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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Toxic Teams - Jan 23, 2017

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Breaking news

Becky Turner Chapman bids farewell to veterinary media

Mar 29, 2017

Longtime vice president of UBM’s Veterinary division retired in mid-March.

Highlights from the world of ferret medicine

Mar 29, 2017

Here's an update on adrenal disease therapy for these more unusual veterinary patients, plus the adventure of Zelda, a rare recipient of a pacemaker thanks to Kansas State University.

Veterinarian accused in murder-for-hire dies by suicide

Mar 28, 2017

Valerie McDaniel, DVM, accused of hiring a hit man to murder her ex-husband, commits suicide before the date of her court appearance.

Squish and heat your trash away!

Mar 28, 2017

A medical waste compactor that's been in the market for years now poses the question, "Do you need to keep paying a company to pick up your medical waste?" The answer may be "no."

Veterinary prescriptions: The point of no return

Mar 27, 2017

Does a legacy of above-and-beyond client service hold up to hard-and-fast rules in a veterinary practice?

Medical news

Technicians and cystocentesis: A closer look at veterinary supervision

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 22, 2017

Highly trained and experienced team members with the proper credentials can handle delicate procedures as well as—or better than—their bosses. So why do veterinarians have to be involved at all?

Heartworm Q&A: What do I need to know about heat-treating samples?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 14, 2017

Dr. Byron Blagburn lays out the basics for practicing veterinarians—if you suspect heartworm infection but get a negative antigen result, consider heat-treating the sample.

Tick-borne disease in cats: Two to watch for

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 13, 2017

Vigilance is necessary for your feline as well as canine patients if you live in a tick-endemic area—cytauxzoonosis and anaplasmosis can both affect cats.

Bumper crop of acorns in 2015 could increase canine Lyme risk in 2017

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 10, 2017

Exploring the connections between white-footed mice, black-legged ticks and four-footed friends.

Spring: A season of beauty and bloodsuckers

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 01, 2017

On the veterinary calendar we mark the changing of seasons in some very special ways.

Market trends

Apps for veterinary clients: 'Why can't I just do it on my smartphone?'

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 27, 2017

Pet owners every day are asking that question—or thinking it—when it comes to your veterinary business. Consider this new survey from a veterinary smartphone app company.

From WVC 2017: Take a gamble on new veterinary products

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 16, 2017

We went to Vegas and all we got was this amazeballs roundup of what’s new and coming to a show floor near you.

Data: Brachycephalic breeds suffer higher incidences of non-respiratory diseases

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 08, 2017

Are brachycephalic breeds doomed for a lifetime of poor health? New data does not look promising for the pug and its fellow flat-nosed friends.

U.S. pets getting fatter, according to pet obesity research report

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 28, 2017

Pet owners disagree with veterinarians on nutritional issues

Girl, have you seen that new e-collar? Product highlights from NAVC 2017

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 10, 2017

We have four words: New. Veterinary. Products. GO!