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You dove into practice ownership with dreams as big as your ambition and you've come a long way, creating a practice to be proud of and managing a great team of people. But now, reality hits hard—the relentless hamster wheel, constant firefighting, and the looming threat of burnout. You're at a crossroads, contemplating leaving the profession altogether. I get it—I've stood where you stand. What do you want? Liberation from the chaos. A break from the hamster wheel, a respite from perpetual firefighting, and the ability to instill sustainability in your practice.

Scared your strategic business skills aren't good enough to stay on top?

Constant firefighting and overwhelm wearing you down?

Is imposter syndrome making you doubt whether you've got what it takes to succeed?

You're not alone in this journey. Many practice owners face these trials, questioning their ability to lead and grow their practice without sacrificing their health or team spirit. It's a struggle between your ambitious goals and the reality of daily challenges—between the vision you have for your practice and the recurring obstacles that seem to block your path.

I've been where you are now—overwhelmed, on the verge of giving up, questioning your every move. But I discovered a way through. My journey taught me invaluable lessons, which I've distilled into actionable steps for practice owners like you. I've helped hundreds of veterinary practices break free from the hamster wheel of operational chaos and step confidently into their roles as successful leaders.

The Plan: From Chaos to Clarity

My plan is tailored to address challenges you face, showing you just where you need to develop personally and what you need to put in place in your business to succeed:

Pain Point

Local Leader

Owner Overwhelm

Thing to Master

Operational Efficiency

Growth Enabler

Hire Practice Manager

  • Personal Transformation: Develop the business skills needed to think strategically and move from reactive to proactive leadership. Break the cycle of imposterism and build the confidence to lead with conviction.

  • Growth Enablers: Implement key processes and a practice management structure that frees you from administrative burdens, allowing you to focus on visionary leadership and the well-being of your team.

  • Philosophical Shift: Overcome uncertainty and frustration by embracing your potential to achieve greatness. Recognize that you are indeed "made of the right stuff" to lead your practice to new heights.

Take The Next Step

  • Step into Leadership: Sign up for our Leaders course and embark on a journey to redefine your role as a practice owner and leader.

  • Management Mastery: Schedule a discovery call to explore how a practice manager can revolutionize your daily operations, freeing you to focus on growth and leadership.

  • Continuous Learning: Engage with our Leadership study and webinars, designed to equip you with the insights and tools for sustainable success.

What is Leaders?


14 hours of on-demand continuing education


Weekly coaching and Q&A sessions with leadership expert Dr. Dave Nicol


Actionable toolkits, resources, and bonus content to ensure your success


Access to our helpful Leaders community

Imagine yourself as a confident and successful CEO, steering a happy and committed team through the dynamic world of veterinary care. Your practice is a testament to effective leadership, operational excellence, and financial sustainability. You've broken the cycle of burnout and emerged as a beacon of hope and inspiration for veterinary practice owners everywhere.

I know you dream of confidently steering a happy team through the intricate world of veterinary practice, but failure to act could lead to a spiral of overwhelm and you giving up and selling up. The choice is yours. Sign up now, break free from the hamster wheel, and let's sculpt the success story you deserve.

Ready to take action?

Register for our Leaders training by filling out the application form and booking a discovery call. Let's kickstart the transformation of your practice together!

Still curious? Watch my webinar on eliminating practice drama and dive into my wealth of podcasts, blogs and other valuable learning content to soak in the knowledge.

How to Run a Successful Veterinary Practice Without all the Drama

Watch our FREE webinar to learn more about how you can effectively run your practice, and avoid staff conflict to maintain a succesful practice.

What People Are Saying

"Outstanding! I was promised it would be transformational and it hasn’t disappointed; this is my Ettinger for leadership!"

 Dr R Turmel

Practice Owner, Canada

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