The Penn Connection

The Penn Connection is Penn Vet's bi-monthly magazine featuring informative articles and product features for both the entertainment and benefit of your clinic. You can view the current and past versions by clicking the images below.

Themed & Well-Timed Editions

Each bi-monthly edition focuses on a specific theme relevant to veterinary medicine for the season.

eCommerce Updates

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New & Noteworthy Products

Stay current on the latest product introductions.


Discover the latest equipment technologies and promotions in each edition.


Look for materials to learn more about pertinent topics in the industry or educational information that can be reprinted for your clients.
View our September/October 2021 issue of the Penn Connection

Throughout this edition of the Penn Connection, we hope you find detailed information on some of our newest, popular products. The Caiman by Aesculap is a multipurpose vessel sealing and cutting instrument. Imoxi Topical Solution, on page 6, is the new, generic equivalent to Advantage Multi from Vetoquinol. Also from Vetoquinol, Clevor ophthalmic solution is now available through Penn Vet. Clevor is the only FDA-approved emetic for dogs and is available in a patient-friendly ophthalmic drop. And, our new partnership with ExegiPharm brings you Visbiome Vet, a high-potency probiotic for pets. Visbiome supports a normal inflammatory response in the GI tract and helps maintain normal kidney function.

View our July/August 2021 issue of the Penn Connection

Penn Vet is turning 40! That's right, our 40-year anniversary is celebrated in this edition. Be sure to read an article by our President, Lita Miller on page 2, discussing our past, our defining moments, and our commitment to independent veterinarians. Also, during these Dog Days of Summer, you will find information on various products to support healthy dermatological conditions in dogs, cats, as well as fight common summer-time ear infections. Details on Dechra's Osurnia Otic, a 2-dose otitis externa therapy, can be found on page 4 and a comparative in vitro study of Vetoquinol's pH-notix is on page 9. And, if you haven't already heard, check out details of our new compounding service on page 13. Now, your compounding medications can be ordered on, along with your other inventory needs. You will be invoiced by Penn Vet with your normal billing terms; no need to set up another account!

View our May/June 2021 issue of the Penn Connection

This edition comes with warmer weather, more time outside, and a focus on overall pet health and wellness. Merck’s Nobivac Lyme vaccination is featured on page 5 with talking points for your clients around vaccine responses and a link to Merck’s Vaccination Journey handout. Be sure to check out the Feline Life Stage Guidelines recently released by AAHA and AAFP and download free copies of the Feline Life Stages Chart. June is also Equine Colic Awareness Month. An article and resources are provided on Pain Management in horses, as well as links to Merck’s Equine Promotion. Also look for product features focused on seasonal pet allergies such as Ocunovis BioHAnce Eye Drops, Osurnia , and GentaVet Topical Spray.

View our March/April 2021 issue of the Penn Connection

This edition celebrates Penn Vet's 40 year anniversary and marks our launch of equine products from Merck and other manufacturers! Also, we're supporting you with products, resources, and "Perfect Product Pairings" that focus on heartworm awareness and Lyme disease prevention. Don't miss the new pet owner parasiticide rebates available from Merck on page 5 and complete details on their Equine vaccines and pharmaceuticals on page 8 and 9. Details are also included in the American Heartworm Society's guidelines to prevention and treatment of heartworm disease in dogs, as well as CAPC data on tick borne diseases and heartworm disease.

View our January/Febuary 2021 issue of the Penn Connection

Welcome to 2021 with our latest edition focusing on Pet Dental Health! In this issue, you won't want to miss details on Virbac's new Intellident Cat Bites with an accompanying research article on their proven effectiveness. Also, look for great tips from our Equipment Specialist on integrating high end dental care in to your practice, just in time for February's Dental focus. Penn Vet is also eager to share some great advice on adapting your hospital to COVID during the cold, winter months, with insight from Animal Arts, an architectural design company specializing in veterinary practices.

View our November/December 2020 issue of the Penn Connection

In this edition, you’ll find several end-of-year equipment highlights, including attractive items from Medical Illumination, iM3, Midmark, Bionet, Jorgensen, and Olympic Veterinary. Complete details of Merck’s new Bravecto 1-MONTH Chews can be found on page 32 and Dechra’s popular Q4 promotion is detailed on page 21. Also, eCommerce gives all the info of our latest tools and improvements, providing you ways to save time and money, and access to important practice resources. Plus, be sure to check out page 7 for information on our partnership RDC to bring you radiation detection badges and the back cover for recommendations for using Medici Telemedicine to assist with your curbside appointments.

View our September/October 2020 issue of the Penn Connection

This issue highlights products that support the health of senior pets, including popular items from Virbac, Vetoquinol, Dechra, Nutramax, and Ceva.  New joint supportive products such as the KVP Balto Brace, InPrime Hip and Joint Supplement, and YOOS Collar, are detailed on our New and Noteworthy page.  Updates from Equipment arena include the new CTS-Duo Laser from Companion Laser Therapy with its innovative oncology application, the new multiparameter monitor from Midmark, and the Advanced Treatment Station from Olympic Veterinary.  And don’t miss our two page article providing you complete details, features, and benefits of  Be sure to check back in November for our special Equipment Edition!


View our July/August 2020 issue of the Penn Connection

This issue features educational articles on telemedicine, dermatology, and premium compounding. There a tons of great promotions you don't want to miss out on from Dechra, PRN, Vetoquinol, and Clinics Choice.

View our May/June 2020 issue of the Penn Connection.

This issue features educational articles on telemedicine, generic medications, and making a first impression on clients.  We highlight a few newer equipment items — Eko CORE Digital Stethoscopes, Dentanomics dental instruments, and the Vetcorder Pro handheld multiparameter monitor.  There also some featured promotions you don't want to miss out on from PRN, Dechra, Virbac, Nutramax, Petlink, and Vedco.  

View our March/April 2020 issue of the Penn Connection.

View our January/February 2020 issue of the Penn Connection.

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