4 Surprising Flea Diseases You Need to Know

Monday, September 5, 2016 - 00:00

DoveLewis Chief Medical Officer Dr. Lee Herold talks with Pet MD in this article discussing lesser-known but dangerous flea-borne illnesses affecting both pets and humans.

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Duke’s Road to Recovery

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 00:00

After a young boxer named Duke was tragically struck by a logging truck in rural Oregon, his family brought him to DoveLewis for specialized, critical care. With shattered bones and a broken pelvis, Duke's treatment and recovery was not an easy road.

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Disabled Pets Find Hope and Home

Monday, August 22, 2016 - 00:00

Caring for special needs pets requires time, patience and the dedication of a nurturing spirit. But for the caregiver at heart, the results are truly rewarding. Erin Sochocky, a DoveLewis certified veterinary technician, cares for several cats who need extra TLC and shares what she has learned... Read Article



Our Site: is a web-based training program that provides videos and tools to veterinary professionals. Staff at DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital developed the site as a tool to train new hires. Launching in 2011 as On the Floor @Dove, the website offers over 400 veterinary instructional videos. These videos always feature real patients and real staff on the hospital floor.

Our Hospital: DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital is a non-profit, 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital in Portland, Oregon. The veterinary teaching hospital is ttriple AAHA-accredited specialty facility. DoveLewis veterinary training online provides top quality continuing education, internships, and externships for veterinarians and technicians from around the world. The development of is the optimal way for DoveLewis to expand its education mission and reach as a non-profit organization. By the Numbers

  • Accessed by users in 206 countries and all 50 states

  • More than 40,000 active users a month

  • Offering more than 450 procedural shorts and 44 Continuing Education lectures

Content provides short procedural videos, medical articles, and blogs for every hospital position. Popular content categories for front desk staff, assistants, technicians, doctors and managers include:


  • Members create profiles that connect them to an online community of veterinary professionals. They can send messages and start dialogues about specific pieces of content.
  • Members can ask questions directly to DoveLewis staff or any contributor of content on the website via direct messaging or public commenting.
  • Hospital managers can create training plans and monitor their staff’s progress.
  • Premium members can request content to be created just for them or their hospital.

Media Inquiry

If you are media and have questions, would like to demo the site, or schedule a tour of DoveLewis Animal Hospital, please contact us.