Subject: What is a Veterinarian

Phil Colla (
Sun, 15 Feb 1998 15:51:43 -0800

> What do you call the people who administer shots to sick whales in the wild

Provided that such a person has the appropriate license, he is probably
referred to as a veterinarian.  A veterinarian practices medicine on
animals, domestic and wild.  The fact that the animal is a whale probably
does not change the term used -- he is still a veterinarian.

Phil Colla

Phillip Colla                
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