Monthly Archives: August 2012

Design Details Videos

DVM 360, the online news magazine for Veterinary Economics, has just released eight new videos featuring our own Mark Hafen and Heather Lewis. Each of the videos talks about a different aspect of design for veterinary hospitals, from tricks to … Continue reading

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Flipping Cats or Cute Cat Versus Physics

We’ve always known how amazingly flexible and agile cats are.  But, do you actually know why? In this video from Smarter Every Day you can learn all about the physics behind cats’ cool cat ability to always land on their … Continue reading

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Animal Arts at the CVC Hospital Design Conference

That’s our own Mark Hafen and Heather Lewis giving a seminar at the Central Veterinary Conference – Hospital Design Conference in our new Animal Arts team bowling shirts! I stole this image off of our Twitter feed.  If you aren’t … Continue reading

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Dogshaming

Just thought we would share our latest fun find.   The whole page is a rather hysterical look at the shameful things that our dogs do. Go to tumblr to see them all. Buyer beware – some of these posts … Continue reading

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Rescue Central

The Humane Society of the United States had just launched their new web resource called Rescue Central.  The site provides information for rescue partners and operators on everything from management and shelter heath to fundraising and community outreach.   To … Continue reading

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Building Success – One Client’s Viewpoint

Heather Lewis’ newest article for the Impromed newsletter is out! In it she relates the experiences of one of our clients who took a leap of faith and built a new veterinary hospital during the heart of the recession.  While … Continue reading

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New Construction Photos

Check out some of the latest construction photos from the multilevel, specialty referral and emergency veterinary hospital that we designed in Los Angeles, California.   The new elevator pit in the foreground with the Linear Accelerator vault slab under construction in … Continue reading

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Unlikely Roommates

Check out these unlikely friends – Anzac the joey and Peggy the wombat.  These rescued orphans who now live at the Wildlife Rescue Centre in Victoria, Australia are not only friends, they share a pouch. Being “roommates” allows these social … Continue reading

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Congratulations Tom Cat

Our sincerest congratulations to our long-time friend and colleague Dr. Thomas Catanzaro, Tom Cat, for being named the 2012 Leo Bustad Companion Animal Veterinarian of the Year. The award is given annually to a veterinarian in recognition of outstanding efforts in promoting … Continue reading

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Rocking 2-Gether With Your Pets

  Check out this awesome design for a hybrid between a rocking chair and a dog/cat house. Read about the process of designing this unique twist on the classic rocking chair at Laughing Squid.

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