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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2003
Springboro, Ohio-There are plenty of positive and negative routes to coping with market saturation, and most practitioners respond to increased competition in one of three basic ways, says Karyn Gavzer, a consultant with KG Marketing and Training, Inc.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2003
Poland, Ohio-It's been eight years since Dr. John Daugherty's face-off with other practitioners in his town. He's been badmouthed, backstabbed and even called a quack.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
Experts estimate labor costs and benefits rank as top income eaters among the nation's veterinary practices.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
Cleveland-Veterinarians say they are doing more dentistry, behavior and nutritional consulting today than three years ago.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
The down economy of late appears to have run a hit-or-miss course among practices nationwide.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
Cleveland-Numbers of active clients and revenue are both on the upswing, veterinarians say. But a disparity still exists in pay between men and women.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
Santa Ana, Calif.-Robert Newman knows his Chihuahua suffers a slight heart murmur. Yet instead of informing his new veterinarian of the previously diagnosed condition, he waits to see test results, occasionally entertaining treatment recommendations he knows the dog doesn't need.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
Legal liabilities lie in virtually every veterinary hospital, but there are plenty of ways to reduce practice vulnerability.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
There's one person Dr. Dave Richards must confront every time he prepares to raise fees in practice - himself.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2003
Euthanasia has been likened to the best gift one can give an animal afflicted with chronic pain - a humane way to halt suffering.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2003
An estimated 5 million cats and dogs are euthanized in U. S. shelters each year, and while reliable statistics are scarce, experts predict they sharply contrast death tolls recorded as late as 1995.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2003
Cleveland--The economic cap on veterinary care is rising, DVMs say.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2003
Pomona, Calif.-Western University of Health Sciences (WesternU) opens its doors this fall not only as the nation's newest veterinary college, but as the only program boasting a 15 percent male class.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 03, 2003
When Dr. Peter Eyre graduated from veterinary college in 1960, three of his classmates were female.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff
Washington-Veterinarians top the list of 10 occupations where women's involvement has increased most in the past decade, according to a new analysis by the Employment Policy Foundation (EPF).