As we discussed last month, in this series covering issues relating to non-competition
agreements, there are almost always hidden issues involved when a veterinarian
agrees to limit the scope or location of his or her right to practice his or
1. I will train my staff in the principles of proper delegation, and
delegate everything that can be performed by another qualified staff member,
allowing me to spend my time practicing the skills for which I was trained ...
diagnostic medicine and surgery. I will perform few if any tasks that do not
require a license from my state licensing board.