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Rustin Moore replaces Lonnie King as Ohio State veterinary dean

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 02, 2015

Equine expert brings history of administrative experience and professional service to role.

Prevent barn fires to preserve horses' lives

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2015

Equine veterinarians have a unique opportunity to work with barn personnel to protect horses from this all-too-common disaster.

Maryland steroid violations raise questions about equine veterinarians' role

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 21, 2015

Use of compounded stanozolol results in postrace suspensions; experts debate legitimate vs. prohibited use.

FDA veterinary group addressing large-animal fluid shortage

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 14, 2015

Agency working with drug companies to import large-volume IV solution from other countries.

Merial acquires Legend, Marquis equine products from Bayer

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 17, 2015

Products used to treat osteoarthritis, EPM in horses.

Equine medicine

Wound reconstruction: Free skin grafts in horses

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 18, 2015

These grafts involve relocating the skin from a donor site to cover a wound and restore function and cosmesis in your veterinary equine patients.

Bisphosphonates and navicular syndrome in horses

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 15, 2015

New veterinary treatment options for this common cause of equine lameness are encouraging, but early results raise questions that need answering.

How to perform a regional limb perfusion in horses

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 19, 2015

This method of delivering antimicrobials to the limbs of veterinary equine patients is easily performed in the field or in the clinic.

Investigating early embryonic loss in mares

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 20, 2015

Discover which potential risk factors are the most likely culprits in your equine veterinary patients—and how to manage them.

Foal disorder linked to autism in people; new veterinary treatment may hold clues

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 18, 2015

Technique developed by Dr. John Madigan simulates birthing trigger that cues change in neurosteroids.

Equine financial management

10 revenue-boosting tactics to pay staff more


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?


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


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


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


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.