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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?


At-home diabetic monitoring: How much should you charge?

Drs. David Bruyette and Karen Felsted face off on how to charge—or not charge—clients for consultations.

Judging a dog by its cover: The dangers of breed misidentification

Guesstimating a canine veterinary patient's breed by its looks alone is unreliable and can have serious consequences in some cases.

Mind Over Miller: Lessons taught—and learned—from interns

Interns may come to you to continue their education, but they can also teach you a thing or two, in practice and in friendship.

Out-of-the-blue diet and nutrition queries: Pick your battles carefully

Unsure of the best way to counsel your clients on nutrition? Simplify the conversation with these three questions.

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.