Are veterinarians' reputations slipping with clients?

Are veterinarians' reputations slipping with clients?

Stem the tide of opinion and enhance trust.
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Jul 01, 2013

While veterinarians have historically been seen as a trusted profession, recent evidence indicates that their reputation may have started to wane. Dr. Karen Felsted, MBA, CVPM, presents some possible reasons for this decline.

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