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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Hack your (veterinary) life

dvm360.com - Aug 05, 2016

You've probably heard the term "lifehack." Here's why it's relevant to your life as a veterinary professional. (With an educational grant provided by Boehringer Ingelheim) ...

Clinical updates

Best of the updated spay-neuter guidelines

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Sep 29, 2016

Task force member Dr. Philip Bushby discusses what he feels is the most important message delivered in the update.

Client handout: Why punishment fails, and what works better

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Sep 29, 2016

Use this handout to show clients this should not be the first training method of choice.

Clinical Rounds: Meningioma in a 9-year-old chocolate Lab

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Sep 28, 2016

The brain—a dense and intricate collection of neurons and glial cells that controls all things. When tumors invade—even the covering of the brain, the meninges—it seems an especially sinister form of cancer. The team at the University of Tennessee helped extend this dog's life by using the latest information on meningioma management.

Feline pain management miracle: No more grumpy cat!

VETTED - Sep 28, 2016

Maybe he was just in pain the whole time. And the variety of products at your disposal to identify and treat pain in cats keeps expanding.

The ABCs of veterinary dentistry: "F" is for furcation disease

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 27, 2016

A buildup of calculus and plaque in this area can make a tooth prone to attachment loss, causing serious, painful disease if not caught early.

Behavior

Client handout: Why punishment fails, and what works better

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Sep 29, 2016

Use this handout to show clients this should not be the first training method of choice.

Don't panic! A low-stress approach is easy and fun

FIRSTLINE - Sep 23, 2016

Switching styles can trip up the team, but the transition is worth the trouble.

House soiling: Help clients relinquish their bad habits, not their dogs

FIRSTLINE - Sep 14, 2016

Veterinary behavior expert Dr. E’lise Christensen has seen many clients inadvertently set their pets up for failure when it comes to housetraining.

Client handout: Yawwwnnn, my cat keeps me awake!

FIRSTLINE - Sep 08, 2016

Don't let your cat owners suffer with no sleep because the cat causes a ruckus at night. Use these tips!

No bowl, no problem

VETTED - Sep 05, 2016

An innovative new feeding system for cats turns mealtime into hunting season.

Personal finances for associates

New tool compares cost of veterinary schools for students

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 20, 2016

The interactive tool from the AAVMC compares factors affecting the total cost of attending veterinary school, including in-state and out-of-state tuition and average size of scholarship awards.

Female veterinarians earn less, but ...

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 15, 2016

... the AVMA starting salary calculator showing that looks at many factors. And that does NOT mean any female DVM should ask a practice owner for less money than her male peers.

Come together, right now, over debt

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 31, 2016

Fix the Debt summit calls on all stakeholders in the veterinary field to be a part of student debt solution.

Headed in the right DIR-ection

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 16, 2016

The bad news? Veterinary debt-to-income ratios are on a fast track to disaster. The good news? Our professionwide DIR might improve with these strategies.

State of the Profession: What's keeping veterinarians up at night?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 06, 2016

An in-depth look at your key concerns from dvm360's triennial survey.