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November 12, 2019

Defining causes of dogs’ aggression in boarding facilities

Of all the behaviors boarding and daycare personnel experience, dogs’ aggression can be difficult and frequently dangerous. Dogs become aggressive for multiple reasons including fear, pain, dominance and illness, writes Steven Applebaum. Understanding root causes is critical to treating any problem, as aggression is often a symptom of an underlying factor. Aggressive behavior can be difficult to address without a great deal of specialized experience, he warns.

February 09, 2022

Pets aren’t persons yet, but action is needed

Last fall, an Ohio judge ruled that the late Pablo Escobar’s ‘cocaine hippos’ are ‘interested persons’ in a lawsuit taking place in Colombia. What does it say about the future of animal welfare and rights in veterinary practices?

December 09, 2022

Holiday pet-health hazards and how to avoid them

Emergency room visits skyrocket over the holidays. We asked an ER clinician what to watch out for—from tinsel and homemade ornaments, to the dangers brought into your home by visiting pets and people.

January 16, 2023

Vet Teams IRL: Stacie Kissel, CVT, RVT

In our “Vet Teams IRL” series, meet Stacie Kissel, CVT, RVT, who works as an overnight ICU technician at the Veterinary Emergency and Referral Center of Hawaii and is a program instructor at Oahu’s only veterinary technology program at Winward Community College.

January 20, 2023

Want to see more senior patients? Hit the 'whys'

Move over puppies and kittens: Senior care is where the heart is, says Mary Gardner, DVM, founder of Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice. On Central Line: The AAHA Podcast  she talks AAHA’s new guidelines and what every practice should do to improve its euthanasia protocol.

February 10, 2023

Vet Teams IRL: Ann Thelusma

In the Vet Teams IRL series, we meet Ann Thelusma, a veterinary assistant and pre-vet student who works in the surgery department at Philadelphia Animal Specialty and Emergency.

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