Kramer, known widely as the vet Guru runs his own mobile practice that focuses on pain management.
I was taken into one by Maurice, a gnarled old Vietnam vet in a wooly hat.
“Part of our responsibility is to vet nominees, not to kill nominees, not to hold them forever,” Carper said.
Instead of gorging on rumors, he would rather see reporters working hard to vet Romney and his positions.
It was like witnessing the last two weeks of the life of a blind and toothless dog you knew the vet was just itching to destroy.
She gave me a hint about what they call 'mouth lameness' our vet would give his eye for.
You see Chifney's as good as any vet, and I had to have somebody.
vet River, the next obstacle, was secured on May 5, and crossed on the following day by the greater part of the main column.
This would be an ideal condition, but it has not, as vet been reached.
Stall of the Favourite, "Majority," who is being inspected by the great "vet."
1862, shortened form of veterinarian.
1848, shortened form of veteran.
"to submit (an animal) to veterinary care," 1891, from veterinarian. The colloquial sense of "subject to careful examination" (as of an animal by a veterinarian, especially of a horse before a race) is first attested 1904, in Kipling. Related: Vetted; vetting.
Veterinary: the vet school
A veterinarian (1862+)
To examine closely; scrutinize critically: Random House plans a review of its procedures for ''vetting'' or checking a book prior to publication/ The hosts are a carefully vetted collection of bubble brains (1904+)
[verb sense fr the close examination of an animal by a veterinarian]