Researchers shed light on whether our dogs feel the same emotional attachment to us as we do to them.
Veterinary dermatologist Cecilia Friberg, DVM, DACVD, offers a few tips to make ear cleaning more tolerable for dogs—and an easier task for pet owners.
Co-founder Matt Meeker describes the pricing strategy of his house call veterinary service, BarkCare, as transparent. Listen to find out why the company uses this approach.
Wondering how veterinarians who work for BarkCare, the house call veterinary service, get from one patient’s house to the next so efficiently? Hear co-founder Matt Meeker explain the tool they use and why it’s so helpful.
Matt Meeker, co-founder of the house call veterinary service BarkCare, explains how the company successfully coexists with traditional veterinary clinics.
Find out what personality trait Matt Meeker, co-founder of the house call veterinary service BarkCare, says is important to have if you want to start a business.
Matt Meeker, co-founder of the house call veterinary service BarkCare, advises other entrepreneurs to center their energies on serving clients and their needs—the specifics will come later. Listen as he explains this process.
Clients may have very different ideas about the goals and outcomes of their pets’pain management than you do. Michael Petty, DVM, CCVP, CCRT offers up an example of how important it is to make sure you and your clients are on the same page.
Dr. Michael Petty, CCVP, CCRT, discusses the common misconceptions about pain in patients—both from both your clients and your veterinary colleagues—plus, how to turn these stereotypes around.
Clinical skills are important, of course, but diagnosing and alleviating pain in your patients begins with resetting your state of mind, according to Michael Petty, DVM, CCVP, CCRT. Listen in as he tells the story of how he came to this realization, and how it changed his career forever.
Ilona Rodan, DVM, DABVP (feline practice) stresses the importance of asking your clients to look beyond old age as an explanation for pain in cats.
The stress and anxiety of a veterinary visit can exacerbate the pain a cat may already feel, according to Ilona Rodan, DVM, DABVP (feline practice). Listen in as she offers examples and tips to make cats more comfortable at your practice and reduce their fear of the veterinarian.
Hear all about a study that investigated whether cats could distinguish their owners' voices from those of strangers.
Associate professor Christopher Adin, DVM, discusses the various parts of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) and how to use them together to produce your desired results, as well as NPWT's indications and contraindications.
Board certified veterinary ophthalmologist Dr. Heather Kaese discusses canine cataract development and associated diabetes complications, as well as treatment options.
Dr. Laura Garrett, a board-certified veterinary oncologist, explains how understanding the stages of grief can prevent you from taking clients’ reactions to bad news personally.
When it comes to essential oil flea preventives, "natural" does not equate to no worries, as this study has shown.
Catherine Mullin, VMD, MS, describes protocols for vaccinating shelter
animals to prevent canine parvovirus infection and feline panleukopenia.