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Kindergarten life: All I really need to know about veterinary medicine I learned in kindergarten

We learned these 10 things long ago, and veterinary school students remind me of them daily.

What Fear-Free could be in the future: A comprehensive checklist

What does a practice team need to do to be Fear-Free? That's an open question, but here is a checklist that tries to gather the very latest on the topic. Find out what you're doing, what you could start and what's going to need you to think about it for a while before trying ...

Not quite so white: Georgia professor makes strides in veterinary diversity

This year’s Iverson Bell Award winner talks about reaching out to underrepresented students to spark interest in veterinary medicine.

Pet food trends reflect a growing market

Researchers expect industry to hit $33 billion by 2018 thanks in part to treat and 'premium' pet food sales.

Combatting suicide

Despite high military suicide rates, veterinarians are still more likely to be victims of suicide. Why?


You CAN change a cat's diet

A little trick plus lots of patience equals success.

Getting the fat off Skinny

How a 41-pound feline shrunk to 19 pounds—and how his success can help your overweight patients.

Using communication as a Fear-Free handling technique

Patients simply may not understand what you're asking of them, the team at Animal Emergency & Referral Associates go inside this issue.

Trippingly under the tongue: The benefits of sublingual immunotherapy

Pain-free delivery is just an amuse-bouche when it comes the advantages of this treatment for atopy.

Lecture Link: Postanesthesia monitoring pointers for small animals

Life-saving measures indeed since more than 50% of the complications with anesthesia occur while the patient is recovering.

The job search

Looking for a job as an associate veterinarian? Set yourself apart as a candidate

Take it from an owner who’s recently hired: These tips will put you at the top of the list.

Quick tips to grow your veterinary career

Take your job to the next level with this advice to take charge of your career path.

Fla. veterinary students learn practice management skills through new externship

Program considered 'essential' to students hoping to own a veterinary practice.

10 ways to get a veterinary team job

Use these hints to avoid common resume mistakes and learn how to stand out to veterinary employers with an introduction that spells, "Hire me."

Graduation levels hold the line

But the total number of new veterinary graduates could jump 18 percent by 2017.