Now hear this! Podcasts for veterinary professionals

October 8, 2019
Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director

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.

Hungry for podcasts for veterinarians, team members and the pet owners they serve? Then this list is for you. Subscribe now (theyre all free).

silverkblack/stock.adobe.comAs a veterinary professional, when you can't read a journal and you can't watch a video, you can still learn and laugh about practice, thanks to podcasts. And dvm360.com will be highlighting new episodes of notable podcast series for veterinary consumption-for learning about medicine, improving your business savvy, trying out better self-care skills, sharing with pet owners or just decompressing after a long shift.

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General-purpose veterinary podcasts

Blunt Dissection and Freewheelin' Veterinary Business Q&A (hosted by Dave Nicol, BVMS, Cert. Mgmt MRCVS)

“Blunt Dissection is the podcast where the best minds in veterinary medicine, business, academia, not-for-profit and politics are profiled/deconstructed so you can learn the habits, routines, thought processes and anything else that makes these individuals so good at what they do.” (Editor's note: “Freewheelin'” is a Q&A video show answering questions from viewers that's also available on audio.)

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Blunt Dissection podcast on iTunes

Freewheelin' podcast on iTunes

DVM Divas

“Veterinarians Maria, Ann and Melissa … explore a current veterinary hot topic and share candid, personal life wins, fails and practice hacks.” (Editor's note: This is a promising approach, but there's only one episode so far.)

Podcast on iTunes

Podcast A Vet (hosted by John Arnold, DVM)

“Interviews that take us on a journey with leaders in the veterinary community.”

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Podcast on iTunes

Uncharted Veterinary Podcast (hosted by Andy Roark, DVM, MS, and Stephanie Goss)

“The Uncharted Veterinary Podcast is for veterinary professionals who want to ace the tough parts of practice that happen daily but don't get discussed. We cover topics like how to manage workplace conflict, take exceptional care of pets and people, convince pet owners to follow your advice and much more.” (Editor's note: The podcast also recently added “Cone of Shame” episodes that focus more heavily on medicine.)

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Podcast on iTunes

Veterinary Viewfinder Podcast (hosted by Ernie Ward, DVM, and Beckie Mossor, RVT]

“Podcast dedicated to tackling the toughest topics in veterinary medicine”

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Podcast on iTunes

Your Veterinary Voice (hosted by dvm360's Brendan Howard)

“Nineteen episodes of in-depth dialogue with some of the greatest thinkers, talkers and speakers in the veterinary profession.”

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A biz-only veterinary podcast

Veterinary Marketing Podcast (hosted by Brandon Breshears)

“This podcast helps veterinary professionals with digital marketing. You'll be able to increase compliance, retention and engagement with your clients.”

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Podcast on iTunes

A podcast for veterinary students

Vet School Unleashed: Dissecting the DVM

“The Vet School Unleashed podcast aims at uniting veterinary students around the world as well as prospective veterinary students and veterinarians.”

Podcast on iTunes

Podcasts appropriate for veterinary clients

Ask the Vets with Dr. Jeff (hosted by Jeff Werber, DVM)

Podcast on iTunes

Dr. Kat Gone to the Dogs and Nine Lives With Dr. Kat (hosted by Kathryn Primm, DVM)

Nine Lives podcast on iTunes

Gone to the Dogs podcast on iTunes

ER Vet (hosted by Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, DABT)

Podcast on iTunes

Fur-Reals Pet Parenting Podcast

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Podcast on iTunes