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FIRSTLINE: Aug 15, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
From rehab in the veterinary clinic to getting pet owners started with their pets at home, here are some of our favorite products.
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FIRSTLINE: Aug 08, 2018
An original Veterinary Anesthesia Nerd says 'that's just the way we've always done it' is a bad basis for anesthetic protocols.
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VETTED: Aug 06, 2018
Fear of human drug abuse has affected our work in veterinary hospitals. Here are some alternatives to opioids you should use whether or not we ever get our preferred pain relief drugs back.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 15, 2018
You’ve got the medical essentials for a new kitten on lock. But what about recommendations for a home life that will make for a happier, healthier cat in the long run? Dr. Kathryn Primm recommends starting them early on three products.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 07, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
Experiencing fear and stress while you’re trying to figure out how to relieve your veterinary patient’s fear and stress is … redundant. Don’t sweat. We have three places to start on your path to calming pets.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 06, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
Talk 'em up. Sell 'em online and in your reception area. Here are a few items to recommend to clients to help make your veterinary practice the cool destination for all things puppy.
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VETTED: Jun 05, 2018
OK, not a house, but a two-walled exam room courtesy of Animal Arts that stands up beautifully in a veterinary conference exhibit hall. See the photos and read on for some advice from Dr. Jonathan Bloom, who demonstrated Fear Free techniques at the most recent Fetch dvm360 conference.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 05, 2018
Fear, anxiety and stress walk into any veterinary setting alongside pets. Here’s how to reduce pets’ stress during rehabilitation.
May 19, 2018
The death of a veterinary patient can lead to guilt, grief and even secondary trauma. Fetch dvm360 conference speakers Tasha McNerney and Dr. Hilal Dogan offer support to reduce the clinical risks and manage the repercussions when a patient dies under anesthesia.
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FIRSTLINE: May 11, 2018
Everything a veterinary team needs to know about this all-too-common condition in dogs.
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VETTED: May 08, 2018
Are your veterinary patients at higher levels of risk than they were in decades past?
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FIRSTLINE: May 04, 2018
Keep giants gentle during veterinary care by eliminating these sources of fear, anxiety, stress and pain.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 03, 2018
Well, a LOT of pennies for your thoughts. As in, we’ll pay you for the brilliant problem-solving ideas you’ve come up with within the veterinary world.
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FIRSTLINE: May 02, 2018
You have to care for yourself so you can keep caring for patients.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 17, 2018
A new wireless ECG device lets patients go about their normal day and gives veterinarians better readings for rest and exercise.