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DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 04, 2014

Your complete resource to what some call a revolution that will forever change veterinary medicine. ...

Practice finances

Buying a veterinary practice as an employed associate

Jan 01, 2015

Here are some basic guidelines to make sure an associate buy-in will work at your veterinary hospital.

Buying a veterinary practice: Dream big, but buy smart

Jan 01, 2015

Skip the startup nightmares with this guide to buying someone else’s dream practice--and making it your own.

Practice owners: Don’t leave money lying on the table

Dec 24, 2014

New legislation could help veterinary hospitals pay for equipment and leasehold improvements before Dec. 31.

Veterinary associates, other veterinary experts play … “The Road to Owning”!

Dec 22, 2014

Veterinary conference attendees dug down deep to explore skills, desires and personality to navigate the bumpy path to veterinary clinic ownership.

Data suggest veterinary market will improve in 2015

Dec 17, 2014

Forecasts predict an increase in GDP and consumers’ disposable income.

Client relations

Some Pig

Jan 28, 2015

"Scarlett" was rescued by veterinary technician Sherry Wanderlich, RVT, to live the life of pet—not pork chop.

Video: 3 approaches for veterinary client communication show why one works

Jan 28, 2015

“Dr. Do-Right” is more successful than “Dr. Detail” and “Dr. Downer.”

'Show, not tell' carries over from English class to veterinary practice

Jan 27, 2015

Learn from Dr. Ivy Oakley Heath's hospital picture sharing.

Vetcetera: Get happy with the all-new dvm360 for iPad

Jan 16, 2015

dvm360 has new, free tools for you and your team in 2015. Each themed issue now features even more interactivity. And did we mention it's free?

The wrong language can alienate veterinary clients

Jan 16, 2015

Don’t turn clients off—use these expert tips to perfect a positive approach during pet examinations.

Life balance

5 steps to lower stress—and how mindfulness can help veterinarians

Jan 01, 2015

Clear mind, lower stress and better emotional resilience are the goals. Learn more about mindfulness and how to live more in the moment and less in a regretful past or panicked future.

Vetcetera: Lighten up and transform your clinic culture now

Dec 26, 2014

Find fun amid a serious day and lift team morale for the good of everyone.

Veterinary associates, other veterinary experts play … “The Road to Owning”!

Dec 22, 2014

Veterinary conference attendees dug down deep to explore skills, desires and personality to navigate the bumpy path to veterinary clinic ownership.

10 lessons for veterinarians from Steve Jobs

Dec 17, 2014

Embracing risk, anticipating change among Apple co-founder’s guiding principles.

Letter: 6 coping mechanisms for life as a veterinarian

Dec 01, 2014

This reader was moved by a colleague's suicide to share his emotional coping mechanisms for veterinary students, associates and long-time DVMs.

Hot topics on dvm360

Vetcetera: The complex topic of canine fear-related aggression

A guided tour of resources for addressing this popular and complicated subject, featuring advice from Dr. John Ciribassi.

Reality TV and the veterinarian: Discussing mainstream dog training advice with clients

Your clients may be getting behavior advice from cable TV. Get your opinion in the mix.

Blog: Election results pose obstacles for veterinary prescription law

Flip in U.S. Senate's majority may slow progress of Fairness to Pet Owners Act.

7 steps to a better relationship between veterinarians and rescue groups

A DVM in the city shares his advice to veterinary practices for working with rescues.

The war between shelters, veterinarians needs to end

Despite practitioners’ legitimate gripes, they’re hurting themselves.