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Jul 20, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
We know, we know, people are weird. Here are some of the weirder (and sadder) interactions that happen within the four walls of a veterinary practice.
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Pet Poison Helpline: Jul 20, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
These trees are no good for large animals. Offer clients this handout and tell them to call you if they suspect ingestion of branches, bark or leaves.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 19, 2018
It’s a phrase I often find myself repeating when clients and pets both snap their fangs at the veterinary professionals that serve them. Here are other healthy ways of coping.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 19, 2018
The good news for new puppy owners, most pups will eat almost anything. The bad news, most pups will eat almost anything. Pass out this guide to optimal nutrition from the start.
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VETTED: Jul 18, 2018
Well, not literally. But much like children in elementary school, as veterinarians we aren't faced with anything we can't handle, just situations and cases we haven't studied yet.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 17, 2018
Veterinary team—there's more to it than "open door, walk through." Learn the benefits of the nonverbal messages you could be sending.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 16, 2018
The “my cat doesn’t go outside” excuse won’t cut it anymore. Here’s how to convert those resistant veterinary clients.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 13, 2018
You think you can do lots of things at once (or your boss thinks you can). But is multitasking in veterinary practice always the right choice? And is hiring people who think they can do five things at once really helping you in the long run?
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VETTED: Jul 12, 2018
Dr. Dani McVety shares how inspiring young veterinarians reminds her of her own purpose in life.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 11, 2018
Have you heard the one about the veterinary client who pantsed herself in the waiting room? Here’s how it happened.