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Portia Stewart, Contributing Author

Tech entrepreneur sets sights on home veterinary healthcare
May 1, 2014

Meet Matt Meeker, CEO and co-founder of Bark & Co., who envisions redesigned veterinary visits guided by dogs' preferences.

Fast forward for veterinary school
June 1, 2013

The University of Arizona is exploring a veterinary school that's faster with more intensity. If the plan passes, students could obtain a degree in four or five years instead of eight—and potentially halve their debt.

Attention veterinary practice owners: Buyers are lined up
April 1, 2013

If you've been afraid to sell, consider this: In most regions, consultants and brokers report a backlog of buyers waiting for veterinary practices. And some are growing sick of the wait.

NAVTA names Legred new interim executive director
October 31, 2012

Veterinary technician organization transitions to new leadership after organization more than doubles membership.

Betty White: The scourge of the veterinary profession?
October 1, 2012

Some veterinarians still link her to a 1-800 PetMeds endorsement and the Internet pharmacy boom. Are pet owners trusting their veterinarians less, and is White to blame?


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