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Designing for top-notch patient CARE

May 24, 2017

From the hotel-like lobby to the cat and dog alcoves, find out how this emergency and referral hospital renovated its space into a stress-free environment for clients, staff and, most importantly, pets.

2017 Veterinary Economics Hospital Design People's Choice Award winner: Carolina Ranch Animal Hospital & Resort

Apr 18, 2017

The people have chosen! Check out all the details of this freestanding small animal practice with boarding facility in North Carolina.

Pardon our mess—veterinary team at work

Apr 05, 2017

No closed-for-construction days here. Find out how Village Veterinary Clinic of Hamburg continued business as usual while building their dream clinic next door.

The Hospital Design Competition

Meet the speakers: 2017 Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Conference

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jul 06, 2017

Joining us in Kansas City Aug. 23 to 25? Get to know a little more about our design gurus who'll be running the show.

A new NorthStar for clients

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 27, 2017

The sky’s the limit for NorthStar VETS. Discover how they packed their new satellite veterinary clinic location into a space one-fifth the size of their main location.

Should you attend the Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Conference? A dvm360 flowchart.

Jun 26, 2017

Are you wavering on the decision to come to the design conference? This chart will help you out.

Remodeling your facility

Make your $5K remodel budget REALLY COUNT

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jul 14, 2017

"Place that money where it does the most good," says veterinary architect Dan Chapel.

'I've never been a fan of forcing pets'

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 29, 2017

Lower-stress care and Fear Free design permeate this solo practice owner's dream project.

Plan space in the veterinary clinic for your stuff and your staff

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Jun 26, 2017

CVC educator Dan Chapel says "storage isn't sexy," but it's essential.