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UC Davis equine veterinarians warn of Pistacia poisonings

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 21, 2016

Leaves and seeds of pistachio-related genus can cause hemolytic anemia, death in horses.

Study has implications for treatment of sarcoid tumors in horses and human cancers

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 15, 2016

Immune system, genetic link may explain why some horses develop tumors and others don’t—similar to human papillomavirus.

Veterinarian, trainer, owner: Who’s looking out for the racehorse’s health?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 20, 2016

The answer, of course, should be all of them—but things can get tricky in this triangulation of communication.

Horse receives honorary veterinary degree from UC Davis

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 06, 2016

19-year-old thoroughbred honored for being a "Master Equine Educator" while helping veterinary students learn.

Photos: DVMs save horse with prosthetic

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 18, 2016

Colorado State veterinarians save a miniature horse with a foam-lined ski boot ending in bike-tire treads.

Equine medicine

When it comes to equine parasite egg counts, let your phone do the work!

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Jul 07, 2016

New technology allows in the field quantification of parasite burden so you can get on with treatment.

Veterinarian, trainer, owner: Who’s looking out for the racehorse’s health?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 20, 2016

The answer, of course, should be all of them—but things can get tricky in this triangulation of communication.

Horse receives honorary veterinary degree from UC Davis

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 06, 2016

19-year-old thoroughbred honored for being a "Master Equine Educator" while helping veterinary students learn.

Use of photodynamic therapy to treat equine periocular squamous cell carcinoma

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 01, 2016

Emerging modality shows promise in this difficult-to-treat veterinary ophthalmic condition.

Dangerous beauty: Oleander toxicosis in dogs, horses and more

Pet Poison Helpline - May 03, 2016

A current case of intentional poisoning with this deadly plant sparks the question: Can you spot the signs and save the patient?

Equine financial management

A national look at nonveterinary ownership

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

This interactive map collects information on laws governing nonveterinarians owning or partly owning veterinary practices as relatively traditional corporations. Remember that laws are always changing, some attorneys have new ways to allow nonveterinary ownership, and your success will be based on the appropriate practice agreement you craft with your own lawyer. Now dive in!

Vet Econ is done ...

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

... giving you veterinary business and lifestyle advice the same ol' way.

Equine industry may be recovering, according to survey

DVM360 MAGAZINE

10,000-plus horse owners report stable, even increased, activity.

10 revenue-boosting tactics to pay staff more

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

If your team members deserve better compensation—and if you want to keep the best of the best, they do—you need to boost your revenue. Here’s how to make it happen. Plus, data from 2015 Firstline Career Path Study.

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.