I wear that title as a badge of honor. My value as a veterinarian lies in the art and skill of death at the heart of my mobile hospice practice.
A wildly innovative session at all three CVC shows this year puts pet owners in a room and on camera with a classroom of attendees next door listening to their exam room and practice experiences. Here are four things moderator Brian Conrad, CVPM, learned at the first one in Virginia Beach.
Dr. Codger dreams and schemes about how to hand off his responsibilities at his veterinary practiceâ€”and perhaps still receive a paycheck. But will Greenskin bite?
CVC educator Dr. Caitlin DeWilde lays out social media and website needs for the beginner, the journeyman and the advanced veterinary practice manager or owner.
The novel-concept veterinary school can reapply for accreditation in June.
All good things must come to an end, and pets are nothing but good in their owners' eyes. Hereâ€™s some advice from Dr. Mary Gardner on how to best handle those last moments, even when an unexpected entreaty arises.
Literature show that precaution in the workplace is essential for women of childbearing age.
Five different perspectives provide an in-depth, well-rounded understanding of this rare cancer and how it affected an older dogâ€™s quality of life.
CVC educator Dr. Margie Scherk says take it case-by-case and assess muscle and body condition.
Thereâ€™s a lot of crazy info out there when it comes to canine joint health and mobility. (Elk antler, anyone?) Arm yourself with the evidence and position your veterinary practice as the trusted source of reliable data.
The job search
Subtleties in wording can mean everything when addressing breach of contract situations. Learn from these examples given by Dr. Allen.
Write your next great resume or nail that next job interview at a veterinary practice with my tips from years of hiring and firing.
Would you be happiest working at a small, privately owned veterinary practice or a larger corporate practice? Use these factors to help plot your career path.
Download a quick PDF with questions in a veterinary practice hiring interview that seem harmless on the surface but are actually discriminatory. Applicants, make sure your interview was on the level. Managers, make sure you review what you'll ask against this list of discriminatory subjects.
Veterinary economists weigh costs and benefits of both degrees to determine how many graduates is too many for these similar industries.