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Veterinary dermatologist claps back at shady allergy tests

VETTED - May 21, 2017

Dr. Anthea Schick and her team weren't impressed with sketchy hair and saliva allergy test kits fooling pet owners. So they decided to do something about it.

Veterinary secrets spotted at CVC Virginia Beach

dvm360.com - May 21, 2017

Despite highs and lows, you chose a career in veterinary medicine. And here's a group of people who know exactly what you're going through.

Whimsical beauty: Bringing animals to life through mixed-media

VETTED - May 20, 2017

Mixing paint, paper and fabric, Ande Hall highlights what makes animals special.

Dirt and dander? Suck it up!

VETTED - May 19, 2017

This home-bathing system will help dog owners circumvent the normal headaches of getting their pooches squeaky clean.

Letter to dvm360: Our dying ocean is not ‘entertainment’

VETTED - May 10, 2017

Coral reefs are in distress all over the world, and salt water fish are wild caught—neither should be placed in a veterinary clinic’s waiting room.

How to get pets + vets ≠ stress

VETTED - May 05, 2017

Take anxiety out of the equation with these veterinary products.

Breaking news

Veterinarians: Will you continue to own your profession?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 26, 2017

By Melissa Maddux, DVM, Michael Dicks, PhD

Unless veterinarians develop a financial focus, they may lose their position of influence in veterinary medicine.

An open letter from a disillusioned veterinary school graduate

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 26, 2017

By dvm360.com staff

While the financial problems plaguing veterinary education may hog the spotlight, this young veterinarian says it’s time to talk about the other issues—those that occur behind closed doors and within closed minds—that are making students sour.

Virginia is for veterinary products

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 26, 2017

By Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director

They’ll tell you, “Virginia is for lovers,” but that’s not what I saw in the exhibit hall at CVC Virginia Beach. Well, maybe lovers of veterinary products.

Clinical updates

Shelter Snapshot: What to put in that spray bottle

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 23, 2017

By Erin Doyle, DVM

Tips for your practice from an animal shelter on which disinfectants to turn to and why it matters.

Quick update: What to know about allergic otitis in cats

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 22, 2017

By Darin Dell, DVM, DACVD

Otitis in cats may not be common in your veterinary clinic—but here's a quick update to prep for the next time you see a cat with itchy ears.

Ixnay on the IBD: An update on handling patients with chronic enteropathies

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 20, 2017

By Sarah J. Wooten, DVM

When it comes to chronic gastrointestinal cases, it’s time to throw out your outdated terms and diagnoses.

Practice life and business

Help veterinary clients speak "cat": Posts and tweets about senior cats

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 25, 2017

By dvm360.com staff

This social media campaign will help you teach your veterinary clients to better read their aging feline friends.

Show them the numbers!

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 24, 2017

By Brian Conrad, CVPM

Veterinary team members can be inspired, motivated and invigorated by focusing on the right benchmarks. CVC educator and practice management guru Brian Conrad shares some of his faves.

‘Break’ check

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 24, 2017

By Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director

You can't stop your veterinary practice systems, your equipment, your team or even yourself from breaking sometimes. But CVC educator Dave Nicol says it’s how you plan for and deal with the breakages that makes all the difference.

Teamwork and communication

How to manage acute on top of chronic pain in your veterinary patients

FIRSTLINE - May 26, 2017

By Michael Petty, DVM, CCVP, CCRT

Pain + pain = pain squared? Some advice from Dr. Michael Petty on how to get that pain score back to 0.

Fighting the fright: dvm360's top 10 Fear Free articles

FIRSTLINE - May 26, 2017

By dvm360.com staff

See which of our articles have most assuaged the stress of veterinary visits for pets.

3 pearls for stabilizing and monitoring critical patients

FIRSTLINE - May 20, 2017

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

CVC Educator Kari Santoro Beer, DVM, DACVECC, of the Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center in Philadelphia, offers these pearls for critical emergency patients.

Photo packages

Veterinary secrets spotted at CVC Virginia Beach

dvm360.com - May 21, 2017

By dvm360.com staff

Despite highs and lows, you chose a career in veterinary medicine. And here's a group of people who know exactly what you're going through.

Whimsical beauty: Bringing animals to life through mixed-media

VETTED - May 20, 2017

By Katie James, dvm360 Associate Content Specialist

Mixing paint, paper and fabric, Ande Hall highlights what makes animals special.

Cat-tested food puzzles

FIRSTLINE - May 12, 2017

By Portia Stewart, Editor, Team Channel Director

I spent $82.97 on cat food puzzles. Here's what I learned.

Hospital design

3 steps to increase curb appeal for your veterinary practice

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - May 25, 2017

By Katie James, dvm360 Associate Content Specialist, Heather E. Lewis, AIA

Would a current client give up on you and find another veterinarian because it looks like you just don't care about how old and dumpy your practice looks? Join us for a totally free, three-step program to boost your veterinary hospital’s curb appeal.

Designing for top-notch patient CARE

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - May 24, 2017

By Ashley Griffin

From the hotel-like lobby to the cat and dog alcoves, find out how this emergency and referral hospital renovated their space into a stress-free environment for clients, staff and, most importantly, pets.

FAQs: The Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Competition

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - May 11, 2017

By Steve Bennaka

Here are the most common questions we receive each year—and answers that will help you build a stellar entry notebook.