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Pounce on these veterinary scholarship opportunities

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 05, 2017

Studying veterinary medicine and love cats? (We thought so.) Check out two new scholarship opportunities through the Winn Feline Foundation and the AAFP.

Drug for heart disease shows promise for cats and humans

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 05, 2017

Novel drug treats hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the most common feline heart disease.

Your Veterinary Voice episode 9: Meet Robin Downing, DVM, MS, DAAPM, DACVSMR, CVPP, CCRP

VETTED - Oct 26, 2016

Downing describes her latest research on clinical bioethics and what it means for the veterinary profession—and we nerd out, bigtime.

Royal Canin, feline associations partner to promote “Take your cat to the vet day”

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 19, 2016

The company will donate cat food to shelters for each pledge to schedule a veterinary visit.

Virginia Tech and VCA research studies could help hyperthyroid cats

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 04, 2016

Veterinarians hope their clinical research will address major gaps in forms of treatment.

Feline videos

Help clients with misconceptions about pet pain

DVM360 MAGAZINE

By Janice Huntingford, DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP, CCRT, CAVCA

Some of us want attention when we're hurting. Clients should know their pets tend to bury the fact.

Fear Free carrier training tip: Reward that cat!

FIRSTLINE

By Mikkel Becker, CPDT, Gary Landsberg DVM, DACVB, DECAWBM (companion animals)

Mikkel Becker and Dr. Gary Landsberg demonstrate to train cats to a carrier.

Play it again: The top 10 clinical videos of 2016

VETERINARY MEDICINE

By dvm360.com staff

Did you miss anything on this most-watched list? Check them out now!

Feline medicine

3 killer cat toys

FIRSTLINE - Jan 06, 2017

Three choices for the killer cat (literally) in your life.

Pounce on these veterinary scholarship opportunities

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 05, 2017

Studying veterinary medicine and love cats? (We thought so.) Check out two new scholarship opportunities through the Winn Feline Foundation and the AAFP.

Loving and living with a cat with FIV

FIRSTLINE - Jan 05, 2017

Your patients with feline immunodeficiency virus can live full and healthy lives, with a couple of cat-veats.

Drug for heart disease shows promise for cats and humans

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 05, 2017

Novel drug treats hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the most common feline heart disease.

Diagnosing food allergies in dogs and cats—Bring your case to trial

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jan 05, 2017

An elimination diet trial is the only way to diagnose a food allergy in a dog or cat. Here’s a step-by-step guide for selecting and conducting an elimination diet trial.

Feline practice management

Powdered gloves? FDA says, 'Throw them out!'

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 13, 2017

The agency says the powder can cause "severe airway inflammation, hypersensitivity reactions and allergic reactions."

Veterinary loans don’t HAVE to be scary

VETTED - Jan 13, 2017

Feel out of your depth talking the practice owner into a new piece of expensive equipment or planning your own startup or practice purchase? You’re not alone. Here’s the short answer to, “What do I need to think about when I borrow a lot of money?”

Toxic veterinary teams

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 12, 2017

What they are, why they're so bad for veterinary practices, and where your hope for change lies.

Biz Essentials: Stress, burnout and time management

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Nov 30, 2016

Tools, tips and plans to calm down, save your passion for practice and manage the day-to-day craziness of veterinary practice.

Why aren't you talking about feline heartworms?!

VETTED - Nov 22, 2016

Feline heartworm has been diagnosed in all 50 states, and it was important enough the American Association of Feline Practitioners crafted an entire campaign about it. So why don't veterinary technicians talk about preventive care as much as they could?