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Injuries common among vets

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MORE than 60 per cent vets have been injured in the course of their work over the past year, a BVA survey has found.

Responses to a recent BVA ‘Voice of the Veterinary Profession’ survey indicated that, overall, 61.6 per cent of the 720 vets taking part had been injured in the course of their work over the past 12 months. Of those in small animal/exotic practice, 64.2 per cent of respondents reported they had been injured. Likewise, 64.2 per cent …

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