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The high cost of pursuing a dream to be a veterinarian

Posted by Cari Wise on December 27, 2016 at 12:15 PM
Cost of tuition, impact on wellness, potential veterinarian market bubble, gender inequality, and comparison to human physicians: this article has it all, along with information from the national summit on student debt.

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Tips for Keeping your Pets Safe in Cold Weather

Posted by Cari Wise on December 20, 2016 at 11:48 AM
It's not just hot weather that puts our pets at risk, cold weather brings hazards too!  Here are some great tips for keeping your animals safe when the temperature drops.

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Factors Contributing to Compassion Fatigue: New Data

Posted by Cari Wise on December 13, 2016 at 10:45 AM

The AVMA's Veterinary Economics Division included professional quality of life questions into its annual survey.  They found three factors statistically significant two years in a row in contributing to compassion fatigue: 

  1. Satisfaction with current employment
  2. Hours worked per week
  3. Educational preparedness for performing veterinary service.
  4. Check out this article to learn about other contributing factors, and to learn about Compassion Satisfaction.

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Is Second-Hand Smoke Harmful to Pets? You Betcha!

Posted by Cari Wise on December 8, 2016 at 2:03 PM

The Food and Drug Administration released some very interesting information regarding the impact of second and third hand smoke on our companion animals.  This is a very useful resource to reference when educating clients.  Read the full post from FDA.gov

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