Breaking news

AVMA amends declaw policy to define procedure as 'amputation'

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 31, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Policy continues to stress veterinarians' obligation to educate cat owners on onychectomy risks.

Fairness to Pet Owners Act now brewing in U.S. Senate

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 23, 2014

By Julie Scheidegger

Legislation mandates veterinary prescription writing.

Trupanion becomes publicly traded company

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 18, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

The company began selling shares though an initial public offering July 18.

Clinical updates

Journal Scan: Current understanding of feline epilepsy, diagnostic testing, and treatment

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 23, 2014

By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM

An overview of our current understanding of feline epilepsy, including diagnostic testing and treatment.

Video: Canine gastrostomy tube placement

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 16, 2014

By Don Waldron, DVM, DACVS

Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates this procedure, which is indicated in veterinary patients that may be anorectic postoperatively or are otherwise anorectic.

Video: Incisional gastropexy

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 09, 2014

By Don Waldron, DVM, DACVS

Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates his method of choice for this definitive treatment for dogs with GDV.

Management strategies

Veterinary hospital design: A team approach

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 31, 2014

By Aan Gonsalves

Gathering input from all members of the team created a cohesive new design for their new building.

Join us for a Fear Free veterinary practice Google+ Hangout on Air

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 30, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Bring your comments and questions as we interview Drs. Marty Becker and Karen Overall live.

What we can learn from "other" doctors

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 18, 2014

By Jeff Rothstein, DVM, MBA

Do you pay enough attention to how other healthcare professionals act and work?

Teamwork and communication

Your veterinary clinic cat strikes back

FIRSTLINE - Jul 31, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Your veterinary clinic cat's got a few gripes, a smartphone and an unlimited texting plan.

Vet-spiration: Don't worry, get happy with your weekly dose of motivation from the veterinary world

FIRSTLINE - Jul 18, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Vet-spiration: Don't worry, get happy with your weekly dose of motivation from the veterinary world

Receptionists: Use your power and fix this phone mistake

FIRSTLINE - Jul 10, 2014

By Karyn Gavzer, MBA, CVPM

The client's mood is in your hands.

Photo galleries

Your veterinary clinic cat strikes back

FIRSTLINE - Jul 31, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Your veterinary clinic cat's got a few gripes, a smartphone and an unlimited texting plan.

Vet-spiration: Don't worry, get happy with your weekly dose of motivation from the veterinary world

FIRSTLINE - Jul 18, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Vet-spiration: Don't worry, get happy with your weekly dose of motivation from the veterinary world

Vet-spiration: Your weekly dose of happy from the veterinary world

FIRSTLINE - Jul 11, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Vet-spiration: Your weekly dose of happy from the veterinary world

Hospital design

Veterinary exam room evolution

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jul 19, 2014

By Heather Lewis

Take a look at how the high temple of veterinary medicine—otherwise known as the exam room—has changed with the times and where it's going.

Creature comforts benefit your bottom line

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 15, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Demand for luxury boarding is still growing among veterinary clientele, urban and rural. Learn how this feature can attract pet owners and create cash flow for your practice.

How to design with felines in mind

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 12, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

Cater to cats and clients with these feline-friendly hospital design ideas.

The 2014 Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Supplement

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 01, 2014

By dvm360.com staff

It's here! Your destination for stories, photos and floor plans from this year's Merit Award-winning practices.

Editor's note: Positive progression in veterinary hospital design

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 01, 2014

By Victoria Biondi, Assistant Content Specialist

Involvement in a hospital design project requires lots of attention to detail—but don't let that cause you to lose sight of your overall purpose.