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The burden of care: A dvm360 Leadership Challenge

dvm360.com - Apr 21, 2015

Confronting some of the veterinary profession's deepest issues: depression, compassion fatigue, burnout and a high suicide risk. ...

Practice finances

How to predict veterinary compensation: part two

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2015

Examining why starting veterinary salaries vary from year to year.

Spot veterinary practice improvements, purr-suade your (reluctant) boss

FIRSTLINE - Jun 30, 2015

Feel like making protocol changes for your team 
is as hard as getting a leopard to change its spots? 
Try choosing the path that leads to “yes” when you propose a protocol change at your veterinary practice.

Stop selling in the exam room—here’s how

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 29, 2015

Get veterinary clients to buy in to a recommended brand of pet insurance so you can focus on care.

Pinpointing veterinary acupuncture

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 29, 2015

Adopting acupuncture appeals to more clients and gives practices another tool in the toolbox.

6 reasons why the proposed Fairness to Pet Owners Act fails veterinary patients, practices

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 25, 2015

The legislation is a solution to a nonexistent problem, veterinary business consultant writes in an open letter to Congress.

Client relations

Stop selling in the exam room—here’s how

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 29, 2015

Get veterinary clients to buy in to a recommended brand of pet insurance so you can focus on care.

6 reasons why the proposed Fairness to Pet Owners Act fails veterinary patients, practices

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 25, 2015

The legislation is a solution to a nonexistent problem, veterinary business consultant writes in an open letter to Congress.

The top 10 barriers to successfully preventing fleas

Jun 25, 2015

Don't let clients be fooled by fleas! Take 20 minutes in your next team meeting to discuss each of these barriers to flea prevention—and make a plan for better client communication about these pesky parasites.

The flea control toolkit

dvm360.com - Jun 25, 2015

This toolkit delivers articles, tips, handouts, videos and tools all designed to make it as easy as possible to discuss flea control with your team and clients. (With an educational grant provided by Merck)

Figure this: Fleas

dvm360.com - Jun 24, 2015

Fleas are frustrating, for all involved. But we wonder, is there a communication gap between practitioners and clients that could be making the fight against fleas even worse?

Life balance

8 tips for better nutrition and hydration

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 02, 2015

Part two in a series on fighting stress, creating happiness and loving your job looks at nutrition and hydration.

When your 'emergency' isn't

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2015

As veterinarians we're wired for crisis, which can derail our personal goals if we're not careful.

How to take charge of your happiness

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2015

You have the power to change your situation—and the veterinary profession.

Called beyond traditional veterinary practice

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 30, 2015

Dr. Jessica Vogelsang dedicates veterinary career to humor, compassion and good death experiences for pets.

Combatting suicide

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 26, 2015

Despite high military suicide rates, veterinarians are still more likely to be victims of suicide. Why?