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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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Michigan State University Co-Hosts 10th Annual Marek’s Disease Symposium

Michigan State University Co-Hosts 10th Annual Marek’s Disease Symposium

MSU and the USDA’s Avian Disease and Oncology Laboratory recently co-hosted a symposium on Marek’s disease and avian herpesvirus.

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Veterinary Practice New's 2014 X-Ray Contest Winners

Veterinary Practice New's 2014 X-Ray Contest Winners

Animals will eat just about anything. The proof is in the radiographs.

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How One Practice Survived a Surprise OSHA Inspection

How One Practice Survived a Surprise OSHA Inspection

It could happen to your clinic, but don't panic. While stressful, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration inspection can be constructive, too.

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Too Many Veterinarians, or a Bubble Market?

Too Many Veterinarians, or a Bubble Market?

How can a scientifically trained profession keep ignoring the facts of too many graduates chasing too few jobs with an ever increasing debt burden?

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Former Head of ASPCA Takes Over at PIJAC

Former Head of ASPCA Takes Over at PIJAC

The pet industry reacts over the controversial decision to hire former ASPCA executive Edwin J. Sayres as president and CEO of the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council.

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How the Laparoscopic-Assisted Spay Evolved

How the Laparoscopic-Assisted Spay Evolved

Nowadays, the lap-assisted spay is a procedure that a general practitioner can use to develop a skill set in rigid endoscopy, but it didn't start out that way.

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K-State Offers New Course on Regulation of Animal Drugs, Vaccines

K-State Offers New Course on Regulation of Animal Drugs, Vaccines

The course begins this fall and is available through distance learning or on the K-State Olathe campus.

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Meet the Dean: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Meet the Dean: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Elaine D. Watson came to RUSVM to take it to the new level, and hasn't stopped.
Veterinarian Ensures Cows Are Healthy, Happy

Veterinarian Ensures Cows Are Healthy, Happy

Dr. Rob Farruggio treats cows at a local Wisconsin dairy farm in this VPN Video of the Week.

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Banfield Predicts Business as Usual if PetSmart Is Sold

Banfield Predicts Business as Usual if PetSmart Is Sold

Veterinary clients would not see any meaningful change if PetSmart, the home to many Banfield clinics, changes hands.

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First Veterinary Classes Underway at Lincoln Memorial

First Veterinary Classes Underway at Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial marks the opening of its new veterinary college with a white coat ceremony.

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Study Offers Surprising Look at True Health of Cats

Study Offers Surprising Look at True Health of Cats

Tests and pet owner input show that many cats may not be as healthy as they appear.

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OSU Vet Faculty Member Receives Grant to Help Fight Cancer

OSU Vet Faculty Member Receives Grant to Help Fight Cancer

The long-term goal of NIH’s funded research is to optimize and provide uniform intratumoral delivery of antitumor drugs with real-time control.

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Meet the Dean: Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Meet the Dean: Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Get to know Ralph C. Richardson of Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, who has been the dean for 16 years.

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Sleepypod Dog Harness Earns Top Rating From Safety Group

Sleepypod Dog Harness Earns Top Rating From Safety Group

The new Clickit Sport was evaluated under the Center for Pet Safety’s Harness Certification Program.
Kindred Unsuccessful With First Canine Drug

Kindred Unsuccessful With First Canine Drug

Kindred’s CereKin osteoarthritis medication did not perform up to expectations.

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The Pet Industry Agrees: More Pet Insurance Regulation in California Is a Good Thing

The Pet Industry Agrees: More Pet Insurance Regulation in California Is a Good Thing

Dababneh Assembly Bill 2056 is the answer to the California insurance commissioner's call for more pet insurance regulation.

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Share this National Take Your Cat To Vet Day Graphic

Share this National Take Your Cat To Vet Day Graphic

With National Take Your Cat To The Vet Day coming up tomorrow, use this graphic to get your clients with felines to set up their appointments today.

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Purina to Offer Brain Supplement in Some Foods

Purina to Offer Brain Supplement in Some Foods

Brain Protection Blend targets risk factors linked to brain aging.

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Vets Say Why they Use Laser Therapy

Vets Say Why they Use Laser Therapy

Veterinarians weigh in on why they offer laser therapy and how they use it.

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Virgina-Maryland Opens Around-the-Clock Skills Lab

Virgina-Maryland Opens Around-the-Clock Skills Lab

A new lab is designed for all veterinary students who want to practice bandaging, intubation and other clinical skills.

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CSU Studies Effects of Climate Change in Polar Bears

CSU Studies Effects of Climate Change in Polar Bears

A research project led in part by Colorado State University seeks to better understand the impacts of climate change and infectious disease in polar bear populations.

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AVMA Economic Meeting Set for Oct. 28

AVMA Economic Meeting Set for Oct. 28

The market for veterinary education, veterinarians and veterinary services will be explained at the AVMA Economic Summit.

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U.S. Cracks Down on Sale of Foreign Puppies

U.S. Cracks Down on Sale of Foreign Puppies

Puppies under 6 months old may be admitted to the United States if they are a personal pet, breeding stock, or a show, competition or training dog.

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“Charlie Bucket” Goes From Chocolate Factory to Farm

“Charlie Bucket” Goes From Chocolate Factory to Farm

Dr. Pete Ostrum leaves Hollywood behind for his dream job as a veterinarian in this VPN Video of the Week.

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British Vets Forced to Compete With ‘Dr. Google’

British Vets Forced to Compete With ‘Dr. Google’

Nearly all British veterinarians say their clients’ behavior was swayed by what the pet owners found online.

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Purdue to Develop Standards for Dog Breeders

Purdue to Develop Standards for Dog Breeders

A two-year project aims to produce voluntary best practices in the canine breeding industry.

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Virus Hits Livestock Hard in Colorado, Texas

Virus Hits Livestock Hard in Colorado, Texas

Vesicular stomatitis has been confirmed in 11 Texas counties and eight counties in Colorado.

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VPI Wellness Plans Win AAHA’s Endorsement

VPI Wellness Plans Win AAHA’s Endorsement

Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. is in a select group that includes MWI Veterinary Supply and CareCredit.

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Veterinary Anesthetic Alfaxan Approved for U.S. Distribution

Veterinary Anesthetic Alfaxan Approved for U.S. Distribution

Alfaxan (alfaxalone 10 mg/mL) is approved for use in cats and dogs.

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AAVMC Welcomes New President, French Veterinary School

AAVMC Welcomes New President, French Veterinary School

University of Minnesota Dean Trevor Ames will lead the organization for the next year.

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10 Steps To OSHA Compliance

10 Steps To OSHA Compliance

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) compliance is not an option in your clinic. Here are 10 steps to getting your practice OSHA compliant.

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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

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

Comments

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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Michigan State University Co-Hosts 10th Annual Marek’s Disease Symposium

MSU and the USDA’s Avian Disease and Oncology Laboratory recently co-hosted a symposium on Marek’s disease and avian herpesvirus.

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Veterinary Practice New's 2014 X-Ray Contest Winners

Animals will eat just about anything. The proof is in the radiographs.

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