Here’s a tip to save thousands in veterinary fees: It starts before you even bring the dog home. Pet owners are commonly concerned about the high cost of veterinary care. There are many reasons for...

Would you know if your pet was having an emergency? If you’re concerned about something happening right now, call your vet. To prep for the future, catch this episode of Cone of Shame. Dr. Andy...

I just heard about another veterinarian committing suicide and I’m torn between wanting to cry (I did) and scream (I haven’t yet). I had so much to tell him. That I too have touched the dark...

Imagine this scenario: An emergency bursts into your veterinary hospital. You want to help, but you can’t bring your stethoscope, the crash cart, etc. Instead, you must grab the item closest to...

  In February of 2014 Dr. Shirley Koshi committed suicide.  I didn’t know her, but she was one of us. I investigated every story written about the situation for the months following her death....

Here at DrAndyRoark, we are big Prince fans. It’s hard to have a bad day when you walk in the front door singing “1999.” We are so sad about his loss, but we wanted to honor him with...

Veterinary Medicine, can I call you Vet Med? Great. Vet Med, are you okay? You are kind of freaking me out right now. Social media has been good for you in a lot of ways. Now you are blogging (case in...

In this Cone of Shame episode, Dr. Andy Roark has some unexpected and interesting facts about heartworm. From the incredibly long lifespan of a heartworm to the shocking array of animals that can be infected,...

We have opportunities in this field to choose whether to take the road to positivity or the road to negativity. One of these daily choices is how we perceive our clients- and it’s important to...

Are you a veterinarian with a new veterinary school grad on your team? It’s important to welcome them, support them and… not do any of the 5 things listed below to them. (Watch the full video...