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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Toxic Teams

dvm360.com - Jan 23, 2017

Can't we all just get along? (And what do you do when the answer is no?) This dvm360 Leadership Challenge investigates the sources of this poison and offers commentary, data and solutions to help teams dismantle their destructive forces. ...

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Making time for equine

Apr 24, 2017

When it comes to equine scheduling in a mixed animal practice, be the hero your equine specialists need.

When a microchip raises more questions than it answers

Apr 23, 2017

What do you do when you find a microchip at your veterinary practice and the pet owner says "no," you can't scan it? Here's how I handle it.

Why outside investors want in on the veterinary profession

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.

A little BS isn’t a bad thing—or is it?

Apr 21, 2017

Just because you’re the veterinarian doesn’t mean you can get away with everything, Dr. Brock realizes.

Old School New School: Three rounds with Codger

Apr 20, 2017

Dr. Greenskin drags her boss into a boxing match of wit and wisdom. But did she underestimate the crusty old veterinarian?

Medical news

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 shaped 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.

Journal Scan: New insights on treating hypertension in cats

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Mar 29, 2017

A recent study suggests that cats presenting with higher blood pressure when diagnosed with hypertension could benefit from greater doses of amlodipine.

Market trends

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.

Rural outage: Who will buy (and staff) the nation’s remote veterinary practices?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 11, 2017

Two successful hospitals have spent years trying to find a veterinary associate. Are these isolated incidents or signs of a larger trend? While the experts deliberate, futures hang in the balance.

Don't put me in a box: Data on veterinarians' views of corporate medicine

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 07, 2017

What does the future hold? We asked dvm360 readers and industry experts for their thoughts.

How many practices have consolidators swallowed?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 04, 2017

Here are the most up-to-date numbers we could get on the number of veterinary practices owned by corporate consolidators and practice chains.