In honor of World Veterinary Day, I thought it might be fun to evaluate the impressive and mighty DVM. A veterinarian is a: Pharmacist (four-year degree): Every veterinarian prescribes, constitutes, and even sometimes compounds a multitude of drugs each day for multiple species. Drugs range from antibiotics (which have their own set of rules and […]
How to Talk About Pet Dental Care
One of the most common concerns in general practice is periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is progressive and painful, affecting a pet’s overall well-being. For that reason, it is so important to talk about pet dental care at home and in the clinic. When speaking with owners, I start my dental consult by explaining the stages […]
Puppies, Puppies and Puppies!
After almost one year in the clinic doing different rotations, finally, it’s the time for community practice which is the school version of a general practice. I can finally say I saw my very first puppy, who was so fresh and healthy and came in for vaccination! Because we see so many puppies and kittens on […]