People Power: Philip Bushby
|Philip Bushby assists a junior veterinary student performing a spay operation. KATIE PRUITT AND KAYSEY BURNS|
“My commitment is to changing the veterinary profession’s attitudes toward animal welfare,” he explains.
Though Bushby began his career conventionally—graduating from vet college, doing an internship, performing two residencies, opening a private practice, and finally becoming a board-certified vet surgeon—he became increasingly concerned about his peers’ approach to animal welfare beyond the business of medicine.