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This week, the AVA's Head of Veterinary and Public Affairs Dr Cristy Secombe and NSW Division President Dr Zachary Lederhose briefed the committee undertaking the NSW Government’s inquiry into the veterinary workforce shortage.
The Victorian Government is delivering the Rehoming Pets Reforms, following recommendations made by the Taskforce on Rehoming Pets.
Consultation is being sought for review of the Kangaroo Harvest Management Plan through Engage Victoria.
Animal Medicines Australia has put together a new resource on parasite control in pets, designed for veterinarians to provide to their clients.
In conjunction with our THRIVE Veterinary Wellness Symposium partner Provet/Covetrus, Andrew Thompson discusses the impact self-talk can have on our wellbeing.
The AVA congratulates the four veterinarians, two of which are AVA members, who were recognised in this year's King’s Birthday Honours List.
Tax time is around the corner, and the Australian Taxation Office has shared some handy resources on what deductions can be claimed for people working in agriculture industries.
The THRIVE Cultivating Safe Teams pilot program will be available free-of-charge for 50 participating workplaces between September 2023 and December 2024.
The AVA is passionate about embracing diversity and inclusivity and we have some recent successes and plans for improving the accessibility of our services that we’re keen to share with you.
Flynn's Walk is walking and talking to highlight the challenges many in the veterinary field face, spread awareness in the wider community and put the focus on well-being. The next event will be held in Brisbane on Sunday 16 July.
AVA member feedback is sought on the inquiry into the veterinary workforce shortage in NSW. This inquiry presents a unique opportunity for the veterinary profession to voice our concerns, provide valuable insights, and propose meaningful solutions to address the issue of veterinary shortages.

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