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Oct 07 2017
5th International Veterinary Social Work Summit
Aug 13 2017
South Dakota Veterinary Medical Association Annual Meeting
Jun 29 2017
Pacific Veterinary Conference 2017
Jun 09 2017
International VetCo Workshop: Small Animal Dentistry and Oral Surgery
Jun 08 2017
2017 American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Forum
May 21 2017
2017 Ethos Veterinary Symposium by VetBloom
Identification of hemoparasites and ticks of dogs from the Zoonoses Control Center of Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
Contributor(s):: Fabiana Pessoa Salgado
The aim of this study was to identify hemoparasites and ticks of dogs treated at the Zoonoses Control Center in Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil. Blood and venous blood smears were obtained from 167 dogs from various regions of the city. From the total of animals examined, 62.28%...
The Challenges of Using Horses for Practical Teaching Purposes in Veterinary Programmes
Contributor(s):: Gabriella Gronqvist, Chris Rogers, Erica Gee, Charlotte Bolwell, Stuart Gordon
Students enrolled in veterinary degrees often come from an urban background with little previous experience in handling horses and other large animals. Many veterinary degree programmes place importance on the teaching of appropriate equine handling skills, yet within the literature it is...
Mar 30 2017
American Animal Hospital Association 2017 Conference
A little girl who loved pets: Muneera Alfadala at TEDxQatarUniversity
Contributor(s):: Muneera Alfadala
Doctor Muneera talks about the story of that young girl who loved animals and found joy in taking care of them, which prompted her into working really hard and graduating as the first Qatari veterinary doctor. She will also talk about her dreams, ambitions and the projects that she is currently...
Specialists' viewpoints on the human-animal bond in practice: a panel discussion
Contributor(s):: Ogilvie, G. K.
Practical veterinary forensics
Contributor(s):: Bailey, D.
The book serves as a reference for the reader to appreciate the current workload of a forensic vet and to provide an insight into the scale and complexity of the specialism that is veterinary forensics. Topics discussed are: introduction to veterinary forensics; forensic philosophy; law and...
Feb 24 2017
2017 Music City Veterinary Conference
Mandated reporting of suspected animal harm by Australian veterinarians: community attitudes
Contributor(s):: Acutt, D., Signal, T., Taylor, N.
Research demonstrates that animal abuse is linked with various forms of interpersonal violence and that veterinarians themselves are concerned about this link. However, Australian veterinarians are not currently mandated to report cases of suspected animal abuse (AA), a position outlined by the...
Grief for pets. Part 3: Supporting clients
Contributor(s):: Hewson, C.
Dealing with clients' distress, especially at euthanasia, is one of the main stressors for veterinary nurses. However, few have had formal training in how the death of an animal companion affects clients, and how to communicate with them. This article introduces some practical approaches and...
Practitioners' dialogue on the human-animal bond in practice
Contributor(s):: Goodman, L., Takashima, G.
The study of veterinary history during the last decadesDe beoefening van veterinaire geschiedenis in de afgelopen decennia
Contributor(s):: Koolmees, P.
Traditionally, this field was mainly studied by veterinarians writing stories about veterinarians for a veterinary public. As a young branch of science history, veterinary history has been attracting more attention from scholars in other disciplines during the last decades. This is also due to...
Veterinarians' perspectives on dealing with people
Contributor(s):: Owens, N.
This study was used to examine how practicing veterinarians protect the self when dealing with people at work. Veterinarians interact with the people attached to their patients in myriad ways in order to accomplish their organizational goals. Data collected during semistructured interviews with...
A woman veterinary student in the fifties: the view from the approaching millennium
Contributor(s):: Lawrence, E. A.
Elizabeth A. Lawrence, a DVM graduate in the 1950s, reflects on the rapid changes in gender distribution within the veterinary profession since that time, noting the barriers she experienced and challenged, and those opportunties ahead as women reach "a point of critical mass" in the profession.
The changing roles of animals in western society: influences upon and from the veterinary profession
Contributor(s):: Fogle, B.
The author discusses the role of animals and the influences of gender on evolving social attitutes toward them, noting that veterinarians, both men and women, "need to lead the discussion not just reacting to changes in public perception."