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Working with patients - technicians

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 21, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
National Feral Cat Day is only possible with the help of veterinarians and veterinary technicians helping community cats and trap-neuter-return programs nationwide, according to Alley Cat Allies.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 18, 2016
Canine influenza = scary headlines. We know it’s contagious, but just how long do affected dogs shed the virus?
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Successful behavior modification requires more than one “ingredient.” In this audio clip from CVC, behavior expert Melissa Spooner discusses how Composure, a nutritional supplement and behavior modification soup ingredient, can be used in your veterinary practice.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 11, 2016
Two recent studies indicate that the local anesthetic is effective for postoperative analgesia and seems to lack toxic effects in cats.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 08, 2016
Here she is. Another frustrated veterinary client with an itchy pet. Help by answering her top questions.
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VETTED: Jul 07, 2016
The ticklish facts behind the three stages of shaving that cat/dog/rabbit.
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VETTED: Jul 06, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Reader says vomiting isn't a major sign in feline pancreatitis. Our feline expert agrees.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 01, 2016
We explain it all here, including how to switch your patients' experiences from the merely fun to the truly victorious.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 29, 2016
Teach pet owners how to transport their furry friends to your veterinary practice with these calming tips for more mellow car rides. (Psst, this means you may face a more relaxed pooch in the exam room.)
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 15, 2016
These low-stress handling techniques help this teaching hospital save patients, clients and doctors from everyday stressful events.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 10, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Download this quick guide to getting just the right angle with your veterinary radiography equipment.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 08, 2016
A second helping of parasitic factoids to ponder when you've got the itch.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 08, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
If you’re looking for creative ways to store veterinary endotracheal tubes for quick and secure access, we won’t leave you hanging (see what we did there?).
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 03, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Your canine patients can strut their stuff with confidence with the aid of these veterinary rehabilitation products.
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dvm360.com: May 26, 2016
An anesthesiologist shares his excitement about trends in anesthesia, sedation and calming medications for cats and dogs.

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.