Some veterinarians are still trying to clear a backlog of routine care delayed by restrictions meant to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, says Michigan Veterinary Medical Association President Melissa Owings, and some veterinary professionals are experiencing burnout and compassion fatigue. Telemedicine has helped ensure continuity of care, and most clients have been very understanding of delays, Dr. Owings says.
Veterinarians work to clear backlog of routine care
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