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A great opportunity for practices in all locations and practice areas to support students with valuable clinical experience while building your own mentoring and leadership skills.
Since the launch of our national graduate mentoring program in October 2015, we have connected over 1700 final year veterinary students about to transition into the profession with a mentor. This This year’s program kicked off on 1 September with 183 final year students signing up to take part.
Australia's Chief Veterinary Officer, Dr Mark Schipp talks about Australia leading new collaborating centre in fight against health risks in wildlife.
Animal Welfare Victoria is inviting nominations from the rehoming and research and teaching sectors to form a working group.
Welcome to this addition of the South Australian Division Newsletter
Join your colleagues in beautiful Stradbroke Island for two days of CPD and networking.

WA Advocacy Report

01 Sep 2023
Dear esteemed members of the WA Division
Did you know that 43% of companion animal owners say their pet has at least one behavioural problem?
Among your youngest patients, diarrhoea and gastrointestinal disease will be a very common reason to present to your clinic — alongside the usual check ups vaccinations and other preventative visits.
NeptraTM is a revolutionary canine otitis externa (OE) medication offering convenience and compliance in just one dose. It contains 3 key ingredients within an effective, single-dose formulation for acute canine otitis externa cases involving gram-positive bacteria Staphylococcus pseudintermedius and Streptococcus canis and yeast, Malassezia pachydermatis.



Australia's Chief Veterinary Officer Dr Mark Schipp discusses the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment’s Pacific Engagement Program. Read all his columns.


Your Profession, Your Voice - AVA Advocacy Updates

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