Veterinary owners | Veterinary Economics

Personnel management

How to cure veterinary team members' job-related boredom


What to do if your high performers suffer from a bad case of "Not THAT again."

Ask Shawn: I can't fire my problem employee


Shawn McVey counsels a veterinary manager who's constantly second-guessed by her boss.

The heartworm toolkit

This toolkit delivers team training, free client handouts, exam room education strategies and more, all designed to make it as easy as possible for veterinarians and their teams to discuss heartworm disease with clients and promote year-round prevention in dogs and cats. (With an educational grant provided by Merck Animal Health)

Vetcetera: Lighten up and transform your clinic culture now

Find fun amid a serious day and lift team morale for the good of everyone.

Veterinary associates, other veterinary experts play … “The Road to Owning”!


Veterinary conference attendees dug down deep to explore skills, desires and personality to navigate the bumpy path to veterinary clinic ownership.

Revenue strategies

Why your veterinary practice isn’t covering its costs


Caution: Price raising talk ahead

CATalyst gets shelter pets into veterinary clinics


One year in, an innovative program sees some success at connecting new pet adopters with local veterinarians.

Why all the fuss about low-cost veterinary clinics?


Veterinarians agree that spaying and neutering pets is a good thing. Stop being so concerned about who provides the service.

4 lessons learned from a veterinary practice price audit


Who’s called in to help? Who’s doing the work? How long does it take? This hospital administrator used innovative software to tackle tough questions with DVMs and team members.

Old idea, new approach: Price auditing in veterinary practice


Digging into what it really costs your veterinary hospital to provide a new service.

Hot topics on dvm360

Vetcetera: The complex topic of canine fear-related aggression

A guided tour of resources for addressing this popular and complicated subject, featuring advice from Dr. John Ciribassi.

Reality TV and the veterinarian: Discussing mainstream dog training advice with clients

Your clients may be getting behavior advice from cable TV. Get your opinion in the mix.

Blog: Election results pose obstacles for veterinary prescription law

Flip in U.S. Senate's majority may slow progress of Fairness to Pet Owners Act.

7 steps to a better relationship between veterinarians and rescue groups

A DVM in the city shares his advice to veterinary practices for working with rescues.

The war between shelters, veterinarians needs to end

Despite practitioners’ legitimate gripes, they’re hurting themselves.