A Balcony Is No Place To Leave Your Dog

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 11:45

The Dodo discusses the dangers of “high-rise syndrome” in pets and shares a media release from DoveLewis with useful prevention and awareness tips.

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Small Talk Emotional Well-Being in Veterinary Practice

Friday, March 25, 2016 - 11:41

Veterinary ECC - Pet Loss Support Program Director Enid Traisman, MSW discusses how to maintain emotional well-being in the sometimes challenging environment... Read Article

Portland pup eats hundreds of expanding floral water beads and survives

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 10:38

Fox 12 News

Fox News visits with DoveLewis to get the story on Ellie, a sweet chihuahua mix who needed treatment after she swallowed several hundred... 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.