Tag Archives: veterinary medicine

Letter to the editor: The true value of a veterinarian | Australian Veterinary Association

14 Oct

A veterinary practice is a classic small business, within an industry of compassion.

via Letter to the editor: The true value of a veterinarian | Australian Veterinary Association.

Communication and Second Opinions Save Lives

5 Oct

Veterinary medicine has become so complex, with so many options at so many price points, that the only way to make sure that pets receive the care they need at a price their owners can afford is … you guessed it, communication.

via Communication and Second Opinions Save Lives | petMD.

The Danger of Xylitol to Your Dog and Ferret

26 Sep

Xylitol may help keep us slim and protect our teeth, but it is deadly for our dogs and ferrets.

via The Danger of Xylitol to Your Dog and Ferret « Fur the Love of Pets.

What Does HIV/AIDS Have to do with Vet Med? More Than You Think!

24 Sep

Veterinarians are considered experts on zoonotic diseases and, in keeping with our public health commitment, should be addressing the needs of clients with HIV/AIDS through proper education and communication.

via What Does HIV/AIDS Have to do with Vet Med? More Than You Think! | petMD.

Inspiration in Action contest supports veterinary profession and animals in need

19 Sep

The winner will receive $25,000 for projects that support the veterinary profession and/or the future of veterinary medicine, and, by extension, benefit the health of animals.

via Inspiration in Action contest supports veterinary profession and animals in need | The Conscious Cat.

September is Happy Cat Month

6 Sep

None of us here have to be convinced of the benefits of living with cats, but did you know that studies show that people who live with cats have a 40% less chance of having a stroke or heart attack?

via September is Happy Cat Month | The Conscious Cat.

Vaccine-Associated Sarcoma and Your Cat

29 Aug

So, if one develops at the site of a previous injection, it is generally assumed to be caused by that injection.

via Vaccine-Associated Sarcoma and Your Cat | petMD.

Managing your Pet’s Medications: The Importance of Compliance

23 Aug

Correct prescribing by the veterinarian is critical to medication success, but the other half, administering medications as prescribed is equally important.

via Managing your Pet’s Medications: The Importance of Compliance « The Animal Medical Center Blog.

Consult vet before using drugs

20 Aug

One of the biggest changes in my 35 years as a veterinarian is the difference in how we handle both acute and chronic pain in dogs and cats.

via Pet Points: Consult vet before using drugs.

National Immunization Awareness Month

18 Aug

The Catalyst Council reminds us that cats need the core vaccines

via National Immunization Awareness Month.

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