House Call Veterinary Business Model Explained

‘How can you earn enough seeing a handful of pets every day while my regular Vet has an appointment every 10 minutes’ one client asked me the other day. I asked him to tell me about his regular Vet and

House Call Veterinary Business Model Explained

‘How can you earn enough seeing a handful of pets every day while my regular Vet has an appointment every 10 minutes’ one client asked me the other day. I asked him to tell me about his regular Vet and

Snakes In Spring – A Timely Reminder

You know how it feels like winter will last forever? Well spring is upon us and with it comes a danger of snakes, so I thought I will put together a basic snake primer. Spring time is the most dangerous

Snakes In Spring – A Timely Reminder

You know how it feels like winter will last forever? Well spring is upon us and with it comes a danger of snakes, so I thought I will put together a basic snake primer. Spring time is the most dangerous

Future Of Cannabis In The Veterinary Industry

‘Will this help my cat?’ a customer asked showing me a newly ordered bottle of cannabis oil. ‘Doesn’t hurt to try but don’t get your hopes up.’ I answered. That’s the short answer. The long answer is a little more

Future Of Cannabis In The Veterinary Industry

‘Will this help my cat?’ a customer asked showing me a newly ordered bottle of cannabis oil. ‘Doesn’t hurt to try but don’t get your hopes up.’ I answered. That’s the short answer. The long answer is a little more

How I Resigned And Learned To Like My Work Again – With The Help of Pawssum

Three months ago I was the Veterinary Director of a large brand new Emergency Veterinary Clinic. I was at the top of what a practicing Veterinarian can achieve professionally and still continue working as a clinician. It was a dream

How I Resigned And Learned To Like My Work Again – With The Help of Pawssum

Three months ago I was the Veterinary Director of a large brand new Emergency Veterinary Clinic. I was at the top of what a practicing Veterinarian can achieve professionally and still continue working as a clinician. It was a dream

Flea Products – The Disambiguation

I often get asked to explain why I recommend some flea products and not others. So today for those who believe all products are the same, I present: “Fleas R Us” – a Play in three acts. Act I –

Flea Products – The Disambiguation

I often get asked to explain why I recommend some flea products and not others. So today for those who believe all products are the same, I present: “Fleas R Us” – a Play in three acts. Act I –

Understanding Dog Food Labelling

After my recent Facebook post a number of people expressed their confusion about dog food information panels and how to use them to choose the best food. This is a difficult question to answer because in Australia the rules for

Understanding Dog Food Labelling

After my recent Facebook post a number of people expressed their confusion about dog food information panels and how to use them to choose the best food. This is a difficult question to answer because in Australia the rules for

The Easiest Job I Ever Did (Yesterday)

As you all know, I am a house call Vet. I drive around Melbourne seeing pets and their parents and solving the world’s pet problems one at a time. Yesterday I got a frantic phone call from a gentleman in

The Easiest Job I Ever Did (Yesterday)

As you all know, I am a house call Vet. I drive around Melbourne seeing pets and their parents and solving the world’s pet problems one at a time. Yesterday I got a frantic phone call from a gentleman in

Help! The Fruit Bats Are Taking Over!

The other day a friend of my called me in a panic. The fruit bats have taken over the big tree in her back yard and she didn’t know what to do. “It’s intolerable”, she told me “They make a

Help! The Fruit Bats Are Taking Over!

The other day a friend of my called me in a panic. The fruit bats have taken over the big tree in her back yard and she didn’t know what to do. “It’s intolerable”, she told me “They make a

Testing a Veterinary diagnostic collar – first impressions

Recently I had an opportunity to road test a Veterinary diagnostic collar. If you know anything about diagnostic collars, you would know that these toys are preceded by a great deal of hype. I am talking ‘the future of Veterinary

Testing a Veterinary diagnostic collar – first impressions

Recently I had an opportunity to road test a Veterinary diagnostic collar. If you know anything about diagnostic collars, you would know that these toys are preceded by a great deal of hype. I am talking ‘the future of Veterinary

Marketing For Health Professionals

Gone are the days when as a practicacional in the health industry, all you had to do is obtain your licence to practice and open your doors. These days with the increasing competition and the arrival of new service models,

Marketing For Health Professionals

Gone are the days when as a practicacional in the health industry, all you had to do is obtain your licence to practice and open your doors. These days with the increasing competition and the arrival of new service models,