AAEP Practice Life
Dr. Amy Grice Discusses the AVMA-AAEP Equine Economic Study

Dr. Amy Grice Discusses the AVMA-AAEP Equine Economic Study

December 3, 2019

Veterinarian and business consultant Dr. Amy Grice gives a brief overview of the AAEP/AVMA Equine Veterinarian Economic Survey and the career challenges it highlights. The report, which offers extensive data about the health of equine practice and the health of those working in the profession, can be found in full at https://aaep.org/resources/avma-aaep-equine-economic-study

Developing a Positive Veterinarian-Farrier Relationship

Developing a Positive Veterinarian-Farrier Relationship

September 13, 2019

A good working relationship with your clients’ farriers can have a positive impact on the health of the horse, and the health of your practice. Drs. Andrea Dube, Josh Zacharias and Bibi Freer share tips to develop positive vet-to-farrier rapport. Hosted by Dr. Mike Pownall.

Creating a Shared On Call Network in Your Practice Area

Creating a Shared On Call Network in Your Practice Area

May 15, 2019

Learn how sharing emergency coverage with area colleagues can benefit quality of life, professional collegiality and practice stability. Guests are Drs. Amy Bennett, Bibi Freer and Racquel Lindroth.  Hosted by Dr. Mike Pownall.

Top Tech Tools for Equine Practice

Top Tech Tools for Equine Practice

March 27, 2019

Let technology make your practice life easier. Drs. Lisa Kivett and Ernie Martinez share their favorite tech hacks and discuss how they manage everything from texting with clients to after-hours staff communication. Hosted by Dr. Mike Pownall.

The Veterinarian’s Role in Equine Abuse & Neglect Cases

The Veterinarian’s Role in Equine Abuse & Neglect Cases

December 10, 2018

Most veterinary practitioners will be presented at some time with a case of animal abuse, neglect or cruelty. Drs. Lisa Kivett, Clara Mason and Alina Vale discuss strategies for managing these often difficult and complex situations. Hosted by Dr. Mike Pownall.

I’m a New Associate - Help!

I’m a New Associate - Help!

September 25, 2018

Two recent grads and a seasoned practitioner dispense advice on successfully starting your first associate position as well as tips for welcoming a new graduate to your practice. Guests: Drs. Jenna Donaldson, Zach Loppnow & Ernie Martinez. Hosted by Dr. Mike Pownall.

Can I Afford to Hire an Associate?

Can I Afford to Hire an Associate?

August 15, 2018

From analyzing your financials to finding the right person, Drs. Miranda Gosselin, Dan Keenan and Lisa Kivett provide direction to practice owners who are considering adding an associate. Hosted by Dr. Mike Pownall.

Parenthood: Balancing Family Life with Equine Practice

Parenthood: Balancing Family Life with Equine Practice

November 7, 2016

Drs. Amanda House, Ernie Martinez and Gina Tranquillo Shade discuss how they navigate the often-challenging balance of children and career.

Opening Your Own Equine Practice

Opening Your Own Equine Practice

September 8, 2016

Three young veterinarians dispense the lessons they have learned as new practice owners. 

Conversations with New Practitioners

Conversations with New Practitioners

July 29, 2016

Three new Horse Doctors discuss the challenges and rewards they've experienced during their first year in the profession.