Dental assistants and other veterinary professionals are working overtime to save the lives of pets.
Dental assistant schools and certified nursing assistants are popping up all over the country, and many vets are using their certifications to help them get the pets the help they need.
Here are the steps you should take to help get your pet’s food and water back:1.
Get a copy of the dog’s medical records.
Pet owners often ask why their dog needs a new prescription, but veterinarians say vets don’t always have enough paperwork to track a dog’s medications and how they work.
Dental assistants at veterinary schools and other training schools can help you get the paperwork, along with a copy.2.
Bring the veterinary records back to the office.
A veterinary clinic may ask you to fill out an online form or call the office to get your paperwork.3.
Bring your prescription.
If you haven’t gotten your prescriptions from your veterinarian, you can bring them to the dental assistant school or to a vet clinic.
You’ll need to sign a waiver and provide the address and phone number of the office where you signed up.
The form will ask for proof of the vet’s signature, such as a prescription, a signed contract or an order.
If the forms are expired or incomplete, they may not be accepted.4.
Contact the office and get a copy or copies of your pet veterinarian’s paperwork.
If your pet is in a home where there’s a lot of medication and you can’t get it back, ask the veterinarian to fill the paperwork out at the local vet office.
The office will usually be able to help you find the paperwork you need.
If it’s not available, ask them to fax it to you.5.
Contact your local vet clinic to see if they can help.
A vet clinic in your area might be able for you to find a vet that can get your veterinary prescription back.
You may have to wait up to a week for the prescription to be processed.
In some cases, the office will have to make sure your veterinarian approves the paperwork.
You can find a list of vets in your city and county.6.
Call the office that approved your prescription to let them know you need the prescription.
The office will call the owner to let him know the paperwork is ready.7.
Bring it back to your veterinarian.
Once your prescription is approved, you will need to return it to your vet clinic, where the form will be processed, and you will have your paperwork processed.
The vet office may ask the owner for a receipt or credit card, but you’ll need both.8.
Wait for your vet to sign off on the form.
If he doesn’t, it’s still your responsibility to get the form approved by the office before they give it back.9.
If needed, write a letter.
The letter should say what’s wrong with your pet, and why you need help.
The person that signed the paperwork should be the veterinarian you contacted to get it approved.
The paperwork should also say where you’re getting the medication, where you live and the date your pet needs the medication.
The forms are usually in person.
The vet office usually won’t be able a phone number or address.
If you’re unsure about what to say to your dog’s vet, the best thing to do is call them and ask what’s happening.
They’ll tell you what’s going on, and it may be helpful to write down everything you told them.