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Letters to the Editor

Reassessing prerequisites

I disagree with the suggestion by Moore et al 1 that we should reassess the prerequisites for admission to veterinary college. I started veterinary school in 1954, graduated in 1958, and am still practicing. Preveterinary and veterinary school were both quite pleasurable for me. I learned a wealth of knowledge that I still use, and I still love practicing and using what was presented to me during my school training. It was fun, not anxiety producing or stressful. Don't eliminate physics and organic chemistry. Physics is a prerequisite for radiology, and organic chemistry is the basis for