First Mobile Veterinary Franchise Launched

MVS Pet Care has announced that it is offering veterinarians the chance to become a part of the world’s first mobile veterinary franchise.  Mobile veterinary care has become increasingly popular in recent years, but this is the first franchise opportunity for mobile veterinary services (and we wouldn't be surprised if

Texas Plans a New Vet School

It seems that there has been a great deal of activity related to veterinary schools lately, with new programs opening up or being proposed, and renovations taking place at several established schools.  That trend continues with talk of a new vet school in Texas. Texas Tech University is continuing to investigate

UC Davis Veterinary Hospital Announces Major Expansion

The UC Davis veterinary teaching hospital has revealed plans to double the size of its facility.  This ultra-expensive upgrade will cost more than $508 million (yes, half a billion) dollars to complete.  Approximately $57 million has been raised to begin the first phase of construction.  Once finished, the complex will

Average Salary for Veterinarians Hits New High

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) has announced that the average annual salary for veterinarians was $100,560 in 2016—the first time that the average for this profession has crossed the six figure mark.  That translates to approximately $48.34 per hour. While this is certainly good news for veterinarians, they do still