Dr. Tannetje Crocker

May 1, 2019

Veterinary Internship

We are sharpened and refined as we go through trials in life.  After 10 years as a veterinarian, I can say that my year as an intern was my most difficult yet, and resulted in the greatest growth.  Many studies have shown that while veterinary internships have demanding schedules, are emotionally exhausting, and can cause burnout in some participants; veterinarians who completed an internship would do it all over again. During my internship, I worked up to 80 hours a week.  I had several emotional and physical breakdowns, still I was challenged to BE a veterinarian.  At the end, I […]