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Telemedicine is Coming to the Vets, Part 10: Highlight on FirstVet

Jan 20, 2021

Carolyn Shadle

This is the tenth in a series of telehealth articles to be published on the VetPartners blog. Each article in the series will feature a different veterinary telemedicine option, providing valuable insight for veterinary professionals, consultants, and pet owners. Communications professional and freelance journalist Carolyn Shadle is not associated with FirstVet or any other telemedicine company. She received no compensation—monetary or otherwise—from VetPartners or FirstVet for authoring this article. ____________________________________...

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The Corporate Squeeze: How Corporate Consolidation is Disenfranchising Associate Veterinarians and Fueling Startups

Dec 31, 2019
communication, Industry Involvement, Practice Management, Practice Valuation, Well-Being
Anthony Mahan, Esq., MBA

In case you have been hiding under a rock the last few years, corporate consolidators have thrown piles of cash at acquiring veterinary practices throughout the U.S., which has resulted in lucrative p...

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Self-Care and Servant Leadership Are Not Mutually Exclusive

Dec 10, 2019
Self-care, Veterinary, Well-Being
Mia Cary, DVM

Ever wonder why flight attendants tell us to put on our own oxygen mask before helping others with their oxygen masks during an emergency? It’s because we are better equipped to help others when...

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5 Reasons To Be Thankful for the VetPartners Annual Meeting

Nov 25, 2019
VetPartners Meetings
Sarah Rumple

It’s that time of year again—time to reflect on all we’re thankful for as the holidays approach and the end of 2019 draws near. But, the end of the year also means the VetPartners Annual...

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Carpe Per Diem: What’s Behind a Relief Veterinarian’s Fees

Oct 31, 2019
Human Resources, Practice Management, Well-Being
Cindy Trice, DVM

“Carpe per diem—seize the check.” —Robin Williams Relief veterinarians are business-to-business service providers and entrepreneurs. We’ve elected to start our own businesses in purs...

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