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What specialized veterinary technicians bring to the table

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 09, 2015

Specialization is one way the veterinary technicians in your practice might be able to earn more because their increased expertise can save veterinarians’ time and bring in more revenue. ...

Clinical updates

Canine intelligence from the pet owner's perspective—and why we need to care

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 25, 2015

A group of researchers decided to investigate dog owners' perceptions of just how smart their dogs are.

Client video: How can I recognize constipation in my cat?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 24, 2015

Look after your kitty with this expert advice.

Video: Tracheotomy with tracheostomy tube placement in dogs

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 18, 2015

Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates this technique, which may be indicated in patients with life-threatening upper airway obstruction, trauma, neoplasia, or functional abnormality and in many other situations.

Video: The impact of the ACVB's Decoding Your Dog

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 16, 2015

Dr. John Ciribassi talks about the reception of the first behavior book for pet owners from the ACVB.

Video: How to perform a canine gastrotomy

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 11, 2015

Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates this procedure, which is most often indicated in small animals for gastric foreign body removal or to obtain biopsy samples.

Dentistry

Veterinary dental tip: Create a safer gag

FIRSTLINE - Feb 12, 2015

Instead of reaching for that spring-loaded mouth gag, use these easy steps make your own gentler gag.

Dental corner: To gag or not to gag—that is the question

FIRSTLINE - Feb 11, 2015

Why you should trade your spring-loaded mouth gag for a gentler solution—especially for cats.

Why you need high-quality digital dental radiographs—and how to get them

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 09, 2015

Looking to make an investment for your practice this year? Put a digital dental radiography unit on your wish list, and you and your patients will all have happy and healthy smiles.

Audio: Manipulating digital dental radiographs to your benefit

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 09, 2015

Hear how digital radiography systems can optimize the dental radiographs you capture.

Journal Scan: Cats' oral health problems linked to retroviral status

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 03, 2015

The take-home on this one? Think retroviral when you see inflammatory oral disease in cats.

Personal finances for associates

Truth or trash? Examining debt-to-income ratios for new veterinarians

Feb 16, 2015

Different ways to calculate this important statistic present an inconsistent outlook on new grads’ financial situation.

Vetcetera: Solve the veterinary team pay problem

Feb 13, 2015

Veterinarians and team members: Use the advice and tools here to clear the path to higher team pay.

Use these 4 tricks to pay off veterinary debt faster

Feb 01, 2015

Avoid credit cards and recognize the reality of interest-only loans.

I paid off my student loans in five years

Dec 23, 2014

This young veterinarian got free of her six-figure debt fast—and she’s loving the freedom it brings.

Resources for paying off veterinary student loan debt

Dec 08, 2014

Check out these tips for living with veterinary student loan debt.