Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director - UBM Americas, Veterinary
Brendan Howard oversees veterinary business, practice management and life-balance content for dvm360.com, dvm360 magazine, Firstline and Vetted, and plans the Practice Management track at all three Fetch dvm360 conferences. Brendan has proudly served under the Veterinary Economics and dvm360 banners for more than 10 years. Before that, he worked as a journalist, writer and editor at Entrepreneur magazine and a top filmed entertainment magazine in Southern California. Brendan received a Masters in English Literature from University of California, Riverside, in 1999.
dvm360.com - Feb 16, 2018
He's a TV star, architect of Fear Free practice and a plain old practitioner. Come along and get to know this one-of-a-kind personality.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Feb 08, 2018
Nobody in veterinary practice likes to talk about money, but everyone needs to. Would it help if you educated veterinary clients early about the kinds of options that most excite you and your team, whether pet insurance, payment options or preventive-care plans?
VETTED - Dec 29, 2017
One of dogs’ favorite toys joins the recent wave of interactive pet electronics. You decide whether it’s a good match for your veterinary clients or in your hospital or boarding.
dvm360.com - Dec 21, 2017
The veterinary super analyst takes us through preventive care, corporate takeovers, industry burnout and back again in dvm360's podcast.
VETTED - Dec 10, 2017
What did Fetch dvm360 attendees in San Diego learn from playing the new game Veterinarians Against Insanity?
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Dec 08, 2017
Veterinary team members made mistakes in this fictional case study from Fetch dvm360 educator Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM. But was the doctor more interested in blaming than finding solutions?
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 06, 2017
No? Then it might be time to check out tips from these inspiring contest winners trying to talk clients—and your practice managers—into forward booking.
VETTED - Nov 22, 2017
Prioritize preventive care on patients' teeth with a new acronym: COPAT.
VETTED - Nov 17, 2017
And they are! Here's a sneak peek at new—or newly exhibiting—products and services at Fetch dvm360 in San Diego next month.
VETTED - Oct 20, 2017
Pets can benefit from training, boarding and day care owned by a veterinarian—the DVM is the expert, after all, not pet service and pet retail staff somewhere else. Just figure out if this chance for pet enrichment for your clients is the right fit for your veterinary hospital's philosophy, staff and location.
VETTED - Oct 17, 2017
This soft, duck-billed muzzle might turn an angry dog outburst into a funny angry-Donald Duck-like experience. Veterinary professionals, decide for yourself.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Oct 16, 2017
Ain't nobody got time for pet enrichment when you're just trying to talk clients into crucial medical work. But our latest veterinary survey shows pet enrichment IS on your mind, so maybe it should also be in your exam room recommendations, your online pharmacy and in the reception area.
VETTED - Oct 10, 2017
Spring a high cost on a client they weren't expecting, you get grief. So, when you see an important but nonurgent procedure in the veterinary exam room that needs to be done SOON but not NOW, give them a heads-up.
FIRSTLINE - Sep 27, 2017
Sometimes pet owners need more than medical help. Sometimes they need a reason to remember how much fun they can have with their loved ones again.