Robin Downing, DVM, DAAPM, DACVSMR, CVPP, CCRP, CVA, MS
Robin Downing, DVM, DAAPM, DACVSMR, CVPP, CCRP, CVA, MS in Clinical Bioethics, is a founder and past-president of the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management. She owns Windsor Veterinary Clinic and The Downing Center for Animal Pain Management in Windsor, Colorado. She is also a member of the Veterinary Medicine Practitioner Advisory Board.
VETTED - Oct 11, 2018
Tips for reducing fear, anxiety and stress in your surgical patients (and the people who own them).
FIRSTLINE - Oct 03, 2018
This DVM says "the veterinary nurse is a sister profession"—and a critical part of the veterinary healthcare team.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 15, 2018
Tenets from human medicine apply in your practice.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 23, 2018
Corporate medicine, client interactions and stress management: Three Fetch dvm360 speakers have some strong opinions about what the nation’s veterinary schools could be doing to prepare their graduates for life on the outside …
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Mar 30, 2018
Dr. Sarah Wooten's raw thoughts on how her four years of school could have better prepared her for the real world.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 02, 2017
Declawing is a barbaric procedure that violates bioethical principles and sets feline patients on a path to chronic maladaptive pain.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Oct 03, 2017
Gone are the days when a veterinarian would allow pain to linger because it would soon subside, right? Sadly, not in every clinic. Here are some signs and situations to look for so you can step in and save the day.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 26, 2017
Self promotion is a learned skill set, says Dr. Robin Downing.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 20, 2017
The last thing you want is to allow a pet to experience or subsist in pain. Take a trip through this photo gallery to make sure your pain detector is set on high and ready to take action.
FIRSTLINE - Jul 13, 2017
Every dying pet deserves a plan. Consider these inspiring case studies and tips that illustrate the power you have in veterinary medicine to help pets live longer—with a better quality of life—for days, week or months on their path to a peaceful death.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Apr 24, 2017
This milk protein concentrate from the milk of hyperimmunized cows should be your next big moo-ve toward managing pain in feline patients.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 01, 2017
Help kitties in your clinic today—and minimize your risk for error—with these tips from Dr. Robin Downing.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Dec 22, 2016
Veterinarians don't have "the magic bullet" yet to arrest or reverse degenerative joint disease in pets, so pain practitioner Robin Downing, DVM, MS, DAAPM, DACVSMR, CVPP, CCRP, says patients need, not just initial visits, but regular reassessment at their neighborhood veterinary hospital.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Nov 09, 2016
Dr. Robin Downing tells us about three exciting updates in pain management, along with her most special pain management case.