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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

Avoiding nasty lawyer tricks in your veterinary business deal

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 01, 2015

To my fellow attorneys: Do good for your clients rather than derailing their plans while your meter is running.

Veterinary employees across the nation head to court to face theft allegations

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 24, 2015

Accusations range from embezzlement to third-degree burglary.

What do you do when veterinary staff members break equipment?

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 16, 2015

Training and communication are your best bets when it comes to preventing accidents.

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.

Client relations

#Daretobedifferent

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 01, 2015

Is what separates your veterinary practice from competitors succinct enough to be a hashtag?

Pet skin sagas: Managing emotional veterinary clients for better dermatology examinations

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 10, 2015

The heat is on: Your client sees the pet's red, sore skin and expects it to be cured right away. How do you manage these expectations and arrive at a better dermatology examination? Use these tools.

Video: Don't stress your dog!

dvm360.com - Jul 06, 2015

Things we do every day can be stress triggers for our beloved pooches. Here's how pet owners can help break the cycle of stress for their best friends.

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.

Life balance

Taking vacation is [im]possible

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jul 09, 2015

Actionable steps to make stepping away from your veterinary clinic actually work.

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.