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Your Veterinary Voice episode 7: Meet Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM

VETTED - Aug 23, 2016

"It's not you, it's me." ... Well, OK, maybe it is you, says Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM. In this episode, he pulls back the curtain on veterinary consultancy. Are YOU the problem in your practice?

Night flight: Pigeons as art

VETTED - Aug 19, 2016

Pigeons—although domesticated for thousands of years—are often considered a big-city nuisance. ("Rats with wings," anyone?) But by combining nature and technology, one artist sees them as far more.

All the feelings: Pet rehabilitative product picks

VETTED - Aug 18, 2016

Get ready to exercise that "Awwww!" muscle: We round up the latest and greatest in pet rehabilitative products.

DIY: Seven service stations for your veterinary practice

VETTED - Aug 15, 2016

From teensy tweaks to projects for the home improvement weekend warrior, these tricks will boost your clients' experience at your practice.

Grumpy cats and other sour joys

VETTED - Aug 11, 2016

Why should all those touchy-feely, sappy-happy optimists have all the fun? Let's get critical and cranky. Remember: Complaining is a valid venting mechanism. I think some psychologist said that somewhere.

Which dogs are most prone to orthopedic conditions?

VETTED - Aug 10, 2016

In Trupanion insurance claims, find out which orthopedic conditions are most expensive, which breeds are most prone to fractures, and which breeds most commonly claim for musculoskeletal injuries and illnesses.

Breaking news

Keeping your head above water: The aftermath of the Louisiana floods

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 24, 2016

By Hannah Wagle, Assistant Content Specialist

The tireless efforts of the Cajun Navy alongside countless veterinary volunteers from LSU and beyond keep hope afloat for the people and animals affected by historic Louisiana flooding.

Judges in bow-killing case recommend license suspension

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 23, 2016

By Katie James, dvm360 Associate Content Specialist

Kristen Lindsey, DVM, will also complete continuing education and community service if Texas board accepts judges' proposal.

USDA proposes amendments to Horse Protection Act

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 23, 2016

By dvm360.com staff

The proposal would strengthen anti-soring regulations and bring them in line with existing U.S. Equestrian Federation standards.

Clinical updates

Equine piroplasmosis: What, how and why

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 24, 2016

By Ed Kane, PhD

What it is, how it’s transmitted—and why this tick-borne disease might be going away.

Turning the promise of stem cell therapy into a reality


By Sherman O. Canapp, Jr., DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR, CCRT

How you, too, can be taking advantage of its palliative and recuperative benefits in your veterinary patients.

Make it stop! Help pet owners manage unruly dog behaviors

VETTED - Aug 23, 2016

By E'Lise Christensen, DVM, DACVB

Pet owners will vote with their money—and go to veterinarians who understand behavior.

Practice life and business

State of the veterinary profession: Euthanasia in practice

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 22, 2016

By dvm360.com staff

Results from dvm360’s 2015 survey shed light on how euthanasia has changed (and hasn’t changed) since 2012.

I discovered the hospital director was embezzling


By Stephanie West, DVM

This 2016 dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year entrant turned suspicion into an investigation, an investigation into an arrest, and an arrest into a happier practice.

An introvert in a public profession


By Dean Scott, DVM

Are you an introverted veterinarian who’s drained by human interaction? You’re not alone (although you probably wish you were).

Teamwork and communication

Client handout: The essence of a reverse sneeze

FIRSTLINE - Aug 24, 2016

By Kathryn Primm, DVM

Have veterinary clients alarmed by this clinical sign? Alleviate their fears with this handout.

!oohcA Your best reverse sneeze impressions

FIRSTLINE - Aug 24, 2016

By dvm360.com staff

Don't be ashamed! It's all in the name of educating veterinary clients.

Feisty felines: Bringing up the behaviorally challenging kitten

FIRSTLINE - Aug 20, 2016

By Gary Landsberg DVM, DACVB, DECAWBM (companion animals)

Here's a quick look at why you should talk to cat owners about kitten behavior.

Photo packages

Cat behaviors, deciphered

FIRSTLINE - Aug 11, 2016

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

A completely unscientific look at catitudes from a casual observer and cat fanciest.

10 reasons to love veterinary medicine

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 01, 2016

By dvm360.com staff

Feeling cynical? Find out why you've got one of the best jobs in the world.

Practice management hacks: Advice to a new manager on how to manage staff and be a successful boss


By dvm360.com staff

VHMA members spill their best-kept secrets for successful staff management.

Hospital design

Color your clinic happy

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 22, 2016

By Ashley Griffin

This solo female owner will inspire you to design or remodel your veterinary hospital to match your personal style.

The trend in veterinary clinic lobby design: An actual design


By Heather E. Lewis, AIA

Just because the space was created by an architect doesn't mean the design work is done.

DIY: Seven service stations for your veterinary practice

VETTED - Aug 15, 2016

By dvm360.com staff

From teensy tweaks to projects for the home improvement weekend warrior, these tricks will boost your clients' experience at your practice.