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Poll: Vets are VIPs on the ranch

Published on 06 July 2020

If you have any kind of livestock, chances are high that your local vet will be a steady (though hopefully infrequent) visitor.

According to a Progressive Cattle online poll, most producers maintain a friendly relationship with their vets. Almost 58% of respondents indicated they have a very good relationship with their vet. More than 32% are on friendly terms with their vet.

The remainder of the voters indicated they have a lukewarm, unsatisfied or downright unfriendly relationship with their veterinarians.  end mark

What kind of relationship do you have with your vet?

  • Very good: 57.6%

  • Friendly: 32.6%

  • Lukewarm: 6.5%

  • Unsatisfied: 2.2%

  • Unfriendly: 1.1%