Assessing the safety of collars used to attach predation deterrent devices and ID tags to pet cats
Contributor(s):: Calver, M. C., Adams, G., Clark, W., Pollock, K. H.
Cruelty towards domestic cats
Contributor(s):: Siqueira, A. de, Cassiano, F. C., Maioka, P. C.
Exploring opportunities to do things differently
Contributor(s):: Gibbens, N.
Helping clients cope with the death of a pet
Contributor(s):: Langwell, C.
Opening the door: non-veterinarians and the practice of complementary and alternative veterinary medicine
Contributor(s):: Schommer, M.
Growing interest in complementary and alternative veterinary medicine (CAVM) has sparked a debate among veterinarians, who claim such therapeutic modalities fall under the purview of veterinary medicine, and non-veterinarians, who argue that several modalities do not require the rigorous training...
Pet loss support in veterinary practice
Contributor(s):: Dando, J.
The loss of a pet can be a highly emotional, stressful and sometimes traumatic experience for any pet owner and veterinary professionals - whether a surgeon, nurse or receptionist - who are at the forefront of dealing with people on a regular basis as they go through some very difficult times....
Supporting older people with pets in sheltered housing
Contributor(s):: Ormerod, E.
The emergence of veterinary oaths: social, historical, and ethical considerations
Contributor(s):: Bones, V. C., Yeates, J. W.
Veterinary oaths are public declarations sworn by veterinarians, usually when they enter the profession. As such, they may reflect professional and social concerns. Analysis of contemporary veterinary oaths may therefore reveal their ethical foundations. The objective of this article is to...
Vet's role in helping grieving owners
Contributor(s):: McParlin, P.
Veterinarians' role for pet owners facing pet loss
Contributor(s):: Fernandez-Mehler, P., Gloor, P., Sager, E., Lewis, F. I., Glaus, T. M.
[Dealing with grief] Der Umgang mit Trauer
Contributor(s):: Moller, H.
The veterinary profession's role in the implementation of OIE standards
Contributor(s):: Dehaven, W. R., Golab, G. C.
Oct 17 2013
Southern European Veterinary Conference (SEVC)
Blue Juice: Euthanasia in Veterinary Medicine: Introduction
Contributor(s):: Patricia Morris
This is the introduction to "Blue Juice: Euthanasia in Veterinary Medicine."Offering a candid behind-the-scenes look at small-animal veterinary practices, "Blue Juice" explores the emotional and ethical conflicts involved in providing a "good death" for companion animals. Patricia Morris presents...
Jul 15 2013
Quality of Life Assessment for the Small Animal Patient
It may be a dog's life but the relationship with her owners is also key to her health and well being: communication in veterinary medicine
Contributor(s):: Cindy L. Adams MSW PhD, Richard M. Frankel PhD
I am writing to you, to describe the situation I had to deal with, because I took my dog to Random Animal Hospital. Never have I seen such incompetence. My dog did not receive proper care. It was obvious that this veterinarian wanted nothing more from me than my money and he charged me as much as...
Economics and animal welfare in small animal veterinary practice: the case of genetic welfare problems
Contributor(s):: Yeates, J.
A client's perspective
Contributor(s):: Balaban, B., Hart, L. A.
Euthanasia--how do you handle it?
Contributor(s):: Lee, L., Lee, M.
Preliminary evaluation of a quality-of-life screening programme for pet dogs
Contributor(s):: Mullan, S., Main, D.