How many of your veterinary technicians are licensed? ______

If no, would you consider employing such technicians in the future?

7) What percentage of the veterinarians in your company will reach 65 in the next 8 years? __________________

8) Globalization: How is globalization affecting the number of veterinarians you employ in your operation?

• No affect

• Hiring more US trained vets

• Hiring more foreign trained vets

• Unable to recruit US trained vets

9) Education:

a. For positions requiring a DVM only, does the current educational system in the U.S. adequately train veterinarians for the needs of your company?

If no, what areas need improvement? _____________________

b. For positions requiring advanced training, does the current post DVM educational system in the U.S. adequately train veterinarians for the needs of your company?

If no, what areas need improvement? _____________________

10) What trends in your companies’ business activities will affect the hiring of veterinarians in the future? ________________________

11) Other comments. ___________________________



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