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  • June 23rd is Take Your Dog to Work Day
    Simple Tips to Make the Day a SuccessBusiness goes to the dogs as workplaces across the country celebrate the annual Take Your Dog to Work Day. The temporary office canines won’t be barking out orders to employees or wagging approval after a presentation, although some might be helping the receptionist greet visitors. The day is […]
  • June is National Adopt a Shelter Cat Month
    June is a very important month for organizations, nationwide, that work with the community to find permanent homes for rescued cats.  June is National Adopt a Shelter Cat Month.   You may wonder why June was chosen  as the month for this very special service.  The short answer- June is kitten season. It is the time […]
  • Equine Respiratory Allergies - Heaves
    The respiratory illness commonly known as “heaves” or “broken wind” was, until recently, referred to as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in the medical community. It has been renamed Recurrent Airway Obstruction (RAO) to indicate that it is not the same condition as the COPD found in humans.  Affecting mostly older horses, heaves arises when […]

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Your Future Veterinary Practice

The uninformed consumer will compare using prices; it is the only thing they know which is comparable.  The client who receives a value-added service learns more than price for comparisons.            Dr. T. E. Catanzaro   For more than 50 years, veterinary medicine had thrived in a seller's market as a safe profession in which a [...]

By | October 20th, 2016|Veterinary Consult Corner|

Workaholic or Work Enthusiast

He used to be a classic workaholic, and after seeing how little work and career really mean when you reach the end of your life, he put a new emphasis on things he believed counted more. These things include: family, friends, being part of a community, and appreciating the little joys of the average day. [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|Veterinary Consult Corner|

“ACCESS” IS BETTER THAN “ASK US”

Positive anything is better than negative nothing. It isn't difficult to understand why some practices have a dwindling number of clients when access is assessed from the client's viewpoint. The only thing a veterinary practice has to "sell" is peace of mind to the client; everything else must be allowed to be "bought" by the [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Veterinary Consult Corner|

Bioethical Organizational Behavior – a Leadership Mandate

  Bioethics is the study of typically controversial ethics brought about by advances in healthcare, biology, and medicine. It is also moral discernment as it relates to medical policy, practice, and research. Bioethicists are concerned with the ethical questions that arise in the relationships among life sciences, biotechnology, medicine, politics, law, and philosophy. It also includes the [...]

By | July 6th, 2016|Veterinary Consult Corner|

THE OTHER 3 R FACTORS

Woe to the man whose heart has not learned while young to hope, to love -- and to put his trust in life.   Joseph Conrad This is a very unusual quote for a veterinary practice management person to use.  Our veterinary profession is based on caring.  Whether it be a veterinarian, a nurse technician, a [...]

By | June 17th, 2016|Veterinary Consult Corner|
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