Episode 28: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine | Veterinary Practice Owner | Life Coach | Podcast Host | Blogger: Julie Cappel

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This week we interviewed Dr. Julie Cappel, who has been a practicing Veterinarian for over 30 years.  For the last 22 years Julie has owned and managed her own Veterinary practice with several Doctors on staff: Warren Woods Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Cappel has a passion for her work, and as a result has decided to take all of her experience and love for the field to share what she has learned with others through her work as a Life Coach or Mentor for other practicing vets… she helps them to find happiness and joy in their work.  She also shares her knowledge/wisdom/thoughts through Dr. Julie Cappel’s Blog and Podcasts “The Veterinary Life Coach Podcast with Dr. Julie Cappel”

We discussed:

  • What it takes to become a Veterinarian
  • Advantages/Drawbacks of a career as a Veterinarian
  • What a typical day is like for a Veterinarian
  • Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • What Veterinary school is like
  • Dr. Cappel’s specialty in small animals and exotic pets
  • A recent surgery
  • Dr. Cappel’s Podcast  – “The Veterinary Life Coach Podcast with Dr. Julie Cappel”
  • Dr. Cappel’s desire to help other vets that are struggling with their profession and her work as a Certified Life Coach and Mentor
  • Personality Assessments – Dr. Cappel and her daughter are very knowledgeable in this area