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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Vet life transitions - Jan 09, 2018

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Breaking news

Stomping out equine herpesvirus

May 25, 2018

Animal Health Trust is ready to stop horsing around with equine herpesvirus and begin development of a vaccine to protect against abortigenic and neurological equine herpesvirus.

Equine colic: Still serious, but successful outcomes more likely

May 25, 2018

The team at Hagyard Equine Medical Institute gets to diagnosis and treatment quickly—and they say it makes all the difference.

What veterinarians should know about pet bloggers

May 22, 2018

You're familiar with top veterinary blogs, but do you read pet parent blogs? Perhaps it's time to start.

Zoetis to acquire Abaxis for $2 billion

May 16, 2018

Point-of-care portfolio expands Zoetis’ veterinary diagnostics presence.

Grit vs. grades: Veterinary schools face potential flaws in admissions system

May 16, 2018

Application process may be keeping out the most tenacious and hard-working candidates before they get the chance to begin coursework, experts assert.

Medical news

Cornell takes the lead in cannabidiol research

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 09, 2018

Still wondering if CBD oil lives up to the hype, or if you’ll go to jail for recommending it? New research from Cornell backs the claims, and the federal government seems to be loosening the noose on veterinary recommendations.

New 'toggle technique' helps horses breathe

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 07, 2018

What makes all the difference in this surgical procedure to treat recurrent laryngeal neuropathy? Two holes in the cartilage and a stainless-steel button.

What’s new with dog flu?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 05, 2018

What’s going on with canine influenza? Well, there’s a website and a week, and now the Canadians are involved. Here’s what you need to know to keep your patients safe.

CAPC predicts spread of heartworm and Lyme disease in 2018

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 27, 2018

Annual forecast from Companion Animal Parasite Council based on weather patterns and other factors affecting disease activity.

Pregnancy isn’t an automatic eviction notice for the family cat, says K-State veterinarian

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 26, 2018

Dr. Susan Nelson wants to debunk the myth that cats and pregnant women can’t safely coexist.

Market trends

Post-appointment follow-up: What veterinary clients say they want

VETTED - May 10, 2018

Our research uncovers that there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to communicating with pet owners after the clinic visit. The solution? Ask them their preferences.

Walmart’s offerings will soon include veterinary care

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 30, 2018

PetIQ announces plan to open 20 clinics in Walmart locations by the end of May.

Americans spent $69.5 billion on their pets last year, APPA reports

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 29, 2018

Spending on veterinary care topped $17 billion, up 7 percent from 2016.

Are rising veterinary salaries driving up the cost of care?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 19, 2018

The AVMA econ team decided to find out—and discovered that mean salaries are actually dropping. So the answer to that question? No, they are not.

Which veterinarians are charging what?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 15, 2018

The latest installment in the Nationwide Purdue Veterinary Price Index digs deeper into GP vs. specialist, corporate vs. "Main Street" practice, and urban vs. suburban vs. rural. It's all based on millions of receipts from the pet insurance provider's database from 2009 to 2017.