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New grading system could improve survival times in some horses with colic

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 18, 2014

System helps veterinarians determine whether small intestine should be removed.

UC-Davis expands equine ophthalmology services to meet demand

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 06, 2014

Veterinarians will have access to specialty tests and procedures for complex cases.

Brother now charged with the death of veterinarian Emily Champion and their parents

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 04, 2014

Ryan Champion faces four capital murder charges for the deaths of his family and the initial suspect, as well as one count of kidnapping.

Colic: The most common equine killer

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2014

With close to a million reported cases annually, equine colic is responsible for more deaths than any other disease group. Learn how veterinarians are rapidly assessing and treating this condition.

Top 5 trees poisonous to large animals

Pet Poison Helpline - Nov 01, 2014

Do you know the clinical signs of these tree-related toxicoses and how to help affected patients?

Equine medicine

New grading system could improve survival times in some horses with colic

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 18, 2014

System helps veterinarians determine whether small intestine should be removed.

Top 5 trees poisonous to large animals

Pet Poison Helpline - Nov 01, 2014

Do you know the clinical signs of these tree-related toxicoses and how to help affected patients?

Colic: The most common equine killer

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2014

With close to a million reported cases annually, equine colic is responsible for more deaths than any other disease group. Learn how veterinarians are rapidly assessing and treating this condition.

Making the most of veterinary equine arthroscopy

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 01, 2014

Equine arthroscopy is commonly used to manage problems in carpal joints, hocks and stifles. But what about managing a tear in a flexor tendon or navicular bursa? Get your money’s worth out of this instrument—and provide optimal patient care—by giving some less conventional uses a try.

More than 4,500 horses, other animals quarantined in vesicular stomatitis outbreak

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 11, 2014

While early cases in Texas have sputtered out, new cases and quarantines in Colorado are still erupting.

Equine financial management

Is it time for you to haul equine patients in?

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

If the day-to-day struggles of an ambulatory equine practice are wearing you down, it may be time to consider building, buying, or renting a haul-in facility.

The changing mixed veterinary practice business landscape

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

The future of mixed-animal practice will survive if practice owners are willing to compromise with associates.

Guenther's go-to advice for equine veterinary practice management

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Nobody knows equine practice management like Jim Guenther. Here are five of his best articles from over the years.

7 money-saving tips to help cover the cost of gas

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Use these tips to help your equine practice save money. That extra cash will come in handy as gas prices reach all-time highs this summer.

Equine veterinarians: Sell your veterinary medical records & ride into the sunset

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Medical records are worth more than the paper they're printed on. When it's too hard to sell your equine practice outright, consider selling your best asset—your clients.