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  • Paying Off Loans: What Every Veterinarian Needs To Know
    A veterinarian’s main concern is caring for animals. Pet owners, animal lovers, and farmers depend on these specialists to uphold animal health and well-being. Government relies on vets for research into disease, food safety and drugs. The last thing the student or newly-graduated vet wants to think about is paying back loans.  Much like human medical […]
  • The Wonderful World of Wildlife Rehabilitation – Part I
    There’s so much more to being a wildlife rehabilitator than a simple love of wildlife.  Wildlife rehabilitators provide treatment and care to injured, sick or orphaned native species until they are well enough to be released.ResponsibilitiesAccording to the National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA), the primary duty of a wildlife rehabilitator is to examine injured wildlife […]
  • Christmas Animals
    As far back as anyone can remember, animals have been a central part of Christmas celebrations.   These animals have been instrumental in the development of the stories of the holiday and date back all the way to the origin and birth of Christianity. The creatures of old—the camel and the owl for example—are not very […]

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Christmas Animals

As far back as anyone can remember, animals have been a central part of Christmas celebrations.   These animals have been instrumental in the development of the stories of the holiday and date back all the way to the origin and birth of Christianity. The creatures of old—the camel and the owl for example—are not very [...]

By | December 22nd, 2017|Blog|

12-20-17 Veterinary E-News Magazine

  TOP NEWS AVMA names keynote speaker for 2018 convention By: Veterinary Practice News Activist and entrepreneur to deliver 'When Passion Meets Empowerment' Read More When nature gives you Zika virus...cure cancer with it! By: Jennifer Gaumnitz, Senior Content Specialist New research shows that Zika kills the kind of brain cancer cells that are hardest [...]

By | December 20th, 2017|E-News Magazine|

Olive Oil for Dogs

An awesome addition to your pooch’s diet, olive oil packs a nutritious one-two punch. Ever wonder why?  Here are just a few reasons to share with your canine buddy. When it comes to homeopathic remedies for dogs, there are a variety of “people foods” that can provide some valuable benefits. A superstar in the category [...]

By | December 14th, 2017|Blog|

Why You Should Consider a Barn Cat

The farm cat, also known as a barn cat, is a domestic cat, usually of mixed breed, that lives primarily out-of-doors, in a feral or semi-feral condition on agricultural properties, usually sheltering in outbuildings. Have you seen stray cats hanging around the barn or home?  Wish they’d go away?  Don’t be so sure they can’t [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|Blog|

12-7-17 Veterinary E-News Magazine

      TOP NEWS Study finds veterinary sterilization possibly safer than hysterectomy in women By: Veterinary Practice News A "stunning validation of the expertise and skill of spay/neuter veterinarians." Read More KSU researcher protects pigs against PRRS during reproduction By: Veterinary Practice News Mothers without the CD163 protein are resistant to the virus and [...]

By | December 7th, 2017|E-News Magazine|

Things Your Vet Won’t Tell You

We asked a few of our favorite veterinarians and vet technicians to share their pet vet tips.  Read what they have to say and learn how you can save time and money.   Medical notes aren’t just about your pet Most vet practices keep extensive notes on behavior—both animal and human.  If you act aggressively [...]

By | December 4th, 2017|Blog|

Horse Rescue – Start a Successful Sanctuary

Rescuing horses is unlike rescuing dogs, cats, and other typical pets.  Often, these animals are saved when they are given away for free, or abandoned.   Conversely, horses are often saved from the road to the slaughterhouse or purchased at auctions attended by meat buyers. The How To Best case, rescue organizations don’t “buy” animals, but [...]

By | November 28th, 2017|Blog|

Vet Nurse or Vet Tech – What’s In a Name?

The dream of working in the veterinary field often begins with a child’s first pet.  Pursuing a career as a vet tech or a vet nurse is the popular alternative for those animal lovers with limited time or limited finances.   A career as a vet tech or vet nurse provides an ever-changing work environment and [...]

By | November 13th, 2017|Blog|

11-09-17 Veterinary E-News Magazine

    TOP NEWS Kansas State University expands joint DVM training program with China By: Veterinary Practice News In May, the program graduated four students who are the first government-sponsored Chinese DVM recipients since 1949 Read More Animal cruelty charges against St. Catharines vet dropped By: Veterinary Practice News Animal cruelty charges have been dropped [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|E-News Magazine|

Pet and Disaster Preparedness

Hurricanes.  Tornadoes.  Earthquakes.  It could be a snowstorm.  Or a flood.   You've made it through safely, but what about your pets? Follow these tips to make an emergency plan for your pets: Microchip your pets Microchipping is one of the best ways to ensure that you and your pet are reunited if you are separated.  [...]

By | October 30th, 2017|Blog|
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