Pet patients turned away amid veterinarian shortage

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – Emergency veterinarians across Richmond are dwindling sparking a high demand at pet hospitals. Some pet parents are being turned away and referred to other hospitals outside…

Veterinarian shortage sends pet owners scrambling

Veterinary appointments are getting harder to come by, with clinics facing labor shortages stemming from pandemic disruption. Why it matters: Americans are spending more than ever on their pets, which…

Phoenix area doctor details reasons behind shortage in veterinarians in the U.S.

PHOENIX – A new report shows there’s a shortage in veterina US experiencing veterinarian shortage: expert explains why A Phoenix area doctor says a number of issues are behind the…

North Carolina faces shortage of large-animal veterinarians

GERMANTOWN, NC — In rural areas across America, farmers are in dire need of large-animal veterinarians. According to a study by Pawsome Advice, less than 10% of veterinary graduates take…

Veterinarian shortage weighs heavily on Manitoba livestock farmers

A nationwide shortage of veterinarians is putting pressure on Manitoba vets and livestock farmers, especially as they wrestle with the demands of the spring calving season. “It isn’t for the…

Veterinarian shortage a complication for pet owners | Iowa News

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Audrey, a 4-month-old Bernese Mountain Dog, caused an alarm in her home one Saturday morning last month when it became clear — based on her…

Veterinarian shortage a complication for pet owners

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Audrey, a 4-month-old Bernese Mountain Dog, caused an alarm in her home one Saturday morning last month when it became clear — based on her…

Portland’s Animal Medicine Shortage Means Our Pets Have to Wait for a Doctor

It was a typically busy Sunday on the emergency room floor of DoveLewis. Two veterinary technicians were stabilizing a fluffy white cat who arrived with a urinary tract infection. A…

Santa Barbara County Feeling the Impact of Nationwide Veterinarian Shortage | Local News

Pet owners who wish to have their pet neutered or neutered at one of the Santa Barbara Humane clinics are required to book appointments almost two months in advance due…

Veterinarian shortage: Debate grows over proposed solutions to nationwide vet scarcity

Jessica Chiu is one of the growing numbers of pet owners who adopted a pet during the pandemic. “I have always grown up loving dogs, never had a dog, I…