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Survival skills

VETTED: Sep 13, 2016
Squeeze, roll and punch your way to a calmer day in veterinary practice with these toys.
FIRSTLINE: Aug 30, 2016
Our visits are action-packed, and our clients are time-strapped. But at our veterinary hospital, DVMs and technicians make sure we don't miss some crucial questions about home life and history for our patients.
FIRSTLINE: Aug 12, 2016
You don't have to escape to a mountain retreat to find moments of peace in veterinary practice.
DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 10, 2016
By staff
If we're all watching for drug abuse and drug diversion in the veterinary practice, what happens to the associate or team member whose boss is the offender?
VETTED: Aug 01, 2016
Marketing you, your veterinary practice and your good deeds should not include candid snaps of your less-than-perfect surgical protocols. (Isn't that what got Dr. Pol in trouble?)
VETTED: Jul 18, 2016
"One does not simply walk" fearlessly through life. Dr. Hilal Dogan knew that FOR SURE in the case of her early fear of surgery.
VETTED: Jun 28, 2016
We talk to the force behind veterinary medicine's most powerful human interest project yet (and yes, you read that right). Meet the Vet Confessionals Project founder and find out how the project grew into a nationwide phenomenon.
VETTED: Jun 22, 2016
If you're in private practice and beholden to pet owners for your success in veterinary medicine, can you afford to skip the very basics of the exam room experience? (Hint: "No" is the answer you're looking for.) Here they are ...
DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 16, 2016
Whether it’s suicidal thoughts or drug addiction haunting our colleagues, are we doing enough to protect them from themselves ... and offering them the resources to get the help they need?
FIRSTLINE: Jun 01, 2016
Personality types be damned! Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM, shares the simple but demanding steps he takes in every crucial conversation he manages in veterinary practice and in life.
DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 16, 2016
You want to help an older client and an aging pet. You don’t want to be the subject of a police investigation.
DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 11, 2016
Dr. Marty Becker helped this dvm360 reader get the best of his friends—and brought light to an issue he can relate to all too well.
Euthanasia can be a gift, or euthanasia can be a frustrating choice. Help clients at your veterinary practice do it at the right time for the right reasons.
By staff
When today sucks, here's what your veterinary colleagues do to deal.
VETTED: Apr 20, 2016
You’re a good person. Your team members are good people. Clients ready to pick a fight don’t have to bring down your whole veterinary practice’s mood. Get some perspective, laugh about it, and get through it.