Veterinary owners | Veterinary Economics

Personnel management

A little help, please?


Despite evidence of widespread psychological distress in the veterinary field, a VHMA study shows very few hospitals offer Employee Assistance Programs.

So you think you can merge


An overview of the costs, the benefits and the basics involved in joining forces with another veterinary practice (including a checklist of key issues that need to be considered for the best shot at success).

Flowchart: How to talk about preventive care plans


Train your team on how to talk wellness packages with clients using this sample flowchart.

The dvm360 heartworm prevention toolkit

Heartworm prevention is crucial to pets' health—now if only your veterinary clients could remember to give it to them. Here's an arsenal of tools to streamline your heartworm recommendations, stay up-to-date on the latest research and increase client compliance. (With an educational grant provided by Ceva)

How do we improve veterinary surgery day flow?


Ask the dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year: Our solo practice is growing rapidly—I need advice!

Revenue strategies

Get an "A" on our equine prepurchase exams


The basics of practice protocols to ensure your equine veterinary practice's prepurchase exams are above board, legally wise and profitable.

The dentistry pep talk you need


If cleanings and extractions aren't flowing like water spray during dental procedures, let veterinary dentistry advocate Dave Nicol, BVMS, get you pumped.

The Trump card: The economy after our crazy election


Based on the financial data on hand and past trends, here’s what I think the new year could bring for our nation’s veterinary practices.

Pet insurance: Fact and fiction


A study by analyst John Volk on behalf of the North American Pet Health Insurance Association uncovered some key findings that may surprise you—and some you likely knew all along.

Friends with benefits: When discounts get out of hand


Price cuts put smiles on veterinary clients’ faces. But your practice can suffer if you overuse them. Then what do you do?