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dvm360 Leadership Challenge

The burden of care: A dvm360 Leadership Challenge

dvm360.com - Apr 21, 2015

Confronting some of the veterinary profession's deepest issues: depression, compassion fatigue, burnout and a high suicide risk. ...

Clinical updates

Yes, you can do ultrasonography!

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jun 30, 2015

Dr. Garret Pachtinger explains how this technology is becoming more accessible in every-day practice, in terms of both cost and learning curve.

Diabetic remission in cats: Does it really exist and how do we achieve it?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jun 24, 2015

A review of the veterinary literature reveals when this phenomenon may more likely occur.

Just Ask the Expert: How many kittens should be adopted at one time?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jun 18, 2015

Veterinary behaviorist Dr. John Ciribassi says it depends on what the pet owner wants out of the relationship.

Canine influenza and the current outbreak: 10 takeaways

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jun 17, 2015

An update on this infectious disease from Dr. Richard Goldstein, Chief Medical Officer of the Animal Medical Center in New York.

Hypothyroidism in cats—how is it diagnosed and treated?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jun 16, 2015

More cats may be affected by this disease than you think, and even cats with subclinical or mild forms may benefit from thyroid replacement therapy.

Behavior

Client handout: Pet scares in summer time

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 01, 2015

Sweltering heat, booming thunder, and fireworks that sound like gunshots?! Summer can be scary and uncomfortable for pets. Here's how to help them deal.

Fear-Free veterinary visits: 10 ways to get started in your practice

CUSTOM VETERINARY MEDIA - Jul 01, 2015

Are you ready to join the Fear-Free revolution? Here are 10 simple and practical ideas you can use immediately to work toward Fear-Free veterinary visits. (Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc., Ceva, and Elanco)The Fear-Free™ initiative promotes the practices, methods, and tools that calm veterinary patients and create low-stress environments to encourage better healthcare, more satisfied and compliant clients, a happier staff, and a healthier bottom line. Here are 10 steps toward Fear-Free™ visits to take the “pet” out of “petrified” and get pets back into your practice.

Tricks for treats: How to train pets for a Fear-Free veterinary experience

dvm360.com - Jun 19, 2015

Fear-Free veterinary visits start before the dog trots through your front door. Pet owners can help by training these three behaviors to make the exam a less stressful experience.

Just Ask the Expert: How many kittens should be adopted at one time?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jun 18, 2015

Veterinary behaviorist Dr. John Ciribassi says it depends on what the pet owner wants out of the relationship.

Vetcetera: Practice visits take the edge off of potentially upsetting experience

dvm360.com - Jun 12, 2015

At Bigger Road Veterinary Center in Springboro, Ohio, pets can pop in anytime to get used to the environment. And get a treat.

Personal finances for associates

How to predict veterinary compensation: part two

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2015

Examining why starting veterinary salaries vary from year to year.

Veterinary medicine's top 10 regrets

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 28, 2015

How time changes associates

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 27, 2015

The 2015 dvm360 Job Satisfaction Study suggests older associates are more satisfied with relationships, but just as worried about finances.

Veterinary debt service provider closes

dvm360.com - Apr 16, 2015

GL Advisor transfers loans to First Associates Loan Servicing.

Don't fear an audit ... Be ready for it

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 01, 2015

It's all here: Debunking audit urban legends, avoiding mistakes that trigger audits and managing a tax audit if you do get that scary letter from the IRS.