a person who practices veterinary medicine or surgery.
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How to use veterinarian in a sentence
For fun, he also runs the “marvelous critters veterinary medicine club,” where students who are studying to be veterinarians get together to talk about magical creatures.
Check with your veterinarian about bananas and other healthy snacks for dogs.Hints From Heloise: My dog goes bananas for bananas | Heloise Heloise | January 2, 2021 | Washington Post
Also proposed was a certificate of health that would need to be completed by a veterinarian and renewed each year.Why the Emotional Support Dog Ban Is Good for Everyone | Wes Siler | December 9, 2020 | Outside Online
Petco is also making an aggressive push deeper into veterinarian services, an area of intense competition that includes PetSmart, Walmart, and Chewy’s online pharmacy.Pandemic puppies push Petco profits, prompting public prospectus | Phil Wahba | December 4, 2020 | Fortune
As far as the grass eating, this is considered normal behavior by many veterinarians, although the jury is out on why they munch on grass.Hints From Heloise: Give your full attention on a first date | Heloise Heloise | November 9, 2020 | Washington Post
By 1998, their star elephant, Kenny, became ill and was ordered not to perform by a circus veterinarian.
In a small nod to ancient stories, Hershel is not a doctor, but a veterinarian.The Walking Dead’s Luke Skywalker: Rick Grimes Is the Perfect Modern-Day Mythical Hero | Regina Lizik | October 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Yeagers of Phoenix, Arizona, are chosen: veterinarian Warren, his first wife Jeanette, and their two children.The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career | Paul Slansky | April 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
You should, according to Dr. Jeff Werber, Founder and veterinarian at the Century Veterinary Group in Los Angeles.
If a woman wants to be a teacher rather than a miner, or a veterinarian rather than a petroleum engineer, more power to her.
The veterinarian waited until Ticktock awoke, and then lowered him until his feet touched the ground lightly.
The veterinarian wasted no time, but after a short greeting to the family, immediately went to work.
The veterinarian looked around appraisingly and then issued instructions.
After the plaster cast had been applied and was hardening, the veterinarian sat down to relax for a few minutes.
Called in during this early stage, the veterinarian is often puzzled as to the exact significance of the symptoms.Diseases of the Horse's Foot | Harry Caulton Reeks
British Dictionary definitions for veterinarian
a person suitably qualified and registered to practise veterinary medicine: Also called: (esp in Britain) veterinary surgeon
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