Veterinary technicians: Hold on, that ain't chicken broth

Veterinary technicians: Hold on, that ain't chicken broth

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Sep 01, 2012
By dvm360.com staff

I use a soup ladle to collect urine, especially from small female dogs. There's no danger of spilling on your hands, it's reusable, and you can easily store it on a hook. This means less stooping, and the dogs feel less crowded in their personal space during collection.

—Dr. Karla Mejia
Salisbury Animal Hospital
Salisbury, N.C.

Proceedings papers for techs

The very best behavior advice for new puppy owners (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

The entire hospital staff should play a role in the counseling of new puppy owners.

The technician's role creating a behavior centered veterinary practice (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

A focus on pet behavior in the veterinary clinic is an excellent practice builder.

Trying times--dealing with canine adolescent dog (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

A behavior wellness exam is an opportunity to check up on a pet’s behavioral health and answer any related questions a client may have.

Enriching geriatric patient's lives (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

An important time for practices to include a behavioral exam is when a pet becomes a senior.

Tubes and tracheas--all about endotracheal tubes and lesions in difficult intubations (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Endotracheal tubes are usually made from silicone, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic or red rubber.