FIRSTLINE-02-01-2016

FIRSTLINE-02-01-2016

Leadership challenge
DYK? Many clients who use Dr. Google aren’t sorry.
Confess: Are you frustrated by the high-demand, Google-happy discount divas and snapchat skeptics who ask everyone before they consult the veterinarian? Here's help.
Pearls of Practice
By dvm360.com staff
Spend five minutes at your next team meeting to practice the "weight" conversation—and encourage clients to take the next steps to make healthier feeding choices for their pets.
By dvm360.com staff
Check out this feline-friendly, eco-friendly, budget-friendly approach to create a safe haven for visiting cats at your veterinary practice.
Do you want more responsibility in your veterinary practice? Have you ever dreamed of joining the veterinary speaking circuit? You can do it. Here’s help.
Like a sore tooth, some conversations with clients are downright painful—especially when you discover who they've been trusting with their pets' oral health.
By dvm360.com staff
Need to vent? Your fluids will flow with this quick tip to draw large volumes of fluids in your veterinary practice.
Those furry, floppy, fun-loving ferrets can heap tons of trouble on their nearly shoulderless bodies without meaning to. Help new ferret owners protect their furry little friends with these quick tips from Tracey Ritzman, DVM, DABVP.
Communication Strategies
Second graders rescued Shingle the cat when he was stuck on top of their school's roof. And a wellness plan rescued these underprivileged students when they decided to adopt the cat and provide for his veterinary care.
Client Communication
Are your cat scratch conversations up to scratch? When clients complain about their rat-a-tat-tatty furniture turn the talks toward a paws-itive perspective that offers solutions to soothe kitty's natural inclinations.
By the Numbers
Check out this gross-to-the-max list of maggot-infested, anal-gland-laced messes that lurk around every dim and dusty corner of your practice.