Pet hospital success

CIRI shareholder Tom Gerds celebrates his business’ second year of operation this December. In 2009, he opened Advanced Care Pet Hospital with his wife, Dr. Pamela Gerds, in St. Cloud, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Gerds recently won a Google Uptick Award from the Association of Small Business Development Centers. Learn more about the Gerds’ veterinary clinic by visiting www.advancedcarepethospital.com.