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On the spot: Dr. Dave Nicol

While he clearly loves to laugh, Dr. Nicol's advice to new grads and attitude about his patients and their health is serious and heartfelt.

On the spot: Dr. Justine Lee

Dr. Lee shares who inspired her in veterinary school and what she thinks is most important for new graduates to learn.

Veterinary students invited to apply for $2,000 scholarships this month

Zoetis, AAVMC looking at a variety of eligibility criteria for second- and third-year student recipients.

On the spot: Dr. Karen Felsted

Find out why Dr. Felsted says you should love your job and why she was inspired to go to veterinary school.

Sample social media policy

Set team members on the right social-media track at your practice with this customizable policy.


Journal Scan: Can antibody response to Leptospira vaccine reliably predict resistance to infection?

These researchers are the first to examine this question in client-owned dogs.

Video: Don't stress out your cat!

Are you committing any of these feline stress-inducing faux pas?

How owners can help monitor heart disease in their pets

Tell owners to be on the lookout for this early indicator of worsening disease.

Journal Scan: Butorphanol vs. buprenorphine for postop pain control in cats

Find out in which situations these analgesics are most effective.

Control of postamputation bleeding using aminocaproic acid

This study in retired racing greyhounds offers hope for breeds at risk for postoperative bleeding.

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.