Hospice veterinarian Dr. Jessica Vogelsang became acutely aware of her communication shortcomings when she had to explain euthanasia to her own children—an experience that completely transformed how she now counsels parents in the same situation.
Caring for pets in their final moments is a frequent reality for veterinary professionals. Here are 30 of the most raw, poignant, honest and sometimes rueful confessions to highlight this special responsibility you have to your patients.
A patient presents with otitis and you know there's trouble ahead. But this time, instead of the usual, you've got a whole set of tools for better treatment, better communication and better client compliance. Lend us an ear. (With an educational grant provided by Bayer)