PetSmart started a trend in 1994 by partnering with Banfield Pet Hospitals to open in-store veterinary clinics in many of its retail locations. Today, that trend is creating what pet market analysts call an erosion of the boundaries between pet store and pet health services provider.
2019 was an interesting year for human telehealth. A framework is starting to emerge, and while it’s not fully mature, it is no longer the nascent healthcare delivery approach it once was. Understanding and monitoring the human telemedicine developments is important for animal health companies
Keep it kind! That’s one way of summing up the findings of a new study by Portuguese researchers on the long-term negative effects of aversive training.
One out of three pets get lost during their lifetimes. And if a pet service provider hasn’t lost a pet that’s been under their care, it’s only a matter of time, says lost pet expert and real-life pet detective Annalisa Bern.
Crowdsourcing works well for creative projects. Could it also help with genetic testing of dogs? Studies have been done linking genetics to behavior in dogs, but there has been a lack of large, widespread tests up to this point because DNA testing is time consuming and expensive.
When it comes down to how much you can expect to make as a new veterinarian, or whether your income is similar to other veterinarians, context is everything. In other words, you have to consider the health of the general economy, education costs, and compensation data. And that’s what the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has done with its recently-released 2015 AVMA Report on Veterinary Debt and Income.
Considering a job outside the veterinary industry for your first job out of school? Think again. That's what the 2015 AVMA Report on Veterinary Employment report, issued this month by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) indicates. The report, which is the second report in its annual economic series, identifies the factors that contribute to unemployment and underemployment in the veterinary profession.
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) recently released The AVMA Report on Veterinary Markets, the first of six economic reports that will be released individually throughout 2015. The reports offer economic information about the state of the veterinary industry for veterinarians and other industry stakeholders.
Veterinarians in the U.K. are overwhelmingly concerned about antibiotic resistance and its implications for their ability to treat patients, according to a new Voice of the Veterinary Profession survey released by the British Veterinary Association.
When deciding which voluntary benefits to offer employees, it can be helpful to consider when your employees were born, according to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).