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Can that lawn service replace the use of flea and tick preventives?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 12, 2018

Companies heavily advertise their flea- and tick-repelling sprays this time of year. Are your clients buying the hype?

A light in the veterinary profession

VETTED - Jul 12, 2018

Dr. Dani McVety shares how inspiring young veterinarians reminds her of her own purpose in life.

Bad online review got you down? 4 steps to right a cyber wrong

VETTED - Jul 12, 2018

You can't control what a veterinary client says about you, your team members or your practice online, but you can manage the damage. Here's how.

Friday veterinary emergencies: A dvm360 pie chart

VETTED - Jul 10, 2018

Quick! This is an emergency! Maybe ...

Bugs. They could be what’s for dinner

VETTED - Jun 26, 2018

Where some see a pest, others see a potential solution to a need for novel protein sources for your veterinary patients.

Handle concerns about the price of heartworm prevention

VETTED - Jun 21, 2018

Money makes the world go ‘round. It’s also a large reason your veterinary clients won’t buy the preventives their pets need. Here are some tips from the experts to explain the value to pet owners.

Breaking news

FDA warns veterinarians against Ranier's Compounding Laboratory

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 12, 2018

By dvm360.com staff

Products cannot be guaranteed sterile; company has failed to issue voluntary recall.

dvm360 product report: Cold-plasma sterilizer, cloud-based management software and more

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 11, 2018

By dvm360.com staff

Here’s our regular roundup of new and noteworthy veterinary products.

The harrowing tale of veterinary management service agreements

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 10, 2018

By Christopher J. Allen, DVM, JD

Once upon a time, veterinary practices were owned by veterinarians. Then other interested parties came along ...

Clinical updates

You don't have to be a specialist to use ultrasound

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 13, 2018

By Rachel Pollard, DVM, PhD, DACVR

Expert status isn’t a requisite for getting most of the diagnostic information you need, says imaging specialist Dr. Rachel Pollard.

Can that lawn service replace the use of flea and tick preventives?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 12, 2018

By Michael Nappier, DVM, DABVP

Companies heavily advertise their flea- and tick-repelling sprays this time of year. Are your clients buying the hype?

Avoid surprising clients after dental procedures

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 11, 2018

By Barden Greenfield, DVM, DAVDC

Most veterinary clients don’t appreciate surprises when it comes to their pets’ dental procedures—especially when the revelation is permanent and costs extra. Here are some steps you can take to avoid them in your practice.

Practice life and business

How to chart associate salary

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 16, 2018

By Sachin Trivedi, MBA

Here’s how this veterinary practice COO/CFO uses two charts to inspire unmotivated doctors and eager new hires alike.

Death to (the word) paperwork!

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 13, 2018

By Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM

How an exercise in veterinary practice semantics can help you transform tedious tasks into endearing endeavors.

Bad online review got you down? 4 steps to right a cyber wrong

VETTED - Jul 12, 2018

By Sarah J. Wooten, DVM

You can't control what a veterinary client says about you, your team members or your practice online, but you can manage the damage. Here's how.

Teamwork and communication

Stop hiring 'multitaskers'

FIRSTLINE - Jul 13, 2018

By Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM

You think you can do lots of things at once (or your boss thinks you can). But is multitasking in veterinary practice always the right choice? And is hiring people who think they can do five things at once really helping you in the long run?

A light in the veterinary profession

VETTED - Jul 12, 2018

By Dani McVety, DVM

Dr. Dani McVety shares how inspiring young veterinarians reminds her of her own purpose in life.

When clients trust you enough to drop trou

FIRSTLINE - Jul 11, 2018

By Julie Cappel, DVM

Have you heard the one about the veterinary client who pantsed herself in the waiting room? Here’s how it happened.

Photo packages

Midcentury modern meets veterinary care

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jul 09, 2018

By Ashley Griffin

This clinic in Door County, Wisconsin, with its clean lines and creative roofline, would make architect Frank Lloyd Wright proud.

My Yukon Quest experience

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jun 25, 2018

By Matthew Brunke, DVM, DACVSMR, CCRP, CVPP, CVA

While working on my board certification for sports medicine and rehabilitation, I had the amazing opportunity to work with sled dogs.

Vet team confessions: The tiny tears in our souls

FIRSTLINE - Jun 22, 2018

By dvm360.com staff

From their experiences with imposter syndrome and compassion fatigue to feeling like no one really understands what they do, veterinary technicians and practice managers share the little cuts and wounds that bleed them dry in their daily practice lives.

Hospital design

Midcentury modern meets veterinary care

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jul 09, 2018

By Ashley Griffin

This clinic in Door County, Wisconsin, with its clean lines and creative roofline, would make architect Frank Lloyd Wright proud.

High-flying planes in your hospital

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 20, 2018

By Tim Parsons, AIA

The overhead horizontal plane is showing up in dvm360 Hospital Design Competition entries. Will it land in your own practice design?

The evolving veterinary reception area

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 13, 2018

By Vicki Pollard, CVT, AIA

Flex that space for the benefit of clinic and clients.