Feline Center | Veterinary Medicine

Feline news

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.

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 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.

Feline medicine

Client handout: How many calories is a mouse?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Sep 18, 2014

Ever wonder how a mouse would factor on the Weight Watchers "point" system? It may help clients with overweight cats.

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.

Feline practice management

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.

Why all the fuss about low-cost veterinary clinics?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2014

Veterinarians agree that spaying and neutering pets is a good thing. Stop being so concerned about who provides the service.

New survey explores veterinarians' lives as parents

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 07, 2014

Confidential questions to look at choices DVMs make to balance veterinary hospital and child-rearing duties.

Improve your leasehold veterinary hospital's look

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Oct 01, 2014

Are you stuck in a strip mall or neighborhood that's seen better days? Try these tips from veterinary architect Dan Chapel, AIA, to freshen up your practice's look.

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.