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Data: Self-care for a bad day in veterinary practice

When today sucks, here's what your veterinary colleagues do to deal.

Advice for a bad day

You’re a good person. Your team members are good people. Clients ready to pick a fight don’t have to bring down your whole veterinary practice’s mood. Get some perspective, laugh about it, and get through it.

Dining and signing: Serving up a tasteful employment contract

Will Dr. Greenskin bite back at Dr. Codger’s carefully prepared offer? Or will Dr. Codger eat crow?

Practice ownership is not a cage

You can make time for life and family and hobbies and healthy priorities and healthy boundaries as a practice owner. Let your team help.

Hey, vet school: Grads not earning? No loans for you!

The Department of Education can deny some schools federal loan dollars if their graduates don’t wind up with a decent income. What are the implications for the veterinary profession and its off-kilter debt-to-income ratio?


Idea Exchange: Enclosed ETs stay debris-free

Try this tip to keep endotracheal tubes organized and free of air-borne contaminants.

A new hope for defeating demodicosis?

A study featuring the most recently added isoxazoline compound, sarolaner, adds to a series of veterinary research showing efficacy of this drug class in treating this mangy problem.

This guy hurts. What will you SAY to FIX it?

The words you use to frame the importance of pain control in veterinary patients can make all the difference in their world.

Cranial cruciate ligament repair: One size does NOT fit all

No, there is no cookie-cutter method to treating this injury in dogs. But here are a few pointers to make your decision process a little easier.

What grosses out a veterinary parasitologist?

Does anything really bother these doctors of disgustingness?

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.