Tag Archives: Preventive Care

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Feline veterinary care: What will it take to turn the tide?

In recent years the veterinary community has worked to keep cats healthier by encouraging proven preventive care as well as trying to convince owners get cats to veterinarian sooner when they are sick.  But the message is frustratingly hard to get across, it seems. Part of that, we know, is … Continue reading Feline veterinary care: What will it take to turn the tide?

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The importance of putting a human face — the veterinarian’s — on pet-care advice

In recent years we’ve seen more pet owners go to Dr. Google for veterinary advice and to 1-800-YouKnowWho for their pet’s medication. What have we lost? I know a great many veterinarians — especially those who own practices — will look at the bottom line and think of the income … Continue reading The importance of putting a human face — the veterinarian’s — on pet-care advice