An unmissable program for cattle veterinarians

International keynote speaker Professor Donald Broom will discuss the assessment of cattle welfare associated with routine husbandry procedures, including castration, disbudding and branding. Local speakers include Alan Guilfoyle, Peter Irans, Cassandra Wittwer, Stuart Skirving, Peter Windsor, Michael Dhar, John Penry, Michael Laurence, Herb Rovay, Anne Barnes, Tracy Sullivan, Holly Ludeman, Bruce Watt and Josh Aleri. Key themes include biosecurity, welfare assessment and analgesia, and management of congenital and acquired disease.

Don’t miss joint sessions with the animal welfare and public health streams.

Join fellow members of the Australian Cattle Veterinarians (ACV) and Sheep, Camelid and Goat Veterinarians (SCGV) at the annual combined dinner on Wednesday, May 8. Enjoy a casual dinner, with substantial canapes including sliders and pizzas, as you catch up with colleagues at the Lucky Shag Waterfront Bar. With stunning views of the Bell Tower, into the CBD and through the Deck to the Swan River, it’s the perfect spot to catch up with colleagues. Discounted tickets available for AVA members, students, new graduates, ACV and SCGV members and their guests.