Voting is now open for the 2019 American Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards™, sponsored by Zoetis Petcare.

Vote for your favorite veterinarian and veterinary nurse each day until 12pm Pacific Time on August 8! The contestants’ narratives included below were written by the supporters who nominated them.

Voters must be U.S. residents, at least 18 years of age, must use a valid email address, and cannot use multiple email addresses for voting more than once each day. Voters must vote for a veterinarian and veterinary nurse for votes to be accepted.