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dvm360 Leadership Challenge

Vet 2.0: A dvm360 Leadership Challenge

dvm360.com - May 01, 2016

Veterinarians are reinventing themselves to serve pet owners in a new way and carve out careers no one could have anticipated. (Supported by an educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim.) ...

Clinical updates

Renal function analysis: A study in contrast agents

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 21, 2016

Veterinary radiologist Dr. Anthony Pease explains why contrast agents are a quick, easy way to examine the urinary tract.

Taking the bite out of tooth extractions

VETTED - Jul 19, 2016

The old string around the tooth trick won't work with your veterinary patients. But here are some tips to help you slam the door on your fears of tooth extraction.

Sharp mandibular canine tooth extraction advice

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 19, 2016

How to avoid iatrogenic fracture when removing these tricky teeth.

It’s not magic: The skinny on treating canine atopic dermatitis

VETTED - Jul 19, 2016

Red, itchy skin is more than just an annoying problem. It negatively affects a dog’s quality of life and can lead to secondary infections. Fortunately, this overview of your therapeutic options and step-by-step treatment strategy can help you provide relief to your itchy patients—and as a bonus, this veterinary dermatologist throws in a few treatment tricks of the trade.

When canine flu strikes: An eye on isolation best practices

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 18, 2016

Canine influenza = scary headlines. We know it’s contagious, but just how long do affected dogs shed the virus?

Behavior

What's that racket?! Help clients learn about noise aversion

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 18, 2016

Crash! Bang!! Boom!!! We all startle at loud noises, but do your clients know if loud or sudden noises are seriously affecting their dog's quality of life?

Add nutritional supplements to your behavior modification “soup”

FIRSTLINE - Jul 14, 2016

Successful behavior modification requires more than one “ingredient.” In this audio clip from CVC, behavior expert Melissa Spooner discusses how Composure, a nutritional supplement and behavior modification soup ingredient, can be used in your veterinary practice.

Canine noise aversion: The sound and the worry

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 13, 2016

Familiarize yourself with this frightening condition in dogs and how you can best identify and overcome it.

Trigger warning: Recognizing (and removing) the triggers of feline anorexia

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 12, 2016

9 tips to help cats in your veterinary clinic have less stress and more appetite

Stop stressing your dog!

FIRSTLINE - Jul 11, 2016

Your body language (stiffening, taking shallow breaths) influences your dog. Use this advice to relax (so Baxter can chill too).

Personal finances for associates

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.

State of the Profession: Checking in on veterinarians’ practice ownership plans

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 01, 2016

Fewer than a third of veterinary professionals aspire to own a practice.