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Meet Our New Veterinarian Guest, Brian C. Hurley, DVM

Meet Our New Veterinarian Guest, Brian C. Hurley, DVM

Dr. Hurley is the National Medical Director for AmeriVet Veterinary Partners. He will be a guest on Cat Talk Radio monthly to answer your medical questions about cats! We're very excited for him to be on the show and look forward to many engaging episodes as he shares...

Owning a Veterinary Practice – Expectations vs. Reality

Owning a Veterinary Practice – Expectations vs. Reality

How many of us dreamed of becoming veterinarians as children? We would check the heartbeats of our plastic horses, bandage up our stuffed bears, and comfort our hurt kittens. We imagined it would be the best job in the world—I mean, how could you beat getting to...

Why Does My Cat Smell Bad? Cat Odors Explained

Why Does My Cat Smell Bad? Cat Odors Explained

Written By Chantelle Pattemore Rover Chances are you notice that your cat spends a lot of time grooming. In fact, according to Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, cats spend up to 50% of their days cleaning and licking themselves. Yet, despite their...

Signs of Phantom Pregnancy in Dogs and How to Address It

Signs of Phantom Pregnancy in Dogs and How to Address It

By: Brian C. Hurley, DVM, at AmeriVet Veterinary Partners Dog Parents may be unaware that their beloved female pet may experience what is called a “phantom pregnancy.” Phantom pregnancy is also known as a false pregnancy, pseudo-pregnancy, or pseudocyesis. This...

Veterinary Practice Valuation

Veterinary Practice Valuation

Diagnosis: It’s time to sell your veterinary practice. Prognosis: Your outcome depends on the valuation. A veterinarian takes a lot of factors into consideration before making a diagnosis. And then does the same before coming up with a prognosis. The same is true for...