December 15, 2008

Public Health

Federal agencies are giving $125,000 in bridge funding to the Food Animal Residue Avoidance Databank, which has started layoffs to stay open.

Veterinary Community

A number of lenders now cater to veterinarians and other medical professionals who want to buy a practice—or to start, build, equip, remodel, relocate, or add a practice. Lenders say veterinarians are particularly creditworthy and the demand for veterinary services remains strong, despite the economic downturn.