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A public or private profession?
  1. Philip Lowe1
  1. 1 Centre for Rural Economy, School of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development, University of Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU


As the trend continues for veterinary practices to concentrate their services more on pet owners than the food industry, Philip Lowe asks whether vets run the risk of forfeiting their input into UK policy development and being branded as ‘just another private sector service industry’

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