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Four kitties ask: "Which veterinary client owns me?"

Using flash cards to learn is a fun brain game for children, but they could hold a lesson for you too when it comes to understanding cat owners.

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.


Table the table, and other Fear Free tips from a veterinary orthopedist

You don't have to go out on a limb to minimize stress during orthopedic exams.

Misery loves company: A Fear-Free tip in emergency medicine

Dr. Garret Pachtinger has a way to take the edge of stress in the ER waiting room.

Flip your script to fix relationships with cats

Go beyond what meets the eye and see that your "fractious" and "frazzled" feline veterinary patients are actually trying to tell you something different with their body language.

Journal Scan: Reptile wellness management

Improper care is the No. 1 reason reptiles are brought into the veterinary clinic.

How to perform a feline perineal urethrostomy

A step-by-step surgical guide, tips to optimize results, and revision techniques, just in case.

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.