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Team Center - Building the Bond

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FIRSTLINE: Dec 01, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
What's an over-the-hill pooch to do when her winsome curves have disappeared beneath layers of fat? Winnie, a 10-year-old Schnoodle, jumped on the underwater treadmill and exercised her way to fame in the Big Dog/Big Loser Weight Loss Competition, a contest launched by Anne Chauvet, DVM, Dipl.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Sep 01, 2007
Probably not, but I learned better client care when my dad ignored my advice and picked a pet with his heart—not his head.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 01, 2007
My idea to help abused families blossomed into a program that shelters pets while their families get the help they need to escape dangerous situations and rebuild their lives.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 01, 2007
This surprise visitor taught one girl—and future veterinarian—that sorrow and sympathy aren't just human emotions.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2007
You never know what you're going to see in practice—it can be a real mixed bag.
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FIRSTLINE: Apr 01, 2007
After a loss, take these steps to recognize clients' special relationships with their pets.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Dec 01, 2006
Saying goodbye is never easy. And you face this undeniable fact of life every day. The upside: You're in a position to ease your clients through the grieving process and help them celebrate the pets they love.
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FIRSTLINE: Nov 01, 2006
My fondest wish is to never see this very wild--and very special--patient again.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Nov 01, 2006
By dvm360.com staff
Dogs can't wait to get through the front door of Chanhassen Veterinary Clinic in Chanhassen, Minn. For 12 years, the clinic has been throwing free puppy parties in its reception area.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Oct 01, 2006
Just like this doctor, you may find the letters, photos, and mementos you receive from clients provide a critical pick-me-up when the tough days seem to outweigh the joys of practice.
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FIRSTLINE: Sep 01, 2006
Sharing my love for animals helped me reach out to a student struggling with a drug addiction.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 01, 2006
One doctor talks about the patient that was hardest to lose.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 01, 2006
Visiting exotic locales, helping animals and people in need. Sounds exciting, doesn't it? It can be - or you can find yourself frustrated, disillusioned, and disappointed, as I did.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: May 01, 2006
This doctor learned communication is a two-way street. And meeting this small dog in the middle made all the difference in the world.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 01, 2006
When a young couple brought their guinea pig to see this doctor, she gave them another year with Daisy. And they reminded her that every pet—no matter how big or small—deserves high-quality care.