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

dvm360.com - Feb 24, 2015

Search engine shares the top 10 questions people asked about dogs and cats in 2014.

New York, Hawaii legislators introduce bills banning declaws statewide

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 13, 2015

States joins national conversation about increasingly controversial feline veterinary procedure.

Colorado State University veterinarians explore stem-cell therapy for cats with severe kidney disease

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 09, 2014

New clinical trial seeks renal disease patients.

Feline diabetes research found to be poor-quality in veterinary review study

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2014

Current evidence sheds little light on remission factors, authors say.

Feline medicine

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

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 24, 2015

Look after your kitty with this expert advice.

New York, Hawaii legislators introduce bills banning declaws statewide

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 13, 2015

States joins national conversation about increasingly controversial feline veterinary procedure.

Veterinary dental tip: Create a safer gag

FIRSTLINE - Feb 12, 2015

Instead of reaching for that spring-loaded mouth gag, use these easy steps make your own gentler gag.

Journal Scan: Cats' oral health problems linked to retroviral status

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 03, 2015

The take-home on this one? Think retroviral when you see inflammatory oral disease in cats.

Spotlight on acute pain in cats: Improving your assessment, treatment, and prevention of pain in feline patients (Sponsored by Abbott Animal Health)

CUSTOM VETERINARY MEDIA - Feb 02, 2015

By recognizing physiologic, physical, and behavioral signs of pain and employing a consistent pain scoring system, veterinary teams can improve their assessment of cats in need of analgesic therapy. And by administering FDA-approved analgesic drugs in multimodal protocols, veterinarians can provide effective pain relief for their feline patients.

Feline practice management

10 revenue-boosting tactics to pay staff more

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Feb 01, 2015

If your team members deserve better compensation—and if you want to keep the best of the best, they do—you need to boost your revenue. Here’s how to make it happen. Plus, data from 2015 Firstline Career Path Study.

Fear Free veterinary tip: Teach fraidy cats to love their carriers

FIRSTLINE - Jan 07, 2015

No animal should live their life in fear—especially when it comes to normal life events, such as going to the veterinarian.

Vetcetera: The business case for seeing more cats

dvm360.com - Dec 19, 2014

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

10 simple ways to let clients know you care

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 01, 2014

Do you care about clients outside the exam room? Show it.

CATalyst gets shelter pets into veterinary clinics

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2014

One year in, an innovative program sees some success at connecting new pet adopters with local veterinarians.