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1. n. a veterinarian. (Standard English.) The vet didn’t charge much to look at the turtle.
2. tv. to give a medical examination to and treat a person (or an animal). The doctor vetted me quickly and charged an unbelievable sum for it.
3. n. a (war) veteran. The vets in the hospitals across the land appreciate your kindness.
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Plus, the reps give out coupons for a free dose of FRONTLINE if consumers go to a vet.
I have been to the vet on numerous occasions, and had many treatments which don't seem to have worked.
Model vets can remember each of your animals by name, along with their case histories, even when you are the owner of five dogs, six cats, three hamsters, a guinea pig, two - sorry, make that six - rabbits, a canary and a budgie who isn't called Joey.
The bikers came up with the idea for the ride in 2012 as a way to help Feed Our Vets fill its shelves before fall, when requests for help often increase.
vets, nurses and receptionists from across the group met for a bite of pizza and two clinical lectures given by two of our vets on areas of special interest they hold.
In the Vets cup group matches Moran grabbed a brace for REMYCA as they beat Shakespeare United 2-0 and St Ally's 40's accounted for De La Salle OB 4-0 thanks to efforts from Barnes (2), Rush and Haynes.
IMC's GSA Vets GWAC Contract Number is GS-06F-0529Z.
It also claims that many farm vets voice fears that farmers are increasingly unable to access vital services because of a tendency for newly-qualified practitioners to gravitate towards small animal practice.
He's the guy who tried to help cut the VA's deficit by axing the free lunches offered to volunteers who worked four hours a day helping ailing vets.
Also, we can attract farm vets to the practice because Hexham is a lovely part of the world with a strong farming tradition.
Yorkshire Vets is exclusively owned and run by practicing vets and has several surgeries in Birkenshaw and the Leeds-Bradford area.
Vet House, which will also be the venue for a hard-hitting reality TV show called Vet House Odyssey, will be fully stocked with SNO(TM).
said Gavin Hill-John, operations director of Heath Vets.
Mr Chikosi did not defend himself, though he alleged at the time he had been "hung out to dry" by Vets Now and so he was removed from the register and is unable to practise in this country.
A whopping 97 per cent of vets polled by the British Veterinary Association (BVA) said they believed their clients googled their animal's symptoms before visiting the surgery.