Blog Posts Archive - Loop Abroad
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Behind-the-scenes advice for your journey to become a vet

How do I get ready for my first trip abroad?

February 4, 2020

So, you have finally booked your first trip abroad, but how do you prepare for it? What should you pack? What should you expect? Here are some top tips to get you started.

What is One Health?

January 29, 2020

Few people actually know what “One Health” means or why schools are starting to make it such a core piece of their curricula. So, what is One Health and, maybe more importantly, why do we need it?

Making My Vet Dream a Reality

January 22, 2020

My dream of becoming a veterinarian began similar to many others, as I was just a little girl who loved animals. This dream grew into a goal as I grew older.

Strengthen Your Vet School App with Study Abroad

January 18, 2020

In a field of essays rambling on about canines and bovines, nothing says unique like the first person encounter from a student that was able to study right alongside veterinarians— the people they aspire to be— with exotic animals in exotic locations.

How I Improved my GRE Score for Vet School

January 15, 2020

You are looking to improve your GRE score for vet school, but how? Standardized testing is never easy to prepare for, especially when you know a lot of schools take your GRE scores into consideration for admission.

Comparing Vet Schools: Which One is Right for Me?

January 12, 2020

This school, that school, vet school, no school? There are so many choices when deciding which vet school to study at; how do I choose? First things first, I need to know my options!

Loop Alum Shares High School Study Abroad Experience

January 10, 2020

The first time I ever held a scalpel was in Thailand. I was seventeen, and all I knew was that I wanted to be a veterinarian.

Discovering My Career Path through Study Abroad

January 3, 2020

I knew pursuing a veterinary study abroad program was the perfect opportunity for me because it would help me determine whether I actually wanted to take the necessary steps in becoming a veterinarian or find another job that incorporated conserving wildlife.

"This was a great learning experience! We were able to spend a lot of time with the vets and they were constantly answering questions and sharing their knowledge. Strongly recommend this trip!"

Andrea G., Thailand College Veterinary Service 2016

Wright State University, Dayton, OH