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Articles by Brendan Howard, Business and Team Channel Director

The worst client ever

Sep 1, 2007

You know those horse owners who ruin an otherwise great day? Well, shape 'em up—or ship 'em out.

Crematory services give options to owners who can't bury at home

Jul 1, 2007

Residential pet burial is illegal in Beaumont, Texas, so the local landfill used to be the only option for pet remains. But it wasn't an option many pet owners cherished. So Dr. Kelley Kays built a crematory into Dowlen Road Veterinary Center.

You know what happens when you assume ...

Jul 1, 2007

When two people are knowledgeable in the same field, misunderstandings arise if one assumes the other already knows something, according to a University of Chicago study.

Cornell to honor memory of feline veterinarian

Jul 1, 2007

The 19th annual Feline Symposium July 27 to 29 at Cornell's College of Veterinary Medicine will honor James Richards, DVM, who recently passed away.

No better time to pay than now

Jul 1, 2007

This California equine practice brightened its future by changing its fees and billing policy in the present.

Ultrasound is ultra-helpful—and pays for itself

May 1, 2007

Dr. Folkers performed 430 cystocentesis ultrasounds in 2006 for total extra income of $10,700.

Class is in session, and you're the teacher

May 1, 2007

Bring your knowledge and an animal or two—you'll be the greatest show on earth.

Time to budge on budgeting

Mar 1, 2007

You've put it off long enough. Make time to check your numbers so you can make smart financial decisions for your practice.

Puppy tutors generate revenue, happy patients

Jan 1, 2007

An in-house puppy school won't automatically make you the new Dog Whisperer, but offering training classes can make you money, empower your staff, and create a bond with patients.


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