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Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Pet pig plays dead at the wrong moment

July 26, 2011

This veterinarian's pot-bellied pig was a quick learner. Maybe a little too quick ...

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Operation mow the lawn

June 1, 2011

I had to tackle this tough task sooner or later. Turns out it was later.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

11 ways to keep your brain in shape

May 2, 2011

Your patients need you to be sharp for each appointment, so take these steps to make sure your mind is prepared to meet every challenge.

Source: CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS

Life balance–coping with criticism and complaints (Proceedings)

May 1, 2011

The effects of criticism are dependent on who is giving it – and your relationship to that person. Our world view and understanding is filtered through words. Of all the strategies which handle criticism effectively, the most important is to figure out accurately what the problem is. Be prepared to ask questions to clarify what is wanted or expected.

Source: CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS

Life balance: responding to the pull of work and family (Proceedings)

May 1, 2011

Charles Figley, PhD, who did the seminal research in the diagnosis and treatment of Compassion Fatigue, defined it in 1995 as: "A state of exhaustion and dysfunction (biologically, psychologically, and socially) as a result of prolonged exposure to compassion stress" (giving of yourself without a way of replenishing your energies and resources).

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Be back soon: How to take a sabbatical from your veterinary practice

April 1, 2011

If a three-day weekend or short vacation isn't easing the stress of practice life, you may need more. Here's how one veterinarian found professional renewal through a two-month sabbatical.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Forms: Lower your practice workday stress right now

March 9, 2011

Therapist Jill Cody shares top tips for stressed veterinarians and team members to loosen up, handle criticism with flair, and start focusing on what you value most.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Life balance: How to keep your flame burning

March 1, 2011

You can't give all of yourself away at the veterinary practice or you'll wind up with nothing left. Learn helpful coping skills to stay happy and healthy at the animal hospital.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Take care of your body to take control of your life

March 1, 2011

Caffeine and sugar may get you through your day at the veterinary practice, but they won't get you to your happy place. Exercise your mind by exercising your body and your rights to healthy food.

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