I’m sitting in an empty room at a conference trying to decide if I’m upset that no one showed to hear my lecture. I’m about 90% not taking it personally, and 10% feeling small and unimportant.     Logically...

I had just completed my first year of veterinary school and was starting my summer job at a specialty hospital as an ER technician. I figured I could do it.     I survived my first year of vet...

Euthanasia… it is a touchy subject. A lot of people don’t like discussing it. It has a stigma to it. People assume that if you are euthanizing an animal you are just giving up on them or that you...

Happy Valentines Day! Remember when you looked at a colleague that started dating someone in the veterinary industry with shock and horror? Well, I’m here to tell you why dating a fellow veterinary professional...

One story circling social media is “The Story of Two Wolves”. In this story a boy walks with an elder and begins telling of a struggle. Two wolves are fighting within him. The first wolf is made up...

There’s a lot of ways to promote Pet Dental Health Month at your practice, but Frontier Veterinary Hospital in Hillsboro, OR has really upped the pun factor. Check out their creative veterinary signs...

  We skirt the cage this tiger circles in.  We’ve been taught over decades to walk carefully around this topic and its people like they are in the middle of a mandala and the path is egg shells. ...