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Veterinarians by the numbers

  • August 26, 2012 - 3:56 PM

4,999 U.S. veterinarians working exclusively or predominantly with food animals in 2010

47,347 U.S. veterinarians working exclusively or predominantly with small animals

4,326 Number of mixed-animal practice veterinarians

$142,613 Average vet student loan debt in 2011

$0 Federal loan repayment funds for Minnesota vets in shortage areas in 2012

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