Feline news

3 ways to be a better listener in the veterinary exam room

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 22, 2014

First tip: Don't interrupt, says Dr. Elizabeth Colleran at CVC Kansas City.

Study: TNR reduces feline euthanasia, overpopulation

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 21, 2014

Shelter intakes also drop drastically during two-year Florida program.

Washington VMA finds veterinarians nearly evenly split on declaw issue

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 18, 2014

Association surveys members in anticipation of legislative effort.

AVMA amends declaw policy to define procedure as 'amputation'

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 31, 2014

Policy continues to stress veterinarians' obligation to educate cat owners on onychectomy risks.

Safe travels for feline patients

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 30, 2014

Instruct clients how to get to the veterinary hospital safely and without distress.

Feline medicine

Cat carriers: Turn fright cages into friendly furniture

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 01, 2014

How to get more cats to your veterinary practice with treats and cat naps—in the right spots.

3 ways to be a better listener in the veterinary exam room

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 22, 2014

First tip: Don't interrupt, says Dr. Elizabeth Colleran at CVC Kansas City.

Journal Scan: How effective are buprenorphine’s analgesic effects in cats?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 20, 2014

This article provides an overview of the analgesic effects of buprenorphine in cats.

Journal Scan: Uremic gastropathy in cats with kidney disease: does it exist?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 06, 2014

A study looks at whether cats with chronic kidney disease are more likely to develop gastric pathology as a result of uremia.

Client handouts: Top 10 stress triggers for dogs and cats

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 01, 2014

Download these handouts to help clients learn how to best handle their pets.

Feline practice management

Great veterinary design without the dread

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 31, 2014

See why pets and clients alike stay calm, cool and collected in these stress-reducing veterinary practices.

How to design with felines in mind

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 12, 2014

Cater to cats and clients with these feline-friendly hospital design ideas.

Resources to help you and your team connect with cat-owning clients

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 12, 2014

Put these feline-focused handouts to work for your veterinary clinic today.

Checklist: 25 ways to increase feline visits to your veterinary practice

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 01, 2014

If you want more feline patients flocking to your veterinary hospital, see how many of these cat-friendly concepts you can implement in practice.

Veterinarians employ different approaches to care for the country cat and the city cat

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 30, 2014

The obstacles to regular veterinary care are often the same for the scruffy barn cat as the pampered high-rise feline. The solution may be to use different tactics to get culturally different cat owners to comply.