Associate know-how

BizQuiz: Are you ready to own a veterinary practice?

FIRSTLINE - Jul 30, 2014

Take this quiz to learn whether you've got an owner's vision or you're stuck in an employee's mindset.

Top 5 ways not to welcome a new veterinarian

dvm360 - Apr 09, 2014

Roll out the worst welcome wagon ever with these tips.

Being "in the black" not enough for financial success, veterinary advisor says

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Mar 19, 2014

Personal finance expert Mark McGaunn, CPA, CFP, covers dos, don'ts and best practices of personal finance for veterinarians.

Keeping up with noncompete clauses in veterinary employment contracts

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 01, 2013

Massachusetts, among other states, is looking to ban these controversial clauses you may find when signing on as an associate.

Debunking 20/20: The real truth about veterinary medicine

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Nov 26, 2013

How to tackle your clients' questions in the wake of ABC's news report.

Internal medicine

Audio: Causes of pain in cats

Aug 01, 2014

Dr. Ilona Rodan discusses some of the most common medical conditions and veterinary procedures that can trigger a painful response in feline patients.

Canine and feline urolith epidemiology: 1981-2013

Aug 01, 2014

A look at the trends seen over the past three decades—and what it could mean for veterinary patients in the future.

Video: Canine gastrostomy tube placement

Jul 16, 2014

Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates this procedure, which is indicated in veterinary patients that may be anorectic postoperatively or are otherwise anorectic.

Audio: Which form of advanced imaging is best?

Jul 01, 2014

Dr. Ryan King provides a brief overview of which cases are best suited for CT vs. MRI.

CVC highlight: When to refer for advanced imaging—and when not to

Jul 01, 2014

Dr. Ryan King outlines which forms of imaging are most helpful in certain clinical cases.

Dermatology

Image Quiz: Fragile, hyperextensible skin in a dog

Jul 01, 2014

Uncover the condition behind this dog's pendulous, delicate skin.

5 facts about fleas and pets' skin

Jun 18, 2014

The lowdown on flea allergy dermatitis

The dermatology toolkit

Jun 01, 2014

This toolkit delivers articles, tips, handouts, videos and tools all designed to make it as easy as possible to discuss dermatology issues with your team and clients. (With an educational grant provided by Zoetis)

CVC highlight: Relieving the itch and pain of ear infections

Jun 01, 2014

Pets and owners alike suffer when an ear infection arises. Follow these tips from Dr. Cecilia Friberg, DACVD, to the get the whole household comfortable once again.

Client handout: What to do for my dog's itchy, sore ears?

Jun 01, 2014

Use this handout to talk to veterinary clients about what otitis is and what they can do to help their pet.