Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director - UBM Americas, Veterinary
Brendan Howard oversees veterinary business, practice management and life-balance content for dvm360.com, dvm360 magazine, Firstline and Vetted, and plans the Practice Management track at all three Fetch dvm360 conferences. Brendan has proudly served under the Veterinary Economics and dvm360 banners for more than 10 years. Before that, he worked as a journalist, writer and editor at Entrepreneur magazine and a top filmed entertainment magazine in Southern California. Brendan received a Masters in English Literature from University of California, Riverside, in 1999.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 18, 2018
This company offers their years-tested marketing, financial help, phone-call support and more for a franchise fee and a cut of your profits. Whether you want to go with a house-call company like MVS or go it alone, here’s some advice about which clients love house calls and what steps to take to make sure you do it right.
FIRSTLINE - Jun 15, 2018
You’ve got the medical essentials for a new kitten on lock. But what about recommendations for a home life that will make for a happier, healthier cat in the long run? Dr. Kathryn Primm recommends starting them early on three products.
VETTED - Jun 11, 2018
Missed Fetch dvm360 in Virginia Beach, or didn't make it to these sessions? Here's a taste of veterinary practice management and medicine tips all over the place at the show ...
VETTED - Jun 05, 2018
OK, not a house, but a two-walled exam room courtesy of Animal Arts that stands up beautifully in a veterinary conference exhibit hall. See the photos and read on for some advice from Dr. Jonathan Bloom, who demonstrated Fear Free techniques at the most recent Fetch dvm360 conference.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Jun 01, 2018
Let your veterinary practice software sleuth out this possible money leak.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 20, 2018
There are two periods lying in wait to sting your veterinary clinic’s coffers.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 01, 2018
While DVMs were in veterinary school, who was teaching you how to run one of these crazy animal hospitals? Hey. We’ll help.
VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Apr 27, 2018
It’s true that veterinary practices earn more per square foot through medicine than through boarding, grooming or retail. But it’s also true that veterinarians can make good money on pet services. (And where do you think all those boarders will go for their veterinary care?)
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 17, 2018
A new wireless ECG device lets patients go about their normal day and gives veterinarians better readings for rest and exercise.
Think of change as a jingle in your pocket: How veterinary professionals can benefit from embracing the new
dvm360.com - Apr 13, 2018
Get an hour of CE credit on a more expansive way to think of life changes as well as how to manage change at both the personal and veterinary practice levels.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 15, 2018
The latest installment in the Nationwide Purdue Veterinary Price Index digs deeper into GP vs. specialist, corporate vs. "Main Street" practice, and urban vs. suburban vs. rural. It's all based on millions of receipts from the pet insurance provider's database from 2009 to 2017.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 14, 2018
One practice owner involved in early trials thinks colleagues "will very much enjoy the intraoral administration ... with less mess, less sneeze, less struggling" with patients.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Feb 22, 2018
The metric you should be measuring is client spend per year, says veterinary analyst John Volk—and it's likely to be higher if you ease the sticker shock.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 22, 2018
We poked around the big exhibit hall in Orlando, and here are a few new (or new to us) products that jumped out at us. #ICYMI