The Veterinary Life Coach Podcast with Dr. Julie Cappel

Dr. Julie Cappel

Hi, I am Dr. Julie Cappel, and I coach veterinarians and others that work in the veterinary field. I am The Veterinary Life Coach. As a working small animal veterinarian and certified life coach, I have a unique perspective on all things Veterinary medicine. My podcast will bring insight and tools for busy veterinarians to improve every aspect of their lives. I talk about stress, overwhelm, compassion fatigue, client issues, relationships, time management, leadership, team building, practice management, and family life. If you are looking for help creating a balance between your work and your life – this is the best podcast. Learn more at

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Episode #209 – An Interview with Dr. Tara Bidgood

Dr. Tara Bidgood graduated from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine-University of Saskatchewan and then practiced in a small animal veterinary hospital in Canada. She worked in academia after completing a clinical residency and doctorate program at NCSU-CVM.  Dr. Bidgood  joined Zoetis as a veterinary specialist teaching continuing education to

Episode #208 – An Interview with Dr. Doug Mader

Dr. Doug Mader is a triple board certified veterinary specialist and has been a veterinarian for over four decades. He is an internationally recognized speaker, has written three best-selling medical textbooks, and numerous scientific publications. He is a seven time winner of the North American Veterinary Community Speaker of the

Episode #207 – An Interview with Dr. Jeff Rothstein

Dr. Jeff Rothstein is a DVM, MBA, speaker, author, and the Co-founder and Co-president of Mission Veterinary Partners ( Dr. Rothstein bought his first veterinary practice within one year of veterinary school and built it into a multi-hospital network, The Progressive Pet Animal Hospitals (PPAH), which he merged into Mission

Episode #206 – An Interview with Dr. Sean McPeck

Dr. Sean McPeck is the owner of Tier 1 Veterinary Medical Center in Palmer Alaska. He is a former Army Ranger who developed his leadership as a Sniper Team Leader and Veterinarian with the US Army Special Operations, 75th Ranger Regiment. Dr. McPeck runs a 20,000 square foot veterinary hospital

Episode #205 – An Interview with Dr. Aaron Massecar

Dr. Aaron Massecar has a PhD in Philosophy from the Uniersity of Guelph.  He is an author, speaker, and the executive director of the Veterinary Innovation Council.  Dr. Massecar is the author of one book and one co-edited book, seven journal articles, and eight book reviews. He has presented at

Episode #204 – An Interview with Andrea Lukac

Andrea Lukac is a  NLP trainer, hypnosis coach, and psychological counselor.  When Andrea entered the working world after studing economics she quickly noticed how unhappy she and the other people around her were in their lives.  Andrea has a desire to assist people to take ownership of their life and

Episode #203 – Showing Up for Yourself

Do you show up for yourself?  We have a tendency to show up for our clients, our family, and our friends, but rarely do we show up for ourselves.  In order to be healthy, mentally and physically, you have to become aware of your goals, and work to follow through.

Episode #202 – An Interview with Dr. Jessie Sanders

Dr. Jessie Sanders, DVM, CertAqV is the owner and cheif veterinarian of Aquatic Veterinary Services. She received her veterinary degree from Tufts University and is the 2020 President of the American Association of Fish Veterinarians and the private practice chair of the Aquatic Veterinary Medicine Committee of the American Veterinary

Episode #201 – Taking Action

In order to feel better and accomplish everything that you want in life you have to take action.  Action gets things done and action changes the way you feel.  Action steps are sometimes difficult to do because they feel awkward or scary.  When you feel fear of failure, you will

Episode #200 – Your Limiting Beliefs

Do you ever feel overwhelmed and stuck in your life?  Those feelings often are a result of your limiting beliefs.  On this episdoe we explore common limiting beliefs and how to uncover them.  Working through your limiting beliefs will show you how to break loose and begin to take action