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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: The future of veterinary medicine - Nov 02, 2016

Furry fun and future forecasts fly in our latest wide-reaching look at major issues in veterinary medicine. (With an educational grant provided by Boehringer Ingelheim) ...

Breaking news

2 tips for better oral tumor biopsies

Jan 23, 2017

CVC educator Barden Greenfield, DVM, DAVDC, shared a lot of advice about oral tumor types, diagnosis and treatment in a recent session. Here are two tips that stood out to one interested attendee.

Exotic-veterinarian-turned-author: Animals come from everywhere, and they all deserve good medical care

Jan 23, 2017

Practice owner and newly published memoirist Dr. Laurie Hess sat down with us at CVC San Diego for an exclusive Q&A about her new book, a big sugar glider mystery, her take on practice management—and managing nosy neighbors.

Final horse soring rule could lead to legal action

Jan 21, 2017

Some applaud USDA’s final ruling on safeguards against soring. Organizations in the Tennessee walking horse industry threaten legal action.

FDA warns about pet illness and death from human cancer medication

Jan 20, 2017

Fluorouracil cream is dangerous even in small amounts, agency states.

New year, new troubles brewing for Drs. Codger and Greenskin

Jan 17, 2017

A survey of the sundry eccentricities between two practitioners trying to function harmoniously in one veterinary practice.

Medical news

FDA warns about pet illness and death from human cancer medication

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 20, 2017

Fluorouracil cream is dangerous even in small amounts, agency states.

Zoetis receives USDA license for Cytopoint

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 12, 2017

Drug becomes the first monoclonal antibody licensed to help control the clinical signs associated with atopic dermatitis in dogs.

Prolonging the careers of canine athletes

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 05, 2017

Using platelet-rich plasma, stem cell therapy and veterinary rehabilitation therapy to treat osteoarthritis and soft-tissue injuries.

Drug for heart disease shows promise for cats and humans

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 05, 2017

Novel drug treats hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the most common feline heart disease.

"I quit a toxic team"

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 04, 2017

Toxic teams disrupt patient care and our jobs. Recognizing and removing yourself from the environment is the best thing—for everyone.

Market trends

Veterinary practice and the U.S. economy: What’s the impact?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 13, 2017

The total value of economic activity generated from veterinary services in 2014? A cool $63.1 billion.

Toxic veterinary teams

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 12, 2017

What they are, why they're so bad for veterinary practices, and where your hope for change lies.

BREAKING NEWS: Mars to buy almost-800-practice VCA

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 09, 2017

Candy and pet food company, which already owns the Banfield and BluePearl chains, will pay $9.1 billion for VCA’s almost-800-practice business.

Chipping away of the soul: New data on compassion fatigue—and compassion satisfaction—in veterinary medicine

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 29, 2016

AVMA economists offer hope and a call for action.

Dr. Mike Paul: Tarzan may have started my veterinary career, but reality TV won’t finish it

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 02, 2016

Dr. Mike Paul reflects on his humble beginnings, veterinary inspiration and the future of a reality TV-style profession.