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... the AVMA starting salary calculator showing that looks at many factors. And that does NOT mean any female DVM should ask a practice owner for less money than her male peers.

Numbers about average earnings don't lie, but they also don't tell YOUR individual future in veterinary medicine.

For more than three decades the American Veterinary Medcial Association (AVMA) has been publishing the mean starting salary for new...
Whether it’s suicidal thoughts or drug addiction haunting our colleagues, are we doing enough to protect them from themselves ... and offering them the resources to get the help they need?


There is a dangerous, sometimes fatal paradox at the heart of our veterinary profession. First, veterinarians experience far higher than average levels of workplace stress, depression and suicidal ideation, and they have increased access to...
Bretagne, a golden retriever, assisted after 9/11, Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita.
Bretagne and Captain Denise Corliss at Disaster City, a Texas A&M training facility. Photo Courtesy of the Cy-Fair Fire Department. The last known search-and-rescue dog to serve at the World Trade Center site in the days following the 9/11 terrorist attack has died.

Bretagne, a 16-year-old golden retriever, was euthanized on June 6, 2016, after experiencing kidney failure...
Moves to strike Texas board expert’s testimony based on VIN comments, alleges witness was not impartial.
Jun 21, 2016
By Katie James
Kristen Lindsey and Brian Bishop, her attorney, at the administrative hearing. (Photo courtesy of Alley Cat Allies)...
With all the activity in the media this week the issue of live exports has raised its hesad once again. Do you think live exports should be banned.
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The Morbillivirus is a paramyxovirus viral disease which has been reported in cats recently[1] from samples taken from urine, rectum and blood in cats from Hong Kong...
Dechra Veterinary Products is to host a series of events to help veterinary professionals in their diagnosis and treatment of canine hypoadrenocorticism. It will run...

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