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March 20, 2017 (published) | August 14, 2017 (revised)
Alejandro Garcia

Choosing a career is a lot more complicated than deciding what to have for dinner or where to go on vacation. Whether you’ve just begun thinking about veterinary medicine as a career or it’s been a lifelong dream, you probably have some questions about how to get there and what you may have to give up along the way.

We’ve posted some of the most common questions about becoming a veterinarian and their answers here, but please add your voice and send us your questions. Chances are, if you’re wondering about something, someone else is too.

Have you already decided you want to go to veterinary school but not sure where to start? You don’t need to do all the groundwork needed to choose a veterinary school yourself. Check out the Vet School Bound website, providing you with the most current information available on costs, class sizes, and prerequisites for U.S. and Caribbean veterinary schools.

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