I have been lucky enough to have survived this field for 14 years. Not only have I survived it, I have been able to keep my passion alive. I wake up every morning knowing I am doing what I love. It wasn’t...

Behind many veterinary professionals, there is a significant other. Over on the @DrAndyRoark Instagram, we asked you to share your best advice for the (very patient) people who are willing to date or...

Like many animal people, I’ve always felt way more comfortable in a pile of puppies than a pile of kids. They made so much more sense to me. It didn’t stop me from having (and adoring) two...

Hey Andy, It seems like every day clients are walking in with worse and worse advice they found online. I cringe every time I open the door and someone is sitting there with a huge stack of papers they...

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has been under fire recently for their online release of the New Graduate Starting Salary Calculator and the way it highlighted the gender wage disparity....

When it comes to dealing with a flea problem on your pet, there isn’t really a quick fix. In this episode of Cone of Shame, Dr. Andy Roark explains why you’re likely in it for the long haul...

When people hear I’m a veterinarian, they usually say, “Oh, I love animals. I would love to do that. But I could never put them to sleep.” In truth, I never had any real trouble performing...

  We have a problem.   Earlier this month, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) released the 2016 New Graduate Salary Calculator Worksheet. This worksheet was created to allow...

Veterinary clients can be (understandably) worried when a pet delivers a litter at home, but @lvttob shared a story with us on the @DrAndyRoark Instagram that brought that normal panic to a very…...

“THIS IS WHY WE CAN’T HAVE NICE THINGS!” My friend is a practice manager, and she was having a bad day. “Why do vets just think they can give everything away?” Apparently there’s a doctor in...