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What Did Your Receptionist Just Say?!

What Did Your Receptionist Just Say?!

Your front-desk team helps you book appointments and track new clients ... but only if they're saying the right things.
Merck Awards $5,000 Student Scholarships

Merck Awards $5,000 Student Scholarships

Merck Animal Health recognizes 15 veterinary students interested in bovine medicine.

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Jaguar Animal Health Has Taste for New Drugs

Jaguar Animal Health Has Taste for New Drugs

Gastrointestinal drug developer Jaguar Animal Health files its eighth Investigational New Animal Drug application.

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OSU Vet College Raises Funds for Cancer Research

OSU Vet College Raises Funds for Cancer Research

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is once again participating in Pelotonia, an annual fundraiser for cancer research.

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Proposed Microchip Would Track Lost Pets

Proposed Microchip Would Track Lost Pets

Escape Alert is developing a postage stage-sized pet microchip that would recharge itself.

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Space Available in Golden Retriever Study

Space Available in Golden Retriever Study

Morris Animal Foundation needs 1,000 more golden retrievers to participate in a long-term health study.

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WSAVA Turns Focus to Animal Welfare

WSAVA Turns Focus to Animal Welfare

The World Small Animal Veterinary Association launches projects aimed at improving animal welfare.

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Free Online ‘One Health’ Course Scheduled

Free Online ‘One Health’ Course Scheduled

One Health, emerging infectious diseases and other topics will be covered in a new online class from St. George’s University.

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UC Davis Solves Bluetongue Mystery

UC Davis Solves Bluetongue Mystery

The bluetongue virus reproduces and overwinters in female midges, researchers find.

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Veterinarian Wins High Praise for Saving Goldfish

Veterinarian Wins High Praise for Saving Goldfish

Removing a goldfish brain tumor took 45 minutes and attracted worldwide attention.

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Illinois University Vet Clinic Reveals New Name, Medical Director

Illinois University Vet Clinic Reveals New Name, Medical Director

The new name aims to better identify the clinic to the University of Illinois.
Auburn University’s Anatomy Lab Undergoes $1 Million Renovation

Auburn University’s Anatomy Lab Undergoes $1 Million Renovation

The renovation focused on improving the ventilation system, among other upgrades.
5 Ways Good Doctors Say Bad Things

5 Ways Good Doctors Say Bad Things

Are you always rushing to speak to your clients or are using confusing medical jargon on them? Here's 5 ways to help improve your communication skills.

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Error of Omission

Error of Omission

Are you failing to extend common courtesy to your clients?

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KC Animal Health Corridor Booming

KC Animal Health Corridor Booming

56 percent of global animal health, diagnostics and pet food sales have some link to an area stretching from Columbia, Mo., to Manhattan, Kan.

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EMS: Another Case for Diet and Exercise in Equines

EMS: Another Case for Diet and Exercise in Equines

When dealing with equine metabolic syndrome, reducing starches, turning out horses with a grazing muzzle and increasing daily exercise goes a long way toward treating it.

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Study Seeks to Find Deeper Insight on Link between Domestic, Animal Abuse

Study Seeks to Find Deeper Insight on Link between Domestic, Animal Abuse

The University of Sydney has teamed up with Domestic Violence NSW to further its research on the connections between domestic and animal abuse.

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6 Ways Your Client Service Team can Grow Your Business

6 Ways Your Client Service Team can Grow Your Business

Your front-office team can help promote your veterinary clinic's services and products with these 6 sales techniques.

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Arizona’s New Vet Degree Program Backed by $9 Million Gift

Arizona’s New Vet Degree Program Backed by $9 Million Gift

The new program is scheduled to begin fall 2015.
A Look at Veterinary Patient Warming Systems

A Look at Veterinary Patient Warming Systems

As animal surgical procedures become longer and more complex, the industry is rising to meet the demand for the next generation of patient warming systems.

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Study Looks at Responsiveness of Anti-Epilepsy Treatments

Study Looks at Responsiveness of Anti-Epilepsy Treatments

The Royal Veterinary College says its new research sheds light on why some dogs do not respond to anti-epilepsy treatments.
Should You Buy A Practice?

Should You Buy A Practice?

A personal take on why every practicing veterinarian needs to consider buying a practice.
Is That A Banana? The Story Behind A Popular X-Ray

Is That A Banana? The Story Behind A Popular X-Ray

When Andrew Rambo, DVM, took a peek inside his reptilian patient, he was surprised by what he saw.
They Ate WHAT?! - A Look Behind The Popular Contest

They Ate WHAT?! - A Look Behind The Popular Contest

A brief history of VPN's They Ate WHAT?! annual contest.

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You Asked For It: More Crazy X-Rays

You Asked For It: More Crazy X-Rays

The annual They Ate WHAT? contest yielded lots more interesting entries that didn't make the magazine.

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Pet Insurer VPI Adopting Nationwide Name

Pet Insurer VPI Adopting Nationwide Name

Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. will bring all its subsidiaries under the Nationwide brand.

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Great Dane Eats 43½ Socks

Great Dane Eats 43½ Socks

One of the winners of the Veterinary Practice News annual They Ate WHAT? contest takes the Internet by storm.

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Patent Focuses on Alleviating Pain in Cattle Undergoing Dehorning, Castration

Patent Focuses on Alleviating Pain in Cattle Undergoing Dehorning, Castration

The patent, awarded to the Kansas State University Research Foundation, aims to alleviate chronic pain and improve performance of cattle undergoing dehorning or castration.

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Dr. Catherine Nunnery Joins Penn Vet’s New Bolton Center

Dr. Catherine Nunnery Joins Penn Vet’s New Bolton Center

Dr. Nunnery, a large animal ophthalmologist, will begin seeing cases in early September.

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Zoetis Releases PEDv Vaccine to Veterinary Market

Zoetis Releases PEDv Vaccine to Veterinary Market

Zoetis joins Harrisvaccines in winning conditional USDA approval of vaccines against porcine epidemic diarrhea virus.

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Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine Welcomes Class of 2018

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine Welcomes Class of 2018

Veterinary students kick off the next four years at ‘white coat’ ceremony.

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10 Steps to Protect a Big Investment

10 Steps to Protect a Big Investment

Surgical instruments are expensive. Here's a 10-step process to becoming a perfect instrument caretaker.

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NCSU to Host 23nd Annual Dog Olympics Sept. 13

NCSU to Host 23nd Annual Dog Olympics Sept. 13

The aim of the event is to celebrate the human-animal bond and raise money for local animal rescue groups.

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Embrace the World of Veterinary Apps

Embrace the World of Veterinary Apps

Apps can change how you do business, and can help build your relationship with your client.

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Silliest Client Behavior Contest

Silliest Client Behavior Contest

Sometimes clients make silly mistakes that don't always end well for the pets. Dr. Phil Zeltzman shares his stories.

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What Did Your Receptionist Just Say?!

Your front-desk team helps you book appointments and track new clients ... but only if they're saying the right things.

Merck Awards $5,000 Student Scholarships

Merck Animal Health recognizes 15 veterinary students interested in bovine medicine.

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Jaguar Animal Health Has Taste for New Drugs

Gastrointestinal drug developer Jaguar Animal Health files its eighth Investigational New Animal Drug application.

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OSU Vet College Raises Funds for Cancer Research

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is once again participating in Pelotonia, an annual fundraiser for cancer research.

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Proposed Microchip Would Track Lost Pets

Escape Alert is developing a postage stage-sized pet microchip that would recharge itself.

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