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Study: Chihuahuas bite vets most; Lhaso Apsos inflict worst injuries

Jul 1, 2009

Lakewood, Colo. — Chihuahuas are most likely to bite veterinarians. Lhaso Apsos deliver one of the most severe bites.

University of Florida veterinary college staves off big funding cut

Jul 1, 2009

Gainesville, Fla. — The University of Florida veterinary college's pleas to state legislators and the university for minimal budget cuts achieved results.

A dog day afternoon

Veterinarian, clients, technician subdue armed intruder in clinic
Jul 1, 2009

Philadelphia — The waiting room was full at the Radbill Animal Hospital when a man walked behind the reception desk and confronted a technician.

Cat neuter rates reflect income levels, study says

Veterinarians can't be expected to shoulder cost, AAFP leader says
Jul 1, 2009

Bethesda, Md. — Cost plays a major role in keeping some pet owners from having their cats neutered, according to a new study.

Flu scare could spur zoonotic research

Producers remain biggest casualty of outbreak, DVMs say
Jun 1, 2009

Investigators may never confirm the source of H1N1, but the outbreak lead to more research dollars.

Income disparity apparent with feline sterilizations

May 28, 2009

A new study examines household income related to feline neutering.

A generational divide: Baby Boomer, 55 years old, practice owner

May 18, 2009

Ardmore, Pa. -- He has employed many younger-generation veterinarians and currently has three on staff who have been in practice less than 10 years.

A generational divide: Generation X, 29 years old, associate veterinarian

May 18, 2009

Colchester, Conn. -- Dr. Jonathan Walker enjoys building computers in his spare time, but would never dream of communicating with clients via e-mail.

Face off

DVM Newsmagazine survey explores generational differences in the changing market
May 18, 2009

State of the Profession Series: DVM Newsmagazine survey explores generational differences.


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