Articles by Rachael Whitcomb - dvm360
Articles by Rachael Whitcomb

MRSA study sparks new questions

Nov 1, 2009

Owners give a lot to their pets, but are they sharing too much?

Animal welfare: When emotion and science collide

Nov 1, 2009

When it comes to animal welfare, is it too late for diplomacy or have the battle lines already been drawn?

Growing pains: the path to expansion is sometimes lined with zoning-board queries, protests

Nov 1, 2009

Spring Valley, Ill. — Practice owners considering expansion may think they already have overcome the biggest obstacle — developing more business. But the road to expansion can be lined with many obstacles.

One Health: A year in review, looking ahead

Oct 6, 2009

One Health Commission awaits National Academies study to help set agenda.

New offshore veterinary college develops a one-of-a-kind partnership with Virginia Tech

Oct 1, 2009

Antigua, West Indies — In a first-of-its-kind agreement with a stateside veterinary college, a new offshore veterinary school offers students the chance to transfer directly into and graduated from an accredited U.S. program.

State Oks funds for Tufts; Penn awaits budget action

Oct 1, 2009

Grafton, Mass. — After months of planning for the worst of budget cuts, Tufts University's Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine is celebrating the Legislature's move to earmark $2.5 million for the school next year.

Identity theft strikes Ohio clinic, clients lose thousands

Oct 1, 2009

Kettering, Ohio -- Michæl Rohrer worked at the front desk at Kettering Animal Hospital near Dayton, Ohio, for only a few months when police made the call.

Proposed tax deduction for veterinary care draws mixed reaction

Oct 1, 2009

National Report — Starting next year, practitioners might be able to add the words "tax deductible" to their discussions about fees.

Enforcement of federal ID theft rules starts Nov. 1

Oct 1, 2009

National Report — Cases of identity theft, like those that took place at Kettering Animal Hospital, are not uncommonc, and are a reminder of how important it is to make plans to fight identity theft early on.

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