Here’s what’s coming to The Bridge Club!

Bridge Club community topics are chosen to support professional and personal development while inspiring a stronger, more collaborative industry. Although we do hope you will join us as a virtual or All Access member, registration for virtual events is absolutely free!



September 2019

Feline Health Week (September 23 – 27): 5 days of solutions-oriented, feline-focused conversations hosted by some of the profession’s most notable feline health advocates and experts

The Feline Connection: Veterinary “Celebs” and their cats
Monday, September 23, 2019 7 pm CT

Host Jeannine Taaffe (Kinship) will be joined by “celebrity” feline advocates including Mark Cushing (Animal Policy Group), Dr. Andrew MacCabe (AAVMC), Craig Wallace, and Mario Cabrera (Boehringer Ingelheim) – among others – in a discussion about their very personal investment in feline health

This Bridge Club virtual event kicks off a full week of feline health conversations developed in combination with CATalyst Council Executive Director Dr.Jane Brunt. Register here

Stats on Cats: the Latest Feline Veterinary Data PLUS Top 10 Cat-Friendly Cities Tuesday, September 24, 2019 7 pm CT

The data is daunting but a “glass half full” perspective shows there is tremendous opportunity to have a positive impact on feline veterinary visits. Animalytix’ Travis Meredith hosts a Bridge Club centered around actionable feline visit data. Bonus content! We’ll share top cities for cat lovers!  Register here

This is How We Do It (Feline Visits that Work) Wednesday, September 25, 2019 7 pm CT

Moderated by The Bridge Club, Hosted by Dr. Marcus Brown with contributions from Dr. Jane Brunt and feline practice specialist Tammy Sadek, DVM, ABVP (Feline) who will share their experiences. Ample time will be designated for questions.  Register here

CATalyst Connections: Building a Bridge Between Practices and Shelters  Thursday, September 26, 2019 7 pm CT

Apryl Steele, DVM, President and CEO of the Dumb Friends League in Denver, Colorado, and Dr. Jane Brunt are teaming up for a special Bridge Club overview of successes and positive impact when shelters and veterinary practices team up to help make the at-adoption connection between new cat owners and a veterinary practice. Register here

Our Favorite Feline Hacks  Friday, September 27, 2019 2 pm CT

An open forum where participants (including Ilona Rodan, DVM, ABVP Feline) will bring their favorite work-arounds and hacks. Prizes for best hacks as voted by participants! Moderated by The Bridge Club, this conversation is sure to be a fun way to wrap Feline Health Week! Register here

October 2019

The Veterinary Shortage, Where It’s Heading and an Update from New Data Tuesday, October 15, 2019 7 pm CT

Not long ago, professional veterinary associations were lamenting an oversupply of veterinarians in the US. Not so now, when signing bonuses and solid salaries are available to even newly graduated practitioners.  In thie Bridge Club conversation, Animal Policy Group’s Founder Mark Cushing will share new data and lead an insights-filled discussion on the projected near-term future of supply and demand. Register here

December 2019

The Bridge Club’s Favorite Things Wednesday, December 4, 2019 7 pm CT

It’s time to celebrate the holiday season with our own version of Favorite Things. We have only 35 seats for this event, so grab one early. Register here


Maximum utilization: Veterinary Technicians Around the World

Diversity in the Profession

Connected Care for Cats



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