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Many Private Veterinary Practices Being Bought by Corporations

Freakonomics (podcast; New York City, Jan. 25) – When small businesses get bought by big investors, the name may stay the same but customers and employees can feel the difference. In a two-part podcast, Rose Peters, a professor of veterinary clinical medicine at Illinois, describes her current role as well as her experience working at a practice that was bought by a private-equity firm.