Skin disorders are the most common cause for patient visits to the veterinarian's office, according to a nationwide survey of small animal practitioners conducted by the Alpo Pet Center in June, 1985. Of the 2,540 veterinarians polled, 90 % indicated dermatological disorders as the most frequently seen animal health problen1 in their practice.
"New Study Looks at How Veterinarians Spend Time in Their Practices,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 48
, Article 14.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol48/iss1/14