Balancing Three Generations of Veterinarians in Your Clinic

December 28, 2017

Alan Robinson, BVSc, MRCVS, DMS, director of VetDynamics UK Ltd, says that as demographics change — and as more women and millennials enter the field — there are certain assumptions being made about each generation.

Alan Robinson, BVSc, MRCVS, DMS, director of VetDynamics UK Ltd, says that as demographics change — and as more women and millennials enter the field — there are certain assumptions being made about each generation. There is the older generation, Dr. Robinson explains, the millennials with a new way of thinking and Generation X somewhere in the middle.

Dr. Robinson warns that even though practice ownership and legislation are still primarily held by the older generations, if they try to maintain control and do everything their own way they will alienate the other generations.