Did you know that one in six Americans get zoonotic diseases every year? Some illnesses result from undercooked food or unhygienic practices, while others result from consuming infected animal products. So, what roles does a veterinarian play to keep you from the percentage who suffer zoonotic illnesses?
1. Enhance Animal Welfare
As a basic principle, animal welfare equates to healthy food. Stressed animals are more prone to illnesses and make farmers seek veterinary services.