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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 09, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Licensure is no longer a requirement to practice animal massage in the state.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 09, 2017
A job candidate is offered a lowball salary at this veterinary hospital when the schedule conflicts with his religious beliefs. The hiring manager swears it's all about the bottom line. Whose side are you on?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 09, 2017
Avoid violating anti-discrimination laws the same way you avoid malpractice claims.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 08, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
USDA site wipes records concerning animal welfare violations; HSUS takes action.
 
VETTED: Jan 31, 2017
This veterinary team was concerned that a client's baby had been exposed to leptospirosis—but the pet owner was threatening to sue. Here’s how it all went down.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 26, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Veterinarians seek to reduce the prevalence of inherited disorders in companion animals without condemning or stigmatizing specific breeds.
 
VETTED: Jan 19, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
According to the Harvard Business Review, you’re better off avoiding the poison than going for glory when hiring for your veterinary practice.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 11, 2017
Increasingly complex legislation means veterinarians must be extra-vigilant in their drug management practices.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Dec 21, 2016
The era of one-size-fits-all neutering advice has come to an end. It’s time to move from recommendations to conversations.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 19, 2016
Resignations come after critical report by Texas regulatory commission
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 07, 2016
I’m a veterinarian, an entrepreneur and a 30-year computer geek. That didn’t save my data. (But I did negotiate the criminal’s price down!)
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2016
When pet owners file a negligence complaint against a specialty clinic, the state board finds a problem with the referring DVM's medical records.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 11, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Recently signed bill counts free spay-neuter services toward educational licensing requirements.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 08, 2016
In response to a recent installment of “The Dilemma,” a California veterinarian offers two main recommendations for a smooth board review: Keep excellent medical records, and never alter them.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2016
They may sound good, but certain clauses in your employment agreement might have zero legal enforceability.