The Business of Healing Pets: Leadership, Part Two

The Business of Healing Pets, Trupanion’s blog series written by Stith Keiser of Blue Heron Consulting, takes a deep dive into the business side of animal medicine. Look for a new installment each month featuring topics such as business best practices, effective leadership, strategic hiring, and more. Let’s add some objectivity to this series. I’d […]

Free Webinar: How to Keep 90% of Your Pharmacy Revenue In-House

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 | 11:00am PST / 2:00pm EST Outside pharmacies like 1-800-PetMeds and Costco are becoming increasingly popular. 1-800-PetMeds added more than 514,000 new customers in 2017*—that is approximately 18 clients per hospital. Unfortunately, this is negatively impacting veterinary in-house pharmacy revenue. Luckily, a tool exists that can help protect your pharmacy. Join […]

Free CE Webinar: How to Keep 90% of Your Pharmacy Revenue In-House

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 | 11:00am PST / 2:00pm EST Outside pharmacies like 1-800-PetMeds and Costco are becoming increasingly popular. 1-800-PetMeds added more than 514,000 new customers in 2017*—that is approximately 18 clients per hospital. Unfortunately, this is negatively impacting veterinary in-house pharmacy revenue. Luckily, a tool exists that can help protect your pharmacy. Join […]

Why do Cats Run Away Before Dying?

Image Source: Pixabay.com If you are a cat owner, then you are definitely someone with a lot of questions about your cat’s behavior. Cats are very mysterious creatures, a trait that often leaves their owners in a dilemma. Most cat owners take a couple of months to understand their cat completely. Even then, cats have […]

Bayer Will No Longer Sell Controversial Essure Birth Control

Bayer announced Friday that it will no longer sell a controversial, permanent form of birth control that thousands of women say led to serious complications. Essure, a non-surgical sterilization device that is inserted into the fallopian tubes and prevents pregnancy by producing scar tissue that blocks sperm from fertilizing eggs, will no longer be available […]

Bayer Will Stop Selling Essure Birth Control Implants

Bayer announced on Friday that it would discontinue sales of its controversial Essure birth control implant by the end of the year. The device has been problematic for years, prompting lawsuits from thousands of women who claim the metal implant caused severe injuries, including perforation of the uterus and the fallopian tubes. In April, after […]

Do French Kids Get ADHD? Yes

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has become an increasing commonplace childhood malady, affecting somewhere between 5 to 9 percent of American children ever year. Back in 2012, a blog was written claiming it explained the reason “Why French Kids Don’t Have ADHD.” In the article, Dr. Marilyn Wedge made the astonishing claim that while American […]

How To Keep Your Dog Safe From Fireworks

Image Source: Pixabay.com If you are a dog owner then you know that the Fourth of July is a very stressful time for your dog. Fireworks and loud noises during this time of the year can terrify any dog and make the whole experience traumatic and distressing for them. Dogs get petrified and try to […]

Turning Vacant Lots Into Green Spaces Can Improve Mental Health

Researchers have long touted the mood-boosting effects of green space and spending time outdoors — and a new study emphasizes just how much of an impact your environment can have on your mental health. The paper, published Friday in JAMA Network Open, found an association between urban restoration efforts in Philadelphia and the mental health […]