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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Hack your (veterinary) life - 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

Life-saving pointers for parvo puppies

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 21, 2016

Parvovirus is a much dreaded diagnosis, but these fragile puppies can make it through. Here's how.

Canine parvovirus update: Can you save patients without that expensive hospital stay?


Veterinary criticalist and toxicologist Justine Lee discusses a new out-patient protocol for parvo puppies.

To brace, or not to brace? A commentary on options for treating cranial cruciate ligament disease


Veterinary orthopedic surgeon Dr. David Dycus weighs in with client communication considerations for surgery vs. orthotics.

Canine lymphoma update


You may have heard it's coming, and now it's here: monoclonal antibody therapy to assist in the treatment of lymphoma in your canine veterinary patients.

How to make safe drug choices for tiny pups and kittens

VETTED - Sep 12, 2016

Consider these things when deciding how to treat your youngest veterinary patients.


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.

Veterinary behaviorist enthusiasts, do you want film?

VETTED - Aug 31, 2016

Pet cams like the Petcube Camera are spilling onto the pet retail market, giving pet owners a chance to see and even interact with their cats, dogs and whatever away from home. So ... silly gimmick or future tool for diagnosing at-home behavior problems? You decide.

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.