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

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Clinical updates

Veterinary radiology update: mixing modalities with fusion


Blending imaging techniques such as CT and ultrasound in real time provides unprecedented perspectives of patients.

Coughs of the brain: Seizure control in dogs with idiopathic epilepsy

VETTED - Jun 18, 2018

What new treatment protocols, formulations, food or drugs are now available or on the horizon to treat seizures—those coughs of the brain—in your veterinary patients?

Client handout: Take a hike (with your dog)


A lack of preparation can make the great outdoors not so great. Give your veterinary clients a guide to keeping their pup safe on the trail.

Client handout: Your pet suffered a cruciate ligament injury. Now what?

VETTED - Jun 15, 2018

Use this printable handout to help veterinary clients understand what's happening with their pet's joint, and how it can be repaired.

New tricks to take the pressure off dogs with glaucoma

VETTED - Jun 15, 2018

Veterinarians may be gaining the upper hand on this frustrating disease.


Meet the mutt-ley crew of bad dog behaviors

FIRSTLINE - Jun 15, 2018

Let’s learn what Elvis Presley, Steppenwolf and George Thorogood can teach us to coach pet owners through their precocious pooches’ bad manners.

5 things you need to know about food aggression

VETTED - Jun 14, 2018

Use these tips to help comfort concerned clients’ worries about their pet during mealtime.

Why at-home veterinary visits matter

VETTED - Jun 13, 2018

Holistic veterinary care isn’t the hippy-dippy practice you think it is. In fact, it might be the best way to diagnose what's going on in that tricky patient you’re losing sleep over.

Update on elimination outside the litter box


Marking behavior isn't the problem it once was, says veterinary specialist.

Three paths to calmer pets

FIRSTLINE - Jun 07, 2018

Experiencing fear and stress while you’re trying to figure out how to relieve your veterinary patient’s fear and stress is … redundant. Don’t sweat. We have three places to start on your path to calming pets.

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.