Podcast: One Veterinarian’s Struggle with the Decision to Rehome

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Welcome to the Veterinary Breakroom! In the breakroom, Alyssa Watson, DVM, and Beth Molleson, DVM, discuss the important, relevant topics affecting veterinarians today. As veterinarians, we often feel the weight of responsibility when faced with animal-related challenges, especially when they involve our own pets. In this episode, Dr. Alyssa and Dr. Beth have an open and honest conversation about the hurdles each of them experienced when welcoming a new pet into their homes. Tune in as they discuss the perception that rehoming a pet due to behavioral or medical issues is a personal failure, including Dr. Alyssa's journey to find peace with the difficult choice of rehoming a dog she had attempted to adopt.

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The Team:

  • Alyssa Watson, DVM - Host

  • Beth Molleson, DVM - Host

  • Alexis Ussery - Producer & Multimedia Specialist

This podcast recording represents the opinions of Dr. Alyssa Watson and Dr. Beth Molleson. Content is presented for discussion purposes and should not be taken as medical advice. No guarantee is given regarding the accuracy of any statements or opinions made on the podcast.