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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?

Veterinarian, parents murdered at their western Kentucky home

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 27, 2014

Police still searching for a motive in the triple homicide.

New survey explores veterinarians' lives as parents

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 07, 2014

Confidential questions to look at choices DVMs make to balance veterinary hospital and child-rearing duties.

Cornell Ruffian Equine Facility reopens on Long Island

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 01, 2014

State-of-the-art medical center makes a comeback—and honors a racing great.

Equine medicine

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?

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.

The Lameness Locator: Weird science or industry breakthrough?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 01, 2014

Learn how this new technology sees what the human eye can’t.

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.