Results 1 to 5 of 5


  1. #1


    Boy, if this doesn't hit the nail on the head, I don't know what does!

    Two patients limp into two different medical clinics with the same
    complaint. Both have trouble walking and appear to require a hip

    The FIRST patient is examined within the hour, is x-rayed the same day and
    has a time booked for surgery the following week.

    The SECOND sees his family doctor after waiting 3 weeks for an appointment,
    then waits 8 weeks to see a specialist, then gets an x-ray, which isn't
    reviewed for another week and finally has his surgery scheduled for 6 months
    from then.

    Why the different treatment for the two patients?

    The FIRST is a Golden Retriever.
    The SECOND is a Senior Citizen.

    Next time take me to a vet

  2. #2
    Note to self...join BUPA!

    Incredible isn't it.

  3. #3
    Maybe it shows how quickly vets want to get the job done and move onto the next. That's what you get with private payment per job.

  4. #4
    The Veterinary treatment was the same as going private (BUPA) so really there is no comparison, sorry!!

  5. #5
    The dog dies so what
    The patient dies oh boy !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Similar Threads

  1. went to the doctors today...........
    By re'M'ington in forum Deer Stalking General
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 29-06-2009, 18:28
  2. Trip to the Doctors
    By Ratwhiskers in forum Jokes & Funnies
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-04-2008, 17:50
  3. Politicians and Doctors
    By MarkH in forum Jokes & Funnies
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-09-2007, 22:33

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts