Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »

Make Better Vet Client Calls

Are you just a phone operator? Learn to make a better impression with callers.

Michigan Revamps Vet Curriculum with Hopes to Reduce Student Debt

In an effort to reduce student debt, Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine plans to implement a new curriculum by fall semester 2018.

Cat-Killing Vet Has License Suspended

The lawyer for Kristen Lindsey, DVM, the veterinarian who killed a cat with a bow-and-arrow, vowed to appeal the decision.

Why don’t more veterinary practice owners and managers use business consultants?

Veterinary practice owners need help running their businesses, but how the veterinary consulting industry works may not work for them. Here's how to change that.

Researchers Discover Novel Virus Associated with Polio-Like Symptoms in Pigs

Researchers from Iowa State University, the University of Minnesota and Kansas State University are investigating a newly discovered virus that may lead to polio-like weakness in the hind legs of young pigs.

American College of Veterinary Surgeons and ACVS Foundation Award Recipients Announced

The recipients include: Michael M. Pavletic, DVM, DACVS; Jon F. Dee, DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR; Nathaniel A. White II, DVM, MS, DACVS

Tennessee Vet College to Study Whether Therapy Dogs Can Lower Dose of Sedation in Children Undergoing Surgery

The study, funded by a grant from the Human Animal Bond Research Initiative, is designed to determine if interaction with a therapy dog 20 minutes prior to surgery has a significant effect on reducing a child’s anxiety levels and, in turn, lowering the dose of medication necessary for sedation.

My Employee Cries Every Time I Give Her Feedback

Crying should be expected in the vet practice (it's a difficult job!). Here's how to make it more comfortable for everyone.

Are You Letting Clients Down After Their Pets Die?

Tips to provide dignified funeral services after your clients' pets pass on.

WVC Appoints New Treasurer to Board of Directors

The appointment of David Stearns, RVT, marks the first time a registered veterinary technician has held the position.

UC Davis-Led Organic Farming Project Receives $2M

An organic farming study of manure and food safety, led by the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, just received nearly $2 million in funding.

Companion Animal Health Launches Cold Compression System

The Companion Cold Compression system combines icing and intermittent compression in one device.

What Does Respect for Clients Look Like in the Vet Practice?

How to provide great customer service that makes your clients feel respected by your team.

Petplan Contest Will Send One Winner to NAVC 2017 Conference

Vet techs can enter the Petplan contest during the NAVTA’s National Veterinary Technician Week.

Minnesota Poultry Testing Lab Completes Expansion Project

The Minnesota Poultry Testing Laboratory—a collaboration between the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory and the Minnesota Board of Animal Health—has re-opened after an extensive building expansion project.

LSU Vet Researchers Receive Funding

Two Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine research groups recently received $50,000 each from the LSU Biomedical Collaborative Research Program for their respective projects.

Purina & Sports Medicine Vets Collaborate to Help Canine Athletes

Researchers and veterinarians came together at the recent Purina Canine Sports Medicine Symposium to discuss canine athlete health and veterinary sport medicine.

Zoetis Calls on Vet Students to Apply for 2017 Scholarships

Zoetis, in partnership with the AAVMC, are calling on second- and third-year vet students to apply for the 2017 Zoetis Veterinary Student Scholarship Award.

Henry Schein to Celebrate Large Animal Vets on Oct. 12

The company is launching the inaugural National Livestock Veterinary Day on October 12.

Boehringer to Sell Vaccine Lines to Elanco

The transaction is valued at $885 million.

What to Do When the Vet Keeps Disrupting Team Meetings

Tips for veterinary practice managers to take control of their meetings.
Edit Module
Edit ModuleEdit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags


Show More...
Edit Module
Edit Module