Many women choose to continue practicing veterinary medicine while pregnant. With proper education, precautions can be taken so as to minimize the risk to the developing fetus. The primary areas of concern are anesthesia, radiation, toxoplasmosis, listeriosis, carbon monoxide, prostaglandins, physical exertion, and trauma to the fetus.
Gold, Clytee T.K. and Beran, George W.
"Occupational Hazards to Pregnant Veterinarians,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 45
, Article 12.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol45/iss1/12