Rural Veterinary Issues

Report of the Task Force on Rural Veterinary Issues
The task force was assigned to consider the challenges facing rural veterinarians in Colorado. Many organizations and indivduals have studied and written about the changes occurring in rural veterinary practice. A brief review follows… [click here for Report]

GAO Report — February 2009
VETERINARIAN WORKFORCE: Actions Are Needed to Ensure Sufficient Capacity for Protecting Public and Animal Health

AAVMC Press Release — March 5, 2009
AAVMC Executive Director Dr. Marguerite Pappaioanou Testifies on Ways to Solve Veterinary Workforce Shortage Before Senate Subcommittee

PetAid Care Grants provide you as a rural or frontier county practitioner the funds to supplement charitable care for your patients and owners in need, supporting a one-time surgical or medical intervention for a pet with a good prognosis.