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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Vet life transitions

dvm360.com - Jan 09, 2018

A new job. A new boss. A new baby or a divorce. When waves of change move through your life, be prepared with tools to help you cope with all of your transitions—in the veterinary practice and in your personal life. ...

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Practice finances

How I went from receptionist to practice owner

FIRSTLINE - Apr 20, 2018

I had the passion for animals, the smarts to manage, and the education and business savvy to own. So I bought a veterinary hospital. You can too.

EBITDA … FTW!

FIRSTLINE - Apr 19, 2018

This business acronym is a crucial metric for every veterinary practice owner or manager.

Vet students want business education, survey shows

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 18, 2018

This study by the Student AVMA shows that veterinary students want personal finance and business education in school from professors and guest lecturers. Are today’s schools doing all they can to make that happen?

3 must-have retail items for your hospital

FIRSTLINE - Apr 09, 2018

Three managers share retail items their veterinary hospitals can’t live without. Some are big sellers, some the veterinarians just love, and some just fit so perfectly into services they can’t say "no."

Can you afford that new veterinary equipment?

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Mar 22, 2018

Probably. Run some quick and easy math for your veterinary practice and your financials using these basic calculations in this printable PDF.

Client relations

Fear Free contributors write the book on, you guessed it …

FIRSTLINE - Apr 24, 2018

The new book for dog owners on fear, anxiety and stress (FAS) is available now from Amazon.

Big biz is coming! Giving estimates stinks! I’m stressed!

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 23, 2018

Corporate medicine, client interactions and stress management: Three Fetch dvm360 speakers have some strong opinions about what the nation’s veterinary schools could be doing to prepare their graduates for life on the outside …

Help your veterinary clients better stomach that dental bill

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 18, 2018

Dr. Karen Felsted offers a few options to make routine dental care more digestible.

Client handout: Kitten socialization

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 17, 2018

Put it in your veterinary hospital's exam rooms and reception area. Put it on your website. New kittens will thank you for less fear at home and at the practice down the road.

Client handout: Grab those kitten vaccines!

FIRSTLINE - Apr 16, 2018

Kittens need shots. Full stop. Start early with veterinary client education about their importance with this printable PDF.

Life balance

Think of change as a jingle in your pocket: How veterinary professionals can benefit from embracing the new

dvm360.com - Apr 13, 2018

Get an hour of CE credit on a more expansive way to think of life changes as well as how to manage change at both the personal and veterinary practice levels.

What three of dvm360's smart veterinarians are reading

VETTED - Mar 13, 2018

Drs. Hilal Dogan, Dave Nicol and Sarah Wooten share the books that are blowing them away right now and helping them prep for Fetch dvm360 in 2018.

MightyVet initiative targets veterinarians' well-being

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 09, 2018

A new platform announced at WVC focuses on education and support for veterinarians' careers and well-being.

Falling in love with veterinary medicine again through loss

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Mar 05, 2018

I was devastated after the passing of two of my classmates and best friends, but I found a way to pull myself together and love this profession again.

When did everybody get so rude?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 05, 2018

And what can we do in veterinary practice, and in the wider world, to bring back some old-fashioned rules of courtesy, civility and respect?