Q&A: Veterinary pay freezes

Q: Why are some veterinary practices freezing wages or failing to offer raises?
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Aug 01, 2013

“Practice owners’ resistance to increasing wages is directly related to the unknowns we are now living with—and not just in our industry. Are we recovering? Are we out of the woods already? Will we ever enjoy the pre-2009 days again? Increasing pay represents a permanent impact on practice finances, while bonuses and other small gestures feel safer.”—Kyle Palmer, CVT