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Live coverage from Fetch, a dvm360 conference

Research update: Earlier age at spay/neuter a risk factor in obesity and orthopedic injuries

VETTED - Aug 21, 2018

Epidemiologist Dr. Missy Simpson shares the first prospective research from the Morris Animal Foundation’s Golden Retriever Lifetime Study.

Why so many terms for veterinary technician?

FIRSTLINE - Aug 20, 2018

Veterinary Nurse Initiative aims to streamline, unify professional designation.

Polished concrete in the veterinary clinic—yes or no?

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Aug 19, 2018

A shiny new insight (see what we did there?) on flooring from HospitalDesign360 conference speaker Dan Chapel.

Practice positive: Promoting a positive culture in your veterinary practice

FIRSTLINE - Aug 18, 2018

Is your practice mascot a two-headed monster or a friendly clinic cat? Fetch dvm360 conference speaker Ori Scislowicz offers tools and advice to transform your team.

HospitalDesign360 conference doodle: A holistic approach to treatment

Aug 17, 2018

Find some of the top tips to create winning design spaces in your veterinary hospital with this advice from HospitalDesign360 conference speaker Vicki Pollard, AIA, NCARB, CVT.

Breaking news

Meet the 2018 dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year finalists

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 18, 2018

By Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director

These 10 top-notch finalists are pros at tackling veterinary practice problems. How will they inspire you?

Letter to dvm360: Hot water bottles in the hot seat

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 17, 2018

By dvm360.com staff

A surgery article recommending hot water bottles as patient warming devices draws concern due to patient burn risks.

Turning rescued dogs into rescue dogs

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 16, 2018

By Ed Kane, PhD

At the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, dogs aren’t just man’s best friend—they’re man’s lifeline. Here’s a look at what it takes to put a search team together.

Clinical updates

Clinical bioethics meets Fear Free veterinary care

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 15, 2018

By Robin Downing, DVM, DAAPM, DACVSMR, CVPP, CCRP, CVA, MS, Sarah J. Wooten, DVM

Tenets from human medicine apply in your practice.

The ABCs of veterinary dentistry: ‘O’ is for oral masses of the malignant kind

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 14, 2018

By Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP, FAVD

The histopathology report from the oral biopsy came back as malignant—now what? Surgery? Radiation? Chemotherapy? Watchful waiting?

'One Spay More': a revolutionary final project

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 13, 2018

By dvm360.com staff

Creative veterinary students go all in on a must-see Les Miserables parody.

Practice life and business

Practice positive: Promoting a positive culture in your veterinary practice

FIRSTLINE - Aug 18, 2018

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

Is your practice mascot a two-headed monster or a friendly clinic cat? Fetch dvm360 conference speaker Ori Scislowicz offers tools and advice to transform your team.

A sneak peek at the Fetch dvm360 conference keynote address

dvm360.com - Aug 15, 2018

By dvm360.com staff

Veterinarians and business partners Dani McVety and Mary Gardner couldn't be more different. Seriously—one could be considered a unicorn, the other, a pegasus. And yet they're a perfect example of how wildly different personalities can work side by side in the pursuit of better care for pets.

Keep compassion fatigue at bay

VETTED - Aug 14, 2018

By Hannah Wagle, Assistant Content Specialist

This key skill is one of the biggest factors needed to fight the compassion fatigue and burnout that weighs veterinary professionals down, according to Vets4Vets organizer Dr. Bree Montana.

Teamwork and communication

Why so many terms for veterinary technician?

FIRSTLINE - Aug 20, 2018

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

Veterinary Nurse Initiative aims to streamline, unify professional designation.

HospitalDesign360 conference doodle: A holistic approach to treatment

Aug 17, 2018

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

Find some of the top tips to create winning design spaces in your veterinary hospital with this advice from HospitalDesign360 conference speaker Vicki Pollard, AIA, NCARB, CVT.

Fetch dvm360 doodle: 6 trends in vet med

FIRSTLINE - Aug 15, 2018

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

From leveraging technicians and digital recruiting to consolidation and the Fear Free movement, check out Fetch dvm360 conference speaker Bash Halow's biggest predictions for 2020 and beyond.

Photo packages

Meet the 2018 dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year finalists

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 18, 2018

By Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director

These 10 top-notch finalists are pros at tackling veterinary practice problems. How will they inspire you?

Fetch dvm360 doodle: 6 trends in vet med

FIRSTLINE - Aug 15, 2018

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

From leveraging technicians and digital recruiting to consolidation and the Fear Free movement, check out Fetch dvm360 conference speaker Bash Halow's biggest predictions for 2020 and beyond.

A gallery of meow-sterpieces

FIRSTLINE - Aug 08, 2018

By Hannah Wagle, Assistant Content Specialist

Paintings become that much better with a pudgy tabby cat added into the mix, don’t you agree?

Hospital design

Polished concrete in the veterinary clinic—yes or no?

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Aug 19, 2018

By Dan Chapel, AIA, NCARB

A shiny new insight (see what we did there?) on flooring from HospitalDesign360 conference speaker Dan Chapel.

HospitalDesign360 conference doodle: A holistic approach to treatment

Aug 17, 2018

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

Find some of the top tips to create winning design spaces in your veterinary hospital with this advice from HospitalDesign360 conference speaker Vicki Pollard, AIA, NCARB, CVT.

Let natural light into your veterinary clinic's treatment area

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Aug 14, 2018

By Ashley Shoults, AIA

Sunlight is good for the patients and the staff. But it's tricky to get it to the entire hospital. Listen to an architect's solutions.