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Sunset reviewers slam vet board for misguided enforcement

puppy-919213_1280The State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners in Texas has been heavily criticized by a report carried out by the Texas Sunset Advisory Commission, which periodically reviews state agencies. One member of the commission, State Sen. Kirk Watson, described the board as being “in a shambles.” Among the criticisms faced by the board are the time and money wasted by its single-minded pursuit of enforcement action against a shelter veterinarian over the death of a dog in legal action that was ultimately won by the vet.

Full story via Statesman.com