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Fear Free Grabs Student’s Goals, Imagination

June 24, 2019 Blog

When University of Missouri veterinary student Abbie Knudsen heard a talk about Fear Free at school, she knew immediately that…Read More

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Top Tips for Helping New Puppy Owners

June 20, 2019 Blog

The information pet professionals give new puppy owners can literally mean the difference between life and death.Read More

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3 Signs a Puppy’s Behavior is Abnormal

June 17, 2019 Blog

How do you recognize abnormal behavior early enough that you can educate puppy owners on how to help the newest…Read More

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Parasites, Diseases to Consider When Examining Imported Dogs

June 17, 2019 Blog

Dogs entering the U.S. can spread parasites or new strains of diseases to which resident dogs have no immunity. Here's…Read More

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A Kitten or Cat Care Clinic Provides Client Education Outside Office Hours

June 10, 2019 Blog

A wonderful way to educate clients and potentially help local pet adoption groups is to hold a kitten or cat…Read More

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Walking the Line: Preventing Lyme Disease for Fear Free Clinics

June 6, 2019 Blog

Balancing the importance of necessary care with the emotional care of pets in the Fear Free clinic can be challenging.Read More

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17 Simple Ways to Reduce Stress in Shelter Cats

June 3, 2019 Blog

Some simple changes can help ease stress in shelter cats. Experts share ways to help them feel safe and become…Read More

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Opioid Options: Ways to Manage Pet Pain When There’s a Drug Shortage

May 27, 2019 Blog

Pets who need surgery or treatment for acute pain from trauma benefit from the same pain-relieving medications used in humans,…Read More

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Study Shows Brief “Sleepover” Breaks from the Shelter Are Good for Dogs

May 20, 2019 Blog

Are sleepovers for shelter dogs stressful or successful? Here's what a multi-shelter study found.Read More

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Preparing Birds and Other Exotics for Fear Free Visits

May 13, 2019 Blog

Exotic animals are often uncomfortable or fearful during veterinary visits. Lay a foundation for calm, positive experiences with Fear Free…Read More

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Taking the Fear out of Disinfection

May 13, 2019 Blog

Disinfectants with unpronounceable names may have been the industry standard for a long time, but just like any other aspect…Read More

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Dr. Kenneth Kimbrough and friends

Veterinarian Opens Up About the Fire That Nearly Destroyed His Livelihood

May 6, 2019 Blog

There are many things that cause veterinarians anxiety and stress, but insurance shouldn’t be one of them.Read More