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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Go Your Own Way

Mar 13, 2017

What's your hustle, people? Do you need to pay student debt? Do you need a return on your practice—the biggest one possible? Are you worried about the legacy of your practice—and need an associate? Are you petered out in a team member career and want to own? Do you hate corporations? Do you need corporate benefits? ...

Breaking news

Veterinarians: Will you continue to own your profession?

May 26, 2017

Unless veterinarians develop a financial focus, they may lose their position of influence in veterinary medicine.

An open letter from a disillusioned veterinary school graduate

May 26, 2017

While the financial problems plaguing veterinary education may hog the spotlight, this young veterinarian says it’s time to talk about the other issues—those that occur behind closed doors and within closed minds—that are making students sour.

Virginia is for veterinary products

May 26, 2017

They’ll tell you, “Virginia is for lovers,” but that’s not what I saw in the exhibit hall at CVC Virginia Beach. Well, maybe lovers of veterinary products.

Identifying a better equine ID method

May 26, 2017

Veterinarians and equine experts sound off on ideas for a better way to protect American horses from theft and disease outbreaks. (Hint: It's microchips.)

Old School, New School: Drexit strategy

May 25, 2017

Dr. Codger dreams and schemes about how to hand off his responsibilities at his veterinary practice—and perhaps still receive a paycheck. But will Greenskin bite?

Medical news

FDA warns about risk of possible accidental overdose of dogs treated with Sileo

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 24, 2017

The drug, manufactured by Zoetis, is used to treat cases of noise aversion.

Animal welfare groups criticize AVMA depopulation guidelines as inhumane

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 14, 2017

Proposed guidelines apply to large-scale culling of farm animals for disease control purposes.

Letter to dvm360: A ‘hole in the universe’ with Dr. Carl Osborne gone

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 12, 2017

‘King of the kidney’ helped shape the veterinary profession.

Registration open for annual eye exam event for service dogs

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 12, 2017

ACVO and Stokes Pharmacy preparing for 10th annual screening to take place in May.

FDA issues warning about thyroid hormones in pet food and treats

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 05, 2017

The hormones, which come from items made with livestock gullets, can cause hyperthyroidism in veterinary patients.

Market trends

Veterinarians: Will you continue to own your profession?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 26, 2017

Unless veterinarians develop a financial focus, they may lose their position of influence in veterinary medicine.

Shouting into the void: How voice search is changing the way pet owners find veterinarians

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 24, 2017

Dr. Google is so last-decade—these days clients are taking their pet-related queries to Siri, Alexa and other voice technology assistants.

The changing pet owner: 5 trends driving change in veterinary practice

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 20, 2017

Being aware of demographic shifts—and adapting your strategies accordingly—can help you find success for your practice and better health for more pets.

Why outside investors want in on the veterinary profession

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 22, 2017

Economic indicators for veterinary medicine are not all rosy. And still private equity is pouring in to buy veterinary practices. Here’s where they see potential.

Should you fear the corporatization of veterinary medicine?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 17, 2017

Does the corporate “boogeyman” have you worried that independent private practice won’t be an option in the future? Our panel of experts is here to help.