Which state has the least number of large animal vets?

Answer The United States is facing a critical shortage of large animal veterinarians; in fact, nearly 500 counties in the nation have more than 5,000 head of livestock and not a single veterinarian to car... Read More »

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What Are the Duties of Large Animal Vets?

Large animal veterinarians treat animals such as horses and cattle, and may also treat other farm animals such as pigs, sheep, goats, llamas and alpacas. Some large animal vets may work with exotic... Read More »

What is the number of surviving WWI vets?

As of February 2010, there are two surviving World War I veterans. The remaining two are Australian Claude Choules and American Frank Buckles. The last surviving British soldier died in July 2009, ... Read More »

What does it take to become a large animal vet?

To become a large animal vet, candidates must complete a bachelor's degree (or 45 to 90 hours of undergraduate work) and a four-year track at an accredited college of veterinary medicine, according... Read More »

What is the salary of a large animal vet?

According to a May 2008 report by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average annual salary of veterinarians was $79,050. That works out to an average hourly wage of $43.00. Veterinarians who ... Read More »