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Pain management

DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 27, 2017
States have begun legalizing medical marijuana for human patients—will pets see the benefits as well?
DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 02, 2017
Declawing is a barbaric procedure that violates bioethical principles and sets feline patients on a path to chronic maladaptive pain.
DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 30, 2017
Inappropriate urination, straining, hematuria, loss of appetite, hiding. You want to blame the bladder, but it may just be collateral damage—an innocent victim of stress and a hyperexcitable nervous system.
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By staff
When you’re facing a case of pancreatitis or gastrointestinal dysfunction, have no worries. We’ve compiled the best articles, tips, tools and techniques on these gut-wrenching conditions. (With an educational grant from Royal Canin)
VETTED: Nov 10, 2017
Old age isn't a disease. Let your veterinary clients' own aging dog help them see cognitive, pain and joint issues that can be helped.
DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 07, 2017
By staff
Veterinarians and team members, with the help of the Banfield charity, have been working to keep pets on the island safe and healthy in the wake of disaster.
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By staff
They don't stay puppies and kittens forever. Better management of pets' pain as they age allows the veterinary team to reinforce the human-animal bond and act as the trusted partner to pet parents. (With an educational grant by Bayer)
VETTED: Oct 30, 2017
By staff
You want to be the health authority pet owners turn to for nutraceutical recommendations and questions. Because if you aren’t, the GNC salesperson will be.
VETTED: Oct 27, 2017
By staff
Help your veterinary clients take a more proactive role in managing the pain and side effects associated with the disease and its treatment.
DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 24, 2017
Canine hip dysplasia and the secondary arthritis it causes can be a tricky treatment to navigate. Here’s an in-depth look at what to do when your veterinary patient’s hips swing like Marilyn Monroe.
FIRSTLINE: Oct 13, 2017
Technicians—doctors need your help in detecting osteoarthritis in your veterinary patients. Here’s how to become an OA advocate in your clinic.
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People want to know about hemp-based products for pets.
Gone are the days when a veterinarian would allow pain to linger because it would soon subside, right? Sadly, not in every clinic. Here are some signs and situations to look for so you can step in and save the day.
VETTED: Oct 02, 2017
Help pet owners walk a mile in their furry friend's paws with this handout from a dog's perspective on pain.
"It's an adjunct for pain management," says Fetch dvm360 conference speaker Dr. Matthew Brunke.