Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Canine

KetoPet Sanctuary: ketosis, cancer and canines — Part 2

Non-profit organization KetoPet Sanctuary has tested the feasibility of using a ketogenic diet as an adjunctive therapy in dogs with cancer. In the second...

Feline

Integrated approaches to canine cancer: Mitigation of treatment side effects

Six integrative approaches to alleviating the side effects of chemotherapy and radiation in dogs with cancer. This multi-part article will provide one integrative clinical...

Medical cannabis in your practice

Cannabis holds great promise for treating many disease states in dogs and cats. It's important for veterinarians to educate clients by staying informed about...

Equine

Acupuncture for performance horses

Acupuncture helps keep performance horses in top condition by creating analgesia, decreasing the risk of ileus, helping to prevent injuries, and much more.  According...

Innovative Practice

5 ideas to revitalize your practice

Stuck in a rut? Here are 5 simple ideas that will help revitalize you and your practice. Integrative veterinarians are a diverse bunch. We see...

Incorporating holistic modalities into conventional practice

Tips and ideas for introducing holistic modalities in a traditional veterinary practice setting. For many years, I have practiced at a conventional, mixed, multi-doctor practice...

Integrative rehab in a veterinary teaching hospital

When it comes to integrative rehab, a teaching hospital offers many benefits, including a collaboration between services, access to specialized equipment, research opportunities, and...

A successful and healthy veterinary practice using an indigenous healers’ approach

How integrating the idea of Shamanism into veterinary practice addresses the emotional and spiritual aspects of healing. Most of us will agree that the...

Tech Talk

Integrative training for technicians

Credentialed veterinary technicians are in short supply. Integrative training helps empower vet techs and strengthens the field overall. Technicians are leaving the veterinary field in...

Preventing injuries in canine athletes

Many dogs engage in regular physical activity and can be considered athletes even when not competing or on active duty. Here’s how to help...

Pet insurance for holistic and integrative practices

Find out how pet health insurance helps clients and patients while benefiting the veterinary practice. As a veterinarian, I always believed that if I...

Maximizing the role of veterinary technicians in integrative practice

Technicians are vital for creating more effective and efficient use of DVM time, and in reducing expenses by managing inventory, improving profits, and improving...