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Patient care for technicians

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FIRSTLINE: May 18, 2017
CVC Educator John Ciribassi, DVM, DACVB, offers up advice on handling these difficult doggy interactions at CVC. Get a sneak visual peek here.
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FIRSTLINE: May 18, 2017
This how-to handout on performing a skin scraping will help improve your chances of catching an infection with mighty sneaky mites in veterinary patients.
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FIRSTLINE: May 15, 2017
Low-cost and no-cost Fear Free tips for veterinary practice managers and technicians.
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FIRSTLINE: May 12, 2017
I spent $82.97 on cat food puzzles. Here's what I learned.
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FIRSTLINE: May 12, 2017
Sit. Stay. Play! Food puzzles are a practical tool to help create a comfortable, Fear Free veterinary visits.
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FIRSTLINE: May 09, 2017
Veterinary professionals, lend me your ear! Pain, otitis and anxiety are a combination not many want to mess with, but I’ve got some tips and tricks worth listening to.
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FIRSTLINE: May 09, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
We’ve collected some of the best veterinary dermatology hacks and work-arounds on dvm360.com from the past few years. They touch on dermatology, oncology, parasitology, client education and more. Steal at will.
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FIRSTLINE: May 03, 2017
Low-cost (and no-cost!) Fear Free tips by role and by room.
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FIRSTLINE: May 03, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Don’t let your veterinary practice commit these feline faux pa(w)s with old, painful cats.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 28, 2017
These veterinary professionals work as technicians by day, highly qualified pet sitters by night.
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FIRSTLINE: Apr 28, 2017
Sit the dog, hold the dog, fire off those treats fast, and you've got your Fear Free blood draw on a food-motivated dog. Watch me demonstrate it in this video for your next veterinary visit.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 21, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
This CVC educator and Iowa State University faculty member breaks down some ear-cleaning basics every general practitioner can put to work today.
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FIRSTLINE: Apr 21, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Two veterinary client communication tips to tip the scales of a long-term healthy ear in your favor.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 20, 2017
You have to have a solid understanding of the basics—and what’s normal—before you can leap to abnormal, says Dr. Barden Greenfield.
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FIRSTLINE: Apr 18, 2017
I didn't believe a lower stress approach could make a difference in our veterinary practice … until CVC made a convert of our assistant manager. Here's what we've learned in the process (and how my skepticism has turned to genuine appreciation).