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…

‘National shortage’ of animal vaccines delay dogs and cats being jabbed in UK

Some veterinary offices struggling to get the medication have no choice but to book some pets as priority while rescheduling appointments for others. One practice wrote to owners to tell…

MSPCA-Angell to divert some emergency cases amidst high patient volume, veterinary shortage

share on Facebook Twitter share An “unprecedented” number of new patients, in addition to a nationwide veterinary shortage, will cause Angell Animal Medical Center to divert some of the incoming…

Shortage of veterinarians across Alberta causing burnout, stress on industry

Many industries have suffered from the COVID-19 pandemic, and veterinary clinics are no different. There is a shortage of veterinarians across the province, affecting the physical health of the animals…