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Vet suspended for kicking and stamping on dog

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By Josh Loeb

A vet who kicked a dog multiple times has been found guilty of ‘disgraceful conduct in a professional respect’ by an RCVS disciplinary panel.

Jatinder Dhami, a partner at a Vets4Pets practice in Leicestershire, was found to have used ‘unnecessary force’ against the animal, a Staffordshire bull terrier, after it bit him.

Dhami admitted to having kicked the dog, and he expressed remorse, saying that his actions were the result of an ‘error of judgement’. He said he had been angry and had an ‘adrenaline rush’ at the time.

Dhami denied another …

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