Low stress veterinary visits
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 08, 2017
A longtime advocate for the well-being of food animals, Grandin is now lending her experience and expertise to the veterinary environment.
FIRSTLINE - Nov 06, 2017
Your patient's fight or flight response has kicked in. Help veterinary clients understand why drugs might be the answer.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Oct 31, 2017
Needles, white coats, baths ... The world is full of frightful stuff for your veterinary patients.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Oct 23, 2017
Gentle conditioning to the procedure will get cats on board, says Mikkel Becker, CPDT.
FIRSTLINE - Oct 23, 2017
Data from the 2017 dvm360 Clinical Updates: Pet enrichment survey serves up these nuggets about treats in the veterinary practice.
FIRSTLINE - Oct 22, 2017
Consider these ideas to create enrichment areas for visiting pets in your veterinary practice.
FIRSTLINE - Oct 22, 2017
Create an enriching space for veterinary patients that puts healing top of mind.
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.
FIRSTLINE - Oct 16, 2017
Exclusive data from the dvm360 Clinical Updates: Pet Enrichment Survey reveals how many practices are offering enrichment—and what they're doing to focus on the pet's experience.
Oct 07, 2017
Use these 10 quick and easy pet enrichment tips to help your clients put the “play” back in pets’ “playtime.”
FIRSTLINE - Sep 27, 2017
As people, we can anticipate relief for the physical pain we feel. Animals don’t have this luxury. Here’s how to deal with pain coupled with fear, and how pet owners help you heal the hurt.
FIRSTLINE - Sep 20, 2017
When a pet owner says the word V-E-T, a cat hears D-I-E. But you can fix that.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 23, 2017
Consider these solutions to help calm your petrified veterinary patients.
FIRSTLINE - Aug 21, 2017
Yes, you CAN rehab a cat. Really! It's all about getting them comfortable in the environment.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 02, 2017
This cardiologist wants to prove that the intense effects of the fight-or-flight "sympathetic storm" in pets from scary veterinary visits can wear out their hearts before their time.
FIRSTLINE - Jul 14, 2017
1. Stop staring so much at cats, dogs. (Seriously) 2. Step up. Those patients need your advocacy!
FIRSTLINE - Jul 12, 2017
You need to give an elevator speech to clients about your Fear Free certification. Let us do the talking for you.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 07, 2017
Pets stuck away from home can be the ones most in need of diversions.
VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 29, 2017
Lower-stress care and Fear Free design permeate this solo practice owner's dream project.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 22, 2017
Around 5,500 veterinary professionals and other animal care workers already certified, organization reports.