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horse doctor

n. a doctor. (Derogatory. Originally referred to a veterinarian.) That horse doctor says there’s nothing wrong with me.
See also: doctor, horse
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My elder sister is in publishing, my younger sister is at university doing equine science - she wants to be a horse doctor - while my elder brother does nothing at all
A Glasgow reader asked me to find out what happened to Hobbs' horse Doctor Goddard, a very unlucky second to Martin Pipe's Hit and Run (a winner on Friday night) at Cheltenham in October after doing the splits three out.
They spew out psycho babble and economic wizardry but are little more than phoney 19th century horse doctors offering elixirs to cure all known ailments.
A survey by the American Association of Equine Practitioners indicated that 17% of horse doctors use acupuncture on a regular basis, according to published reports.