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Pet Health, Pet Insurance, Veterinary Medicine

5 Ways Veterinary Medicine Benefits Society

by Gisella Arroyave
NYC Operating Room Nurse
Health Educator
Insured Pet Blogger
Gisella Arroyave
July 20, 2018

family outdoors with pet dog

From a non-expert’s point-of-view, veterinary medicine helps us better take care of our pets. And, let’s be honest, they aren’t just our pets; they are our friends and companions; our everything. There is nothing we won’t do to help them get better when they’re sick, or prevent them from getting sick in the first place. Of course, caring for animals requires us to delve deeper into veterinary medicine and the ways it significantly benefits our society.

  • Long and Happy Life for Our Pets
    Sometimes it’s easier to love an animal than a human being (oh who are we kidding; this is actually the case most of the time). You can count on them never to betray you (not even for a treat!), which is more than we can say for some of our friends. But kidding aside, we really do love our pets very much! We really, really do. And while it’s very rare for domesticated animals to outlive their owners, there are ways for us to ensure that they live as healthy and as happy a life as they can in our care. The answer: veterinary medicine.
  • A Happy Home
    Have you ever noticed how a home with pets is a much happier one? A home that has dogs, cats, horses, or any other domesticated animal running around is usually filled with positive energy. If you have an animal-loving family then you don’t need to be told how important it is to take care of them the right way. While you can certainly do it on your own, with a bit of research, it’s also important to seek an expert’s help. Veterinary medicine is here to assist you in taking care of your pets and ensures that your home continues to be a sanctuary for your entire family (pets included!).
  • Animal Health and Welfare
    Veterinarians, farmers, and pet owners need veterinary medicine to keep their animals strong and healthy. These products prevent and cure sickness in these animals and even reduce pain. The fact of the matter is animals need medication just as much as humans do.
  • Public Health and Food Safety
    Veterinary medicine impacts people’s health in a positive way by supporting the provision of safe animal products and protecting us from dangerous food-borne pathogens. Veterinary medicines also reduce the risks of individuals catching diseases like rabies, which are transmittable from animals to people.
  • Competitiveness
    Veterinary medicine support the veterinary and farming communities through the provision of tools and equipment to ensure their animals’ welfare and to keep them healthy at the same time. These results bring a positive impact on the efficiency of farming as well as productivity.

About Gisella Arroyave

NYC Operating Room Nurse Health Educator Insured Pet Blogget
Tags: Pet Health, Pet Insurance, Veterinary Medicine