The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment issued Public Health Order 20-24 on March 22 defining essential businesses. The order was amended after Governor Polis's executive "stay at home" order on March 25 to direct all Colorado residents except for those engaged in essential businesses to stay at home. Read the full public health order. Are veterinary practices permitted to stay open under this order? Yes. This order defines veterinary practices and livestock services as "essential businesses." Do I have to keep my practice open if I feel unsafe...
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