Most all veterinarians in clinical practice have written health certificates for animals to fly, and have explained why sedatives aren’t a good idea. But can we do more to make flying safer for pets on planes, especially those flying in the hold? The answer is yes. I love having print-outs … Continue reading When it comes to pets on planes, fly the friendlier skies
This article from CNBC is aimed at people who are considering leaving jobs to work for themselves, but it does a good job explaining the new tax code for those who are already their own boss. That includes many veterinarians, of course. If you’re one of them (or plan to … Continue reading Sole proprietor? Independent contractor? New tax code has goodies for you
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For a few years now, the veterinary community has been rocked by reports of widespread depression and even the suicide of some of its most high-profile members. But a study released at the NAVC’s VMX conference suggests veterinarians are no worse (and no better) than the broader community, when it comes … Continue reading Study counters perception of veterinary mental health
What talented and multi-dimensional people veterinary students are! Oregon State’s Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine’s Raquel Schenone, chosen by Nationwide Field Veterinarian Dr. Kristen Britton after a lecture at the veterinary school, is a gifted musician. Play on Raquel! Can you please share something unexpected you discovered or learned on … Continue reading Three questions for … Oregon State’s Raquel Schenone
While many pets do well with a missing limb after an injury or illness, veterinarians and pet-lovers have long been interested in pursuing other possibilities for these animals. The falling prices of 3-D printing are bringing new possibilities into range. From Veterinary Practice News: Prosthetics can be used for a … Continue reading Modern medicine: Falling prices up interest in prosthetic limbs for pets