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August 11, 2016
Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director

Brendan Howard oversees veterinary business, practice management and life-balance content for, 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.

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Pssst! Over here!

I just sent to the printer the final version of Benchmarks 2016: A Study of Well-Managed Practices from WTA Veterinary Consultants (formerly named Wutchiett Tumblin and Associates) and the online arm of Veterinary Economics.

If you're here, it means you saw my note in the book to visit First, thank you for buying the book. And, second, I've got what you came for ...


The articles we mention in "Beautify your veterinary practice in 7 steps"

This article-like tool mentioned some longer articles online. Here are the links:

No outlet, no problem-or is it?

Fear Free: What you see is not what the cat or dog gets

Light up your veterinary life


The resources we promised from Benchmarks 2015

If you bought last year's book, great! You've got these tools already. If not, we didn't want to leave you hanging. Here are PDFs of:

Revenue metrics: How the puzzle pieces fit (6 MB download)

How to get 16 percent ROI (6 MB download)

Topics to discuss prior to co-owning (6 MB download)


The buck stops here!

If you found a mistake, if you're confused by something, or if you have a follow-up question about anything in Benchmarks 2016: A Study of Well-Managed Practices, email me directly at I can't fix every mistake, clear up every confusion or answer every question, but I can try. So try me!