Whenever we lose a member of our profession to suicide, and it happens with an astonishing level of frequency, our community gathers to mourn. “She was such a caring person. He was so proud of this...

Our Team   Editorial Director Jessica Vogelsang DVM is a veterinarian, bestselling author, and frequently cited pet expert in national media. In addition to her work on her popular website pawcurious.com, Dr....

  Ever since I watched Doc Brown leap out of a frozen DeLorean and tell Marty McFly they’re going Back….to the Future, I’ve dreamed about all the ways time travel would make my life...

You are an old fogey.   OK, maybe you’re not an old fogey yet, but you will be one day. And when you are, I want you to think back on the first time you rolled your eyes at your parents when they...

  In the ups and downs of life, we have good years and bad years. Some years are like a dream you never want to leave, filed away in the wistful memory banks as “The Amazing Summer of 2011”...

It’s been an amazing year on our little website.   On January 1, we launched the Cone of Shame on YouTube and have since put out over 50 episodes. We released our first training program for...

  I live in a Star Wars Fandom household. I’m pretty sure the main reason my Gen-X, Comic-Con loving husband agreed to have kids was that so he would have an excuse to buy every Star Wars Lego...

By Jessica Vogelsang DVM   My senior year of veterinary school, an oncology resident I respected a great deal sat us all down and told us his number one piece of advice: “No matter what you...

  As anyone who’s worked in the clinic more than a day or two knows, client communication often plays out like a game of telephone, conversations warping and bending over each retelling into a final...

I have a confession to make. I generally don’t like books about veterinary medicine. It’s because most books even remotely related to the subject have at least one of two major flaws:   1) They...