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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Vet life transitions - Jan 09, 2018

A new job. A new boss. A new baby or a divorce. When waves of change move through your life, be prepared with tools to help you cope with all of your transitions—in the veterinary practice and in your personal life. ...

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Clinical updates

Tooth resorption: Name it to tame it in your veterinary patients


Tooth resorption is present in almost all our patients, but how do you classify it, and when do you treat it? Veterinary dentist Dr. Mary Volker has answers.

Rise and shake: Canine pain indicators


Watch for these signals dogs might be giving in the veterinary clinic.

Living with FeLV-infected cats: A guide for veterinarians and their clients

VETTED - May 11, 2018

With proper management by the owner and healthcare from the veterinary team, cats with this retrovirus can live longer, more comfortable lives.

Adrenal disorders in cats: The more you know ...

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 10, 2018

... the more you diagnose. Endocrinology expert Dr. David Bruyette says hypoadrenocorticism and hyperaldosteronism are underdiagnosed and underreported in cats. Time to raise your clinical bar and catch these diagnoses.

Is climate change affecting parasite prevalence?

VETTED - May 08, 2018

Are your veterinary patients at higher levels of risk than they were in decades past?


Handout: Help clients prepare for a kiddo when they have a doggo


Pregnant pet owners often have a lot of questions and worries when it comes to bringing a baby into a home that’s already ruled by a beloved pup. Help them create an environment that’s safe for both the dog and the baby with this free veterinary resource.

Dentistry, nutrition, orthopedics and behavior: What you missed in class


Our article collections will get you up to speed on these sometimes glossed over topics in veterinary school.

Fear Free tips to handle the big boys (and girls)

FIRSTLINE - May 04, 2018

Keep giants gentle during veterinary care by eliminating these sources of fear, anxiety, stress and pain.

Penny for your thoughts?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 03, 2018

Well, a LOT of pennies for your thoughts. As in, we’ll pay you for the brilliant problem-solving ideas you’ve come up with within the veterinary world.

Fear Free contributors write the book on, you guessed it …

FIRSTLINE - Apr 24, 2018

The new book for dog owners on fear, anxiety and stress (FAS) is available now from Amazon.

Personal finances for associates

Buyer’s remorse: Expect it three to five years after vet school

VETTED - Apr 27, 2018

Feeling like you made a mistake becoming a veterinarian? You’re not alone—and you’ll get over it.

Merck study: Veterinarians have normal mental health but poor well-being

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 16, 2018

Just 41 percent would recommend the profession to a friend or family member; financial stress is a serious concern.

Double identity: When you’re veterinarian and practice manager

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 05, 2018

Are you a high-flying veterinarian by day and a reluctant veterinary practice manager by night? I don’t want to take the wind out of your cape, but your neglected alter ego may need a boost.

The "perfect practice manager" checklist


If you can answer affirmatively to all 10 questions, you just might be perfect. If not, we have some reading suggestions that can help you make some valuable tweaks to your life and your veterinary clinic.

10 changes in Trump’s new tax plan: Who’s happy and who’s not?


There will be some happy purrs and angry barks in the veterinary world if these tax law changes take place.