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  • Veterinary practice consolidators feign independent ownership Genuine independent owners should take opportunity to differentiate Published: November 8, 2018
  • Ease the dis-ease of old age in pets Veterinarians can do better for geriatric dogs and cats and their families. An end-of-life veterinary care expert tells you what breaks her heart and shares practical tips for your practice to help ease the problems clients may face in their pets' last ye...  more Published: November 6, 2018
  • Swipe left to get it right: Avoiding ethics exhaustion by matching with the right veterinary team Determine how you’d handle certain situations, like convenience euthanasia, and how your ideals fit in with a practice’s culture before making a match during the hiring process. read more Published: November 20, 2018
  • Avoid radiographic errors in your veterinary cases: Obtain multiple views It's easy to be convinced of a diagnosis by a single two-dimensional image. Get the whole picture by obtaining additional angles. read more Published: November 8, 2018
  • When the Christmas list includes a furry friend: Advice for pet-giving clients Puppies and kittens are gifts that keep on giving (and taking your things and ripping them to shreds). Veterinary behaviorist Dr. Julia Albright provides some points for potential pet-gifters to ponder before placing a new companion under the Christmas tr...  more Published: November 15, 2018
  • Journal Scan: Screening shelter cats for ringworm doesn’t have to take forever Usually found in shelter situations, dermatophytosis can be hard to diagnose before cats are released to their new homes. Is there a better way than fungal culture? read more Published: November 7, 2018
  • California Wildfire Relief: Your Donations At Work (HELP ANIMALS/DISASTER RELIEF) As wildfires continue to blaze on opposite ends of California, first responders are working tirelessly to help both human and animal victims alike. While a number of Southern California residents are being allowed back... [G...  more Published: November 17, 2018
  • Sometimes Puppies Need To Relax Too (DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) It can be a ruff world out there. Check out this chilled-out German Shepherd puppy relaxing in his backyard pool after a long day. -- Global Animal [Get the full story by clicking the headline link to GlobalAnimal.org.] Published: November 20, 2018
  • Trupanion relationships with veterinarians under scrutiny Washington insurance regulators examine rewards program Published: November 1, 2018
  • Protect Your Pet This Holiday Season (PETS/PET CARE) While holiday meals and festive decor often bring us joy, they can serve as a huge danger to your pet. During the upcoming season, veterinarians see a huge influx of patients, due to consumption of "human" food and even decorations.... [Ge...  more Published: November 21, 2018
  • Why I sold my veterinary practice to a consolidator Two months post sale: so far, so good Published: November 16, 2018
  • “Can I use coconut oil as Fifi’s fat source?” If questions about coconut oil are popping up in your exam room, just a spoonful of advice from veterinary nutritionist Dr. Angela Rollins should help give you some direction. read more Published: November 15, 2018
  • UK investigates unusual feline TB cases Infected cats had no access to the outdoors Published: November 21, 2018
  • Be Thankful For Turkeys Beyond Food (TURKEYS/ANIMAL FACTS) While many people only think of turkeys around the holidays, it turns out the beautiful birds are far more useful alive than they are on a Thanksgiving dinner plate. Read how the noble bird helps fight cancer, insects, and... [Get t...  more Published: November 21, 2018
  • Going above and beyond NSAIDs to banish pain and inflammation The linkages among inflammation, obesity, osteoarthritis and chronic maladaptive pain call for a multimodal rethinking of the best way to help our veterinary patients—including taking their fat compartments into consideration. read more Published: November 21, 2018
  • Foiled veterinary student debt solutions—a dvm360 diagram Want innovative ways to tackle your student debt? This veterinarian has done the thinking through it for you. read more Published: November 14, 2018
  • Raccoon Rescued After Being Caught In A Foot Trap (WILDLIFE RESCUE/ANIMAL VIDEOS) This wounded raccoon was rescued by the Humane Society of the United States and brought to their South Florida Wildlife Center with severe soft tissue damage after getting caught in a foot trap. Find out how he's... [Get th...  more Published: November 19, 2018
  • Welly The Bulldog Puppy Gets Wheels (DOGS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) Welly the English Bulldog puppy was rescued from a breeder, which caused him to be born paralyzed with Spina Bifida. His rescuers tried everything they could to get Welly back on his feet, but nothing seemed to work until he got... [G...  more Published: November 18, 2018
  • Owl & Cat’s Unusually Close Friendship (ANIMAL FRIENDS/AMAZING ANIMAL VIDEOS) This owl and cat's unusually close friendship has animal researchers scratching their heads. -- Global Animal [Get the full story by clicking the headline link to GlobalAnimal.org.] Published: November 17, 2018
  • A controversial model of pet insurance lives on in Britain Three years in, insurer's 'preferred' network of specialists has grown Published: November 14, 2018
  • Meat-Free Monday: Savory Pumpkin Tart (MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) This savory vegan pumpkin tart is perfect for Thanksgiving. For the crust, all you need is a pumpkin, some puff pastry, a red onion, and some rosemary. If you can’t find a hokkaido pumpkin at any local market or... [Get th...  more Published: November 19, 2018
  • Help a teleradiologist out: Tell them what you're looking for Before you send off a stack of images, do your consultant (and yourself) a favor by specifying the endgame. read more Published: November 8, 2018
  • Veterinarians help relocate 100 mountain goats Undertaking demonstrates larger role for DVMs in wildlife conservation Published: November 20, 2018
  • Fear Free quick tip: Pot holders good for more than just the kitchen Veterinary teams can use a few inexpensive silicone pot holders to distract canine patients, says Dr. Julie Reck. read more Published: November 19, 2018

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