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Who is responsible for dispensing drugs in the veterinary clinic?

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July 12, 2009 7:51PM

Ultimately, the doctor(s) is responsible for the medications dispensed. Medications given within the hospital/clinic are usually given by technicians/assistants, but sometimes may be administered by the doctor. Prescriptions which are sent home may be filled by just about any employee of the clinic -- doctor, tech/asst, receptionists, etc.