Iowa State University Veterinarian

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Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html

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SF601 V65

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Many veterinary students are minimally aware of public attitudes toward themselves as a group and toward their profession. As veterinary students, we are under considerable scholastic pressure; we attend classes with other veterinary students for four years and frequently our social contacts are only with other veterinary students. These factors encourage myopia toward and a lack of awareness of our public image. Favorable and respectful opinions of Veterinary Medicine are desirable for each member of the public is a potential user of our services