DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 14, 2017
To answer this question, let’s look at investment costs, lifetime earnings and intangible benefits.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 13, 2017
The cat, which had a history of heartworm disease, presented with rear leg lameness.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 12, 2017
The New York Times says whisker fatigue is plaguing cats. The solution? Why just a $40 feeding dish.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 24, 2017
Dr. Google is so last-decade—these days clients are taking their pet-related queries to Siri, Alexa and other voice technology assistants.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Mar 29, 2017
A recent study suggests that cats presenting with higher blood pressure when diagnosed with hypertension could benefit from greater doses of amlodipine.
Dr. Sue Ettinger says treatment options aren't great, so watch for these oral tumors early on.
CVC educator Dr. Margie Scherk says take it case-by-case and assess muscle and body condition.
CVC educator Dr. Caitlin DeWilde lays out social media and website needs for the beginner, the journeyman and the advanced veterinary practice manager or owner.
VETTED - Aug 14, 2017
I know what you're thinking: "Didn't we get rid of rabies?" It depends on which domesticated species we're talking about. In dogs, we're doing great! In cats, not so much.
VETTED - Aug 08, 2017
Whether a pet has just had a major operation or it has suddenly stopped happily eating whatever drops into its food bowl, Dr. Deborah Linder has a few tricks up her sleeve to help bring that appetite back.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 07, 2017
Diagnosis and treatment can be simplified by assessing whether the disease is in the acute or chronic state.
FIRSTLINE - Aug 02, 2017
New to the ICU? Keep this calculations chart on hand so you can spend more time saving patients and less time scratching your head.
FIRSTLINE - Jul 29, 2017
Dr. Garret Pachtinger shares the many reasons felines and canines vary in medical responses—especially when it comes to drug doses.
Feline practice management
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 15, 2017
I scored four appointments for $20. That's pretty good marketing ROI for a veterinary hospital. An old-fashioned thank-you—in snail mail and personalized to them—did the trick.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 08, 2017
Sometimes the practice owner is the last to know. Watch for these flashing signs of warning to get ahead of the curve.
VETTED - Aug 08, 2017
"The Banfield Effect" is what CVC educator John Volk called it in a recent session. That’s when Banfield does it, so your veterinary practice won’t. That may be a thing of the past if wellness plans are one growing wave of future medical care. So, y’know, if you want to know what to put in your wellness plan, why not take a gander at what we saw on Banfield’s website right now in their offerings?
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 04, 2017
You can brush up on slang, dialect, accents and weird vocabulary to reach pet owners in the exam room. But the best way to be understood in veterinary practice is always, first, to listen.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 25, 2017
Because, c’mon, as veterinary professionals we know cats aren’t just going to outright say those three little words. Here's a handout depicting the telltale signs that a feline friend is giving his human heart-eyes.