Vail Pet Talk: Spend wisely on pet care

By caramie schnell

Ever wonder why fees are different at different animal hospitals? I will try to explain but remember these word: caveat emptor, or buyer beware.Let me start with the good news! A report released last month showed that, according to the Nationwide Purdue Veterinary Price Index, the cost of taking a pet to the veterinarian has actually decreased over the past five years. This groundbreaking study refutes the U.S. government’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), which holds veterinary inflation at 15 percent, nearly double the average inflation rate for all consumer sectors.But I also must preface this article by saying it is …

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