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Interpreting feline vocalization patterns

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 20, 2015

Learning to read the “feline dictionary” helps prevent injury, maintain human-animal bond.

Breaking: Cats use claws to knit

dvm360.com - Apr 01, 2015

Cats around the country take up pastime in passive-aggressive response to declaw procedures.

Team member roles identified in new 2015 AAHA/AAFP Pain Management Guidelines for Dogs and Cats

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 07, 2015

Here’s a closer look at some of the team-specific recommendations in the new guidelines by veterinary team member role.

Veterinarians: Your clients are going to Google with these cat questions

dvm360.com - Feb 24, 2015

You might be surprised by what your clients are researching. Plus, get an educational client handout.

New York, Hawaii legislators introduce bills banning declaws statewide

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 13, 2015

States joins national conversation about increasingly controversial feline veterinary procedure.

Feline videos

The longest wellness exam in veterinary history

VETERINARY MEDICINE

By dvm360.com staff

Dr. David Bruyette recounts his experience with the longest wellness exam, ever.

Client video: How can I recognize constipation in my cat?

VETERINARY MEDICINE

By Margie Scherk, DVM, DABVP (feline practice)

Look after your kitty with this expert advice.

Vetcetera: The business case for seeing more cats

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By dvm360.com staff

Veterinarians' dirty little secret, making more money through feline visits, and commentary from Dr. Elizabeth Colleran.

Feline medicine

You CAN change a cat's diet

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 30, 2015

A little trick plus lots of patience equals success.

Getting the fat off Skinny

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 26, 2015

How a 41-pound feline shrunk to 19 pounds—and how his success can help your overweight patients.

Toxoplasma not cat-astrophic, says Washington State researcher

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 20, 2015

One investigator attempts to rein in the fearmongering about cats and toxoplasmosis.

Lecture Link: Diagnosing and treating urinary tract infection in cats

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 10, 2015

Practical tips for working up and treating cats with urinary signs.

A pungent poisoning: Onion toxicosis in a cat

ASPCA APCC - Aug 01, 2015

Cats are more sensitive to the toxic properties of onions than other species are. Find out what you should do if an exposed cat is presented to your clinic.

Feline practice management

Kindergarten life: All I really need to know about veterinary medicine I learned in kindergarten

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 24, 2015

We learned these 10 things long ago, and veterinary school students remind me of them daily.

Keep calm and discuss renal failure

FIRSTLINE - Aug 14, 2015

Use this guide to take some of the stress and fear out of a chronic medical condition and offer support for pets and their owners.

Tools to celebrate Bring Your Cat to the Vet Day

FIRSTLINE - Aug 13, 2015

The American Association of Feline Practitioners offers a toolbox of client education tools to promote routine checkups for cats.

What Fear-Free could be in the future: A comprehensive checklist

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 07, 2015

What does a practice team need to do to be Fear-Free? That's an open question, but here is a checklist that tries to gather the very latest on the topic. Find out what you're doing, what you could start and what's going to need you to think about it for a while before trying ...

Your clinic cat’s no scaredy cat

FIRSTLINE - Aug 03, 2015

While you're busy fighting fright with Fear-Free tactics, CC, your veterinary clinic cat, frets over your fearless veterinary practice approach.