Addressing questionable ethics
Q. The veterinarian I work for has questionable ethics; he treats animals in ways that clients wouldn't approve. Can I do anything about it?
If you stay, and harm comes to a patient, it may not just be a violation of ethics—it may be a legal issue. "And the situation could reflect on the rest of the staff, as well," Dr. Lacroix says."If you decide that it's a disagreement of personal morals, there's little you can do," says Dr. Lacroix. "And you may want to consider seeking alternative employment."