DVM360 MAGAZINE-03-01-2018

DVM360 MAGAZINE-03-01-2018

Cover Story
By dvm360.com staff
Does the idea of a general practice with specialty referral and 24/7 emergency services all under one veterinary hospital roof make your head spin? It’s just another day at the office for the nearly 200 employees of Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, our 2018 dvm360 Hospital Design Competition Specialty Hospital of the Year. Learn any-size-hospital tips from a XXXL-sized one.
Veterinary professionals open up about their own experiences with unwelcome sexual advances, gender-related power plays—and downright creepiness.
Veterinary professionals share their experiences with sexual assault.
News
By dvm360.com staff
The procedures may be minimally invasive for the patients, but they come with a steep learning curve and startup price for veterinary clinics.
By dvm360.com staff
Veterinary industry leaders recognized at inaugural event during 2018 VMX.
By dvm360.com staff
Brenda Andresen, Catherine Haskins envision a new medium for profession-wide communication.
By dvm360.com staff
Deal expected to close by the end of General Mills’ fiscal year.
We poked around the big exhibit hall in Orlando, and here are a few new (or new to us) products that jumped out at us. #ICYMI
Just 41 percent would recommend the profession to a friend or family member; financial stress is a serious concern.
By dvm360.com staff
Turning a sad outcome into a learning experience results in resilience for the future, authors report.
Every dog has its day, and now every dog is about to have its year, thanks to the Chinese zodiac.
By dvm360.com staff
The registry has added the Nederlandse Kooikerhondje and Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen to their list of AKC-recognized breeds.
UBM and NAVC are rolling out a new veterinary conference experience in San Diego to embrace different aspects of the animal care market.
New bill would eradicate program, which offsets student debt through service in a public health position; veterinary lobbyists battle to maintain it.
By dvm360.com staff
Dr. Ray Dillon shares why this ‘juvenile delinquent’ form of heartworm disease causes so much trouble in feline veterinary patients.
By dvm360.com staff
The AVMA announces single umbrella trust for AVMA LIFE and AVMA PLIT, as well as collaboration with Veterinary Medical Association Executives.
Canine compulsive disorder, much like OCD in humans, produces blood and leaves scars—physical and psychological wounds that affect pets and owners. After decades of research in this field, Dr. Nicholas Dodman says there is hope.
By dvm360.com staff
More than 6,500 counties, cities and towns across the U.S. are listed in the database of investigating agencies.
Featured Contributors
Grads from foreign and private schools, as well as those with zero debt, may be impacting the profession’s economic vitality in ways we don’t yet understand.
Sure, there are casinos, showgirls, all-you-can-eat buffets and a certain veterinary conference—but the state is more than that. It's also home to endless vistas, many mustangs and poetry-telling buckaroos.
Dr. Codger wants to help, so he cuts prices for his veterinary clients. Dr. Greenskin wants to do top-quality medicine and charge appropriately. Are the two medical cases in this story going to be the straw that breaks the camel's back?
Dr. Bo Brock shares the harrowing tale of a veterinarian who battled a cow’s prolapsed uterus and won—but not without a little mud, sweat and swears.
You’ve got a dream team full of champion staff members. So how can you make sure you keep them in your veterinary practice? Here are some ideas.
Just like the transcontinental railroad transformed the American West, our profession is experiencing changes the likes of which it's never seen before.
A veterinary practice owner's trust leads to an embarrassing and costly theft. Are you making the same mistake right now?
Medicine
By dvm360.com staff
At least until you know you need them, that is. For bacterial overgrowth and superficial cases, topical therapy may be all you need for your veterinary patients.
By dvm360.com staff
"NSAIDs really are wonderful things," says specialist Dr. Matthew Brunke.
According to veterinary nutritionist Deborah Linder, the battle of the bulge starts with your clients’ hearts and minds.
Equine
By dvm360.com staff
Hagyard joins 22 other veterinary practices currently under the Mixed Animal Veterinary Associates of North America banner.
Collaborative partnerships between equine veterinarians and farriers support healthier hooves and horses.
Products360
By dvm360.com staff
Here's our regular rundown of new and notable veterinary products.
By dvm360.com staff
Here's our regular rundown of new and notable veterinary products.