Articles by Heather Biele, DVM - Veterinary Healthcare


Articles by Heather Biele, DVM

Bound by debt: Veterinarians struggle with student loans in a tepid economy

Sep 1, 2012

Years after graduating, this Utah veterinarian is still in the grips of his student loan burden. But hope is on the horizon as he finally closes in on his dream of owning a practice.

Standardized CPR guidelines for dogs and cats

Jul 1, 2012

Specialists from ACVECC, VECCS collaborate on new evidence-based tool.

Majority of veterinary colleges see rise in graduate numbers in 2012

Jul 1, 2012

Iowa State, Ohio State continue to top list by veterinary class size.

Nonsurgical sterilization technique shows promise as safe, effective alternative to castration

Jun 29, 2012

Injectable chemical compound offers time, money and resource-saving benefits, especially for high-volume veterinary facilities.

Veterinary staff members sickened by toxic dog vomit, CDC reports

Jun 1, 2012

Use caution when inducing vomiting in dogs that have ingested rodenticide, pet poison experts advise.

Spay-neuter bill passes Alabama Legislature

Jun 1, 2012

Controversial bill would allow veterinarians to be employed by nonprofit facilities in the state.

Tennessee walking horse trainer pleads guilty to charges of soring

May 31, 2012

Undercover investigation reveals abusive practices; multiple violations of Horse Protection Act cited.

Dog's death leads to federal lawsuit over chicken jerky treats from China

May 25, 2012

Case highlights ongoing concerns of veterinarians and pet owners over FDA warnings.

Veterinary practice team joins forces with Red Cross to host blood drive

May 1, 2012

NorthStar VETS bank on making blood drive an annual event for pets and people.



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