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FIRSTLINE: Feb 04, 2017
Spend a little time educating these veterinary clients and help them avoid errors.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 03, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
According to data from public health veterinarian Dr. Emilio DeBess, more than half of the canine leptospirosis cases recorded between 2007 and 2011 had unknown exposure risks.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 01, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Use these five simple solutions to redesign your practice spaces for more comfort and efficiency.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 01, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Hint: Most of the time, it's not on the pet. Educate veterinary clients about the role the environment plays in their flea infestation.
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VETTED: Feb 01, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
"I tell veterinary clients, 'If you don't come back for a recheck, even if the animal looks good, then you've wasted my time, your time and your money.'" CVC educator James Noxon, DVM, DACVIM, helpfully but truthfully addresses the real elephant in the room when a dog has otitis and needs medicine at home.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 01, 2017
You know the type: the veterinary team members with magical abilities, who know the ins and outs of your clinic’s software. Here are some top tips we’ve heard from some of these mysterious heroes.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 31, 2017
Are Fluffy and Spot eating too much or too little? Use this step-by-step guide to determine caloric requirements for your veterinary patients.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 31, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Are today's veterinarians recommending leptospirosis vaccines for every canine patient? The answer is no, but, boy, are the numbers up. See if your hospital is keeping with the times ...
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 30, 2017
You can't guarantee parasite preventives will work perfectly EVERY TIME. And you can't make pet owners use veterinary approved preventives and use them correctly EVERY TIME. But when a parasite outbreak happens, here's how to ask the right questions and remind everyone to educate clients EVERY TIME.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 27, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Candice Hoerner, CVT, VTS (dentistry), shares how her "super hero glasses" stop her suffering.