Category Archives: #vetlife

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Veterinary pricing continues recovery from 2009-2014 slide

America’s passion for pets hardly slowed in the recent recession, but for many of those years, veterinary prices not only failed to keep up, but fell steadily.  While they’re still well below government estimates for other consumer goods and services, the updated Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index shows 2015 … Continue reading Veterinary pricing continues recovery from 2009-2014 slide

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Time to vote … for the Wackiest Pet Names in the Nation!

Kanye Westie? Butch Catsidy? These are just two of the contenders in one of my favorite annual events at Nationwide®, our Wackiest Pet Names. Through Aug. 8, you can vote for your favorites, one cat and one dog. Last year’s winners were Leonard DiCatprio and Baron Von Furrypants. This year’s … Continue reading Time to vote … for the Wackiest Pet Names in the Nation!

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Three questions for … TAMU’s David Dean Andrews

It’s a given that everyone who gets a slot in one of our veterinary schools and colleges is in elite company, a person who against long odds has triumphed over all the challenges put between the dream of acceptance and the reality. But in in the case of David Dean … Continue reading Three questions for … TAMU’s David Dean Andrews

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Oklahoma State’s Kaitlyn Belanger to keep sharp on client communications

Graduations everywhere, and another class of veterinarians are moving into their new careers nationwide! Not so for Kaitlyn Belanger, who’s a member of the Center for Veterinary Health Sciences class of 2018 at Oklahoma State University. As she looks ahead to her eventual career, though, she believes technology is going … Continue reading Oklahoma State’s Kaitlyn Belanger to keep sharp on client communications