Do You Google?

Study proves the more technical you are, the better

Did you know that what you type into that search-engine box can make a world of difference when it comes to veterinary information? A 2010 study proved what most of us already knew: The quality of Internet information varies widely.

The researchers concluded that the best information is obtained if you use anatomically correct veterinary terminology. For instance, use “epiphora” over “watery eye.” If you’re not sure what phrase to use, ask your veterinarian. Don’t be shy. We all do it.n