Last night the farm vet had two emergencies to tend to. Not getting home until after ten o'clock to eat dinner and the thought of an early morning herd check looming in the distance, he was tired to say the least.
This morning we had a wonderful surprise! The local newspaper, The Fresno Bee, had run a front page article on the shortage of farm veterinarians! The farm vet had been interviewed and pictured for the article but we did not know when it was going to be published and that it would appear on the front page. After a long night of emergencies it was nice to wake up to the newspaper giving recognition to food animal veterinarian's hard work. Here is the link to the article: