The Supreme Court of Idaho, in an August 7 decision, rejected an attempt by a veterinary customer to force the state's Board of Veterinary Medicine to initiate a formal disciplinary process against a veterinarian against whom he had filed a complaint. The court ruled that contested cases are only mandated when a formal complaint is filed by a state agency.
In 2018, Kirby Vickers tried to take a sick kitten to the veterinarian he had been using, Kerry Collins. Because Vickers called after Collins's . . .