Stories about our people, for our people.
Our locations around the country are full of unique people who bring their very best to the veterinary profession every day. Our team members make Encore Vet Group a great place to work and we're dedicated to sharing their stories and achievements!
Encore’s Commitment to Community Cleanup In partnership with Sustainable Saratoga, Encore Vet Group spent the morning of Earth Day cleaning the areas around several major retailers in Saratoga Springs, NY. “This is our second year collaborating as a team to clean up our local community in an effort to reduce the impact of litter in…Read More
Curbside Care: What Did New Clients Miss Out On? Jesi Peck, VetSupport Specialist When I adopted my first dog in March 2021, most veterinary practices were still utilizing curbside care. I have a cat as well, however I take her to a feline-only practice – so I had to find a new clinic for my…Read More
Celebrating Customer Service Representatives & Administrative Professionals! On April 27th we are celebrating our Customer Service Representatives and Administrative Professionals. Veterinary Receptionists are the face of our practices. They provide excellent service to clients and are an essential part of the team. They help pet owners and pets feel calm about being at the practice,…Read More
Celebrating Our First Year of the Student Debt Freedom Award The AVMA recently published statistics around veterinary student debt that highlights what those of us in the profession already know: the student debt load for veterinary graduates continues to soar. The mean educational debt for U.S. veterinary college graduates for 2020 was $157,146. Women graduated…Read More
The Millennial Dog Owner Experience: Driving Fear Free Certification By Jesi Peck, VetSupport Specialist In March 2021, my husband and I adopted a 14-week old mixed puppy from the local humane society during COVID quarantine and named him Holder. He did pretty well during visits to his veterinarian as a puppy. However, once he reached…Read More
Celebrating Women Leading the Way in Veterinary Medicine By Joanne Graham, CVPM SHRM-CP, Education and Training Manager This past week we celebrated International Women’s Day, as part of Women’s History Month. I have been fortunate in my career to be inspired and mentored by many women who have each made their unique impact on veterinary medicine.…Read More
Earlier this month, Encore sponsored and participated in the Cornell Animal Health Hackathon. The Hackathon is a weekend-long event at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. The Hackathon team took the event virtual for the second year to ensure the students could still compete in this annual event safely. There was still plenty of swag, food, networking,…Read More
Everything you need to know in life, you learn in Kindergarten. By Roger Redman, DVM, Director of Partnership Development In Kindergarten, when tasked with the assignment to draw what you want to be when you grow up, I drew a veterinarian. My drawing was a stick person, drawn in green crayon, of a vet with…Read More
5 Steps to Creating Your Dream Culture in 2022! By Brenda Medina, CVPM, CVJ, MVLCE, Director of VetSupport at Encore Vet Group How do you deliver the best possible patient care? By putting people first! Your people and the culture you develop with them are the strongest foundations for assuring exceptional client and patient experiences.…Read More
Encore Vet Group Names Lance Sprinkle President and Chief Executive Officer The former President of EVG assumes the position as CEO Ted Sprinkle, DVM transitions into the Executive Chairman role. January 4, 2022 – Encore Vet Group is pleased to announce that Lance Sprinkle has assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer, as former…Read More