Heartworm infections likely above average this year

The council recommends all pets be tested annually and protected year-round May 13, 2021 Veterinary Practice News Heartworm occurrence is expected to be higher than average this year, the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC) reports. The group has released its 2021 Parasite Forecast and corresponding 30-day Pet Parasite Forecast maps, alerting veterinarians and pet owners…

Study: Veterinary staff the world over share your stress

Study: Veterinary staff the world over share your stress   Tony McReynolds – 4/30/2021 When you’re struggling, it helps to know you’re not alone. And as much as your hospital staff has struggled with the challenge of practicing good veterinary medicine during a worldwide pandemic, veterinary staff around the world have been struggling with many…

Tips for managing diabetes in dogs and cats

Kate Boatright, VMD [image: Yaya Photos / stock.adobe.com] Successful management of diabetes in veterinary patients requires patience, data, and an individualized approach. Diabetes occurs in dogs and cats and can be a frustrating disease to manage. During a recent Fetch dvm360® virtual conference, Heather Kvitko-White, DVM, DACVIM, founder of KW Veterinary Consulting and The Pragmatic Professor, discussed key points…

Bioguard Supports 13th WESAVC

The Bioguard Corporation accommodates the Taiwan lecturers for the upcoming 13th East and West Small Animal Clinical Veterinary Conference on May 25- 27, 2021. Due to the restrictions caused by the pandemic, invited professionals from Taiwan in the field of veterinary will be giving their lectures virtually. With the growing number of participants yearly, the…

Complement With A Supplement

Add to your practice’s revenue streams by recommending, stocking and selling safe alternative therapies.   In the 1990s, when supplements were introduced to the veterinary field, there was great confusion as to where they fit into the greater scheme of things. They weren’t a prescription medication, so they could sit in the lobby and anybody…