TITLE

A public or private profession?

AUTHOR(S)
Lowe, Philip
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;2/13/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p211
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the relevance of veterinary medicine as a public or a private profession in Great Britain. The author stresses that the trend continues for veterinary practices to concentrate their services more on pet owners than the food industry. He further questions whether veterinarians run the risk of forfeiting their input into the country's policy development and being branded as another private sector service industry.
ACCESSION #
48183049

 

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