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Market trends

Sep 01, 2007
Washington — A greater number of minorities are studying veterinary medicine, but the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges' (AAVMC) latest enrollment data show the increase at just .4 percent.
Sep 01, 2007
Washington — A recent American Veterinary Medical Association study reports huge gaps in the earned salaries of equally positioned male and female veterinarians.
Sep 01, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
Greenwich, Conn. — New graduates entering small-animal practice likely will enjoy financial growth due to the spending practices of 71.1 million U.S. households with pets.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2007
National Report — Money isn't everything. Especially when it comes to consumer attitudes about rising veterinary fees.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2007
James Herriot's books sold some 70 million copies worldwide. Yet, veterinarian, author and son James Wight never lived in the shadow of that legacy.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2007
National Report –– Communication is key to understanding animal-owner bonds, creating strong veterinary-client relationships and best ensuring proper care for pets, according to a recent study.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2006
Las Vegas — Fresh out of college, Dr. Carlos Vareli earns $72,000 a year and pays on $75,000 in education loans.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2006
By dvm360.com staff
Editor's Note: DVM Newsmagazine asked six thought-leaders at CVC East in Baltimore to talk about five of the most pressing issues facing the veterinary profession. During the succeeding months, each of the issues introduced at the DVM Newsmaker's Summit will be presented for publication. This month, the panel takes on the supply of veterinarians and future professional opportunities. Dr. Lonnie King introduces the issue.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2006
By dvm360.com staff
We struggle in training veterinarians to treat all species and all specialties. The general public of course recognizes that it is difficult to be a veterinarian because you have to be able to treat every species.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2006
National Report — While many veterinarians shun convenience euthanasia, problems associated with pet relinquishment live on.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2006
Practicing in the only health profession sanctioned to end life, Dr. Mary Welle vividly recalls the case.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2006
National Report — $1,451: It's the price most clients will stop treatment of a sick or injured animal, veterinarians report.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2006
A lawyer rarely pursues a lawsuit against a veterinarian who apologizes.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2006
National Report — Good employees are hard to come by, and it won't get easier any time soon.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2006
Cheryl Weber, JD, a client counselor specialist at the University of Illinois' veterinary college, adds that client grief is real.