Category Archives: A day in the life

Ancillary services at the veterinary clinic

I started my veterinary career with the viewpoint that "Dammit, Jim, I'm a doctor", not a pet-store operator… or a boarding kennel operator, or any other non-doctor type thing.  After all, I've got way too many hats to wear just as the doctor: pediatrician, obstetrician, dentist, radiologist, surgeon, pharmacist, internist, dermatologist, etc.  Then, as a practice owner […]

Venting, ranting and raving? No, not so much.

There's an old cowboy saying: "Don't tell people about your troubles.  Half of them don't care, and the other half are glad you've got them."  On the other hand, if somebody actually asks, "How are you?", you could pretend that they actually want to know.  Instead of replying with a perfunctory, "Fine, how are you?", […]