Category Archives: Veterinary Humor

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5 helpful articles you may have missed over the holidays

The last two weeks of the year go by in a blur.  It’s easy to lose track of the news, and hard to keep up on our professional reading. I had a little more time than many people do, so I made note of the articles that those in the … Continue reading 5 helpful articles you may have missed over the holidays

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Veterinary planning: Do we need to know how many pets there are?

There’s a great deal we don’t know about pets in the United States. We make decent educated guesses, for sure, and we’ve come to rely on numbers from organizations such as the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Pet Products Association. Both the AVMA and APPA put out massive … Continue reading Veterinary planning: Do we need to know how many pets there are?

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‘Wheel of Vomit’: Yours free for the asking, because … Spring!

Back today from the American Animal Hospital Association‘s annual convention. As with most major conventions, we had a booth to educate veterinarians about our services both to pet owners (pet health insurance, which of course we started in the United States and still have top market share today) and to … Continue reading ‘Wheel of Vomit’: Yours free for the asking, because … Spring!

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Up in the air: Good reads for a travel day — or any day

I’m in Nashville this week for a meeting of the Partners for Healthy Pets, and then it’s time for the American Animal Hospital Association‘s annual conference. I do a fair amount of air travel, and as a result, I’m pretty savvy about it. You’ll never catch me removing my shoes … Continue reading Up in the air: Good reads for a travel day — or any day