Poultry Veterinarian is an indispensable service provider to the poultry industry. By the right and dedicated application of his technical and managemental skills, the poultry veterinarian is contributing greatly to the sustainable animal agriculture, thereby providing for greater food security, food safety and national wealth.
Poultry veterinarian today is at a turning point, a stage where it is essential to change his priorities and goals. The changing global and local scenario over the past decades have reached a point wherein the role of a veterinarian is entirely different that of the past. The multi-focal changes brought in by development of knowledge, change in breeding and nutrition practice, evolution of different sets of consumer preferences and globalization of poultry trade have brought in a paradigm shift in the outlook of a Poultry Veterinarian. He is no more just an ANIMAL DOCTOR he used to be all these days.