Mike Paul, DVM
Dr. Paul is the former executive director of the Companion Animal Parasite Council and a former president of the American Animal Hospital Association. He is currently the principal of MAGPIE Veterinary Consulting. He is retired from practice and lives in Anguilla, British West Indies.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 31, 2018
Dr. Mike Paul stresses the importance of planning for retirement in a veterinary career—because the security prior generations had in government programs won’t cut it anymore.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 09, 2018
It's easy to get judgy about a pet living in poverty. Before you do, take a moment to imagine where its owner came from.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 06, 2018
Compassion fatigue, brownout, burnout, depression ... so many conditions, and veterinarians may suffer from any of them. Learn to understand the differences between each and set yourself on a path to more happiness.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 31, 2018
One year after Hurricanes Irma and Maria, Dr. Mike Paul shows that the Caribbean has much to celebrate.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 07, 2018
Your ship—er, practice—is run with all types of personalities from different worlds—baby boomers, Generation X'ers and millennials. They can all work together to boldly care for a pet as no pet has been before.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 05, 2018
When your practice is facing changes, consider the necessity of two different outlooks.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 05, 2018
Veterinary professionals, you have a finite amount of time in this life—why are you spending it on other people’s priorities? Sit down, write out these two lists, and rejigger your commitments.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 07, 2018
Think of a convention program as a map, with unfamiliar topics like unexplored cities.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 04, 2018
I visited a wonderful human medicine practice that inspires me, and I came across the poster that inspires them. Their personable skills are easier to come by than you think.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 05, 2018
And what can we do in veterinary practice, and in the wider world, to bring back some old-fashioned rules of courtesy, civility and respect?
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 31, 2018
You’ve got a dream team full of champion staff members. So how can you make sure you keep them in your veterinary practice? Here are some ideas.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 02, 2018
No, not really. But pickles have helped me understand a facet of customer service that applies perfectly to veterinary clinics.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 21, 2017
Dr. Mike Paul recounts the night of Sept. 5 when Hurricane Irma struck his island home in Anguilla.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 18, 2017
From a big city to a small town, from an isolated island to a mall, my big trip to see astronomy at work also reminded me how things have changed for American consumers and maybe veterinary hospitals.