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Overcoming Culture Change With Fear Free

August 4, 2017 Blog

While attending the AAHA conference several years ago in Phoenix, I sat in on the Fear Free seminar by Dr.…Read More

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Research Dispels Cat Misconceptions and Provides Insight into Feline Motivation

August 1, 2017 Blog

Mislabeling of cats as solitary, aloof creatures with little need for human company beyond the physical needs humans meet (like…Read More

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Sounds of Panic: Tips for Reducing Sound Sensitivity in Your Practice

July 27, 2017 Blog

Sometime when it is fairly busy, take a few minutes and go out to sit in your clinic waiting room.…Read More

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Fear Free…For Birds?

July 14, 2017 Blog

In a perfect world, Dr. Alicia McLaughlin would establish relationships with animals who have no experience with veterinary visits and…Read More

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Hospital’s Commitment to High-Quality Care Further Fueled with Fear Free

July 11, 2017 Blog

The team at Bloomsburg Veterinary Hospital, Inc. of Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, has such determination to continually pursue excellence in their practice…Read More

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Better Veterinary Visits Course Now Available to Fear Free Registrants for Only $99!

July 5, 2017 Blog

Karen Pryor Academy’s online Better Veterinary Visits course is now available to Fear Free registrants for just $99! The course…Read More

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Ettinger’s Tips From the Trenches (Part 3): Scent, Sight, and More in the Exam Room

July 1, 2017 Blog

In this three-part series, Dr. Stephen J. Ettinger—who quite literally wrote the (very heavy) book on veterinary internal medicine (Textbook…Read More

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From Cancer Graduations to High Fives—How Celebrating Success Can Build Culture (VIDEO)

June 26, 2017 Blog

When cancer patients in care end their treatment after radiation or chemotherapy, Dr. Ogilvie and his staff come together as…Read More

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Ettinger’s Tips from the Trenches (Part 2): The Power of Treats

June 21, 2017 Blog

In this three-part series, Dr. Stephen J. Ettinger—who quite literally wrote the (very heavy) book on veterinary internal medicine (Textbook…Read More

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Calm Collaborations: Chin Rest Tips from a Trainer (VIDEO)

June 19, 2017 Blog

Since the beginning of her training career, Laura Monaco Torelli has strived to encourage willing participation from animals during veterinary…Read More

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Hiring With Heart

June 15, 2017 Blog

“Hire big hearts. Train big minds.” That’s the hiring advice given by Fear Free-certified oncology specialist Dr. Gregory K. Ogilvie,…Read More

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Putting It to Practice: Why I Choose Fear Free

June 13, 2017 Blog

During my seven years as an RVT, I have worked at small-animal practices and farm sanctuaries and volunteered with various…Read More