Articles by Michael A. Obenski, DVM - dvm360
Articles by Michael A. Obenski, DVM

The doggedness of the deluded veterinary client

May 1, 2014

What are your years of veterinary training and decades of experience compared to the profundity of clients' wisdom?

The veterinarians' large animal games: Round two

Apr 1, 2014

Unexpected obstacles can make farm visits feel like Olympic events for veterinarians.

Veterinarians! Let the large-animal games begin!

Mar 1, 2014

Taking care of big critters is an intense job of Olympic proportions.

The perils of denial in veterinary medicine

Feb 1, 2014

Telling pet owners what they want to hear would be too easy—instead, veterinarians tell it like it is. Even if it leaves clients incredulous.

A veterinarian's interview with an eminent inventor

Jan 1, 2014

Sure, phones are convenient—if you consider a 3 a.m. "emergency" call on Christmas Eve convenient.

Unwanted kitten distribution and other absurd veterinary client accusations

Dec 1, 2013

Dropping off kittens in the cover of darkness, dreaming up diabetes in a dog, changing the weather...yup, it's all in a day's work at a veterinary clinic.

The secret language of veterinarians

Nov 1, 2013

Of all the crazy medical terms out there, none are cooler than the ones that we make up.

OMG! It's the veterinary @client of the future #lookout

Oct 1, 2013

My new clients won't look up from their phones. My older clients won't shut up. I'm not sure which is worse.

Do you speak barnyard?

Sep 1, 2013

Good veterinarians talk to animals. Great veterinarians hear them talk back.

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