and health of our pets, agriculture, research, families, and communities depend upon a healthy, vibrant, and strong veterinary profession. Supporting and advocating for individuals within the profession is the heart and soul of the VIN Foundation. By helping veterinary professionals navigate the challenges of their careers, the VIN Foundation is helping to better serve animal- and human-kind.

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ABOUT VIN FOUNDATION

The VIN Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, was created by members of the Veterinary Information Network (VIN) in 2005. VIN is an online community of veterinarians and veterinary students with over 50,000 members worldwide. The VIN Foundation is made possible through generous gifts by individual donors and grants, all gifts made to the VIN Foundation are tax deductible.

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