Jim Ward - Founder

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Jim Ward - Dog owner / Best Friend is a furball.

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10 Dec, 2014

US Pet Stores Trends & Statistics

Barking back: Rising pet ownership rates and industry consolidation will spur revenue growth beyond 2014 IBISWorld’s Veterinary Services market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Their industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in […]

10 Dec, 2014

Pet debt: Top 10 most-expensive pet treatments

Prepare for daunting veterinary bills Of all the expenses that go into caring for an animal, it’s the unexpected medical procedures that can derail a budget the fastest. Romping with Fido? A pet’s torn knee ligament costs an average of $1,578, says a June 2011 analysis of claims filed with Veterinary Pet Insurance Co., which […]

4 Dec, 2014

The effects of fear on veterinary patients

Attention Vets… Your complete reason to prioritizing patients’ emotional well-being—and what some call a revolution that will forever change veterinary medicine, for the better! Dr. Karen Overall explains the effects of fear on veterinary patients Once a pet has been frightened, it never forgets the experience. Karen Overall, MA, VMD, PhD, DACVB, CAAB, who’s extensively […]

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