August 2014

At vet school, you learn some basic clinical skills and are taught how to conduct … more

July 2014

A couple of articles have been brought to my attention this week regarding the public … more

7 mins

In my interview for Glasgow vet school, I was asked the question “how far is … more

8 mins

June 2014

Having endured the wait for results, I can officially say I’ve passed my second year … more

A friend who had attended an International Veterinary Students’ Association trip told me I should … more

May 2014

I’ve always had cats at home, and they often played the role of revision buddy/lap … more

7 mins

It’s that dreaded time of year again: end of year professional exams. Having already completed … more

April 2014

The Glasgow Vet School Rodeo is an annual charity event organised by vet students. It … more

8 mins

The vet handed me the needle and vacuum tubes and, at the slightly bewildered look … more

8 mins

March 2014

Over the last month there’s been quite an uproar over the reality of the production … more

9 mins

Vegetarianism can be quite the controversial topic, with many people choosing not to eat meat … more

9 mins

As graduates, one of the most routine surgeries that we will be expected to be … more

February 2014

In January, I attended my first AVS (the Association of Veterinary Students) congress. It was … more

January 2014

Lectures on legislation regarding veterinary-related issues are never the most interesting, often involving endless lists … more

5 mins

A role play class with professional actors brought in to help out would be commonplace … more

December 2013

For a nation of horse lovers, the discovery of equine DNA in food products earlier … more

4 mins

The opportunity to take part in sport, either competitively or recreationally, is an essential part of stress … more

7 mins

Exam results should mean celebration – but that won't be the case for everyone. The national average pass rate is usually between 70-80%. So, what should you do if it isn't good news?

2 mins

Vet students have their own little community, not only within their own university but also … more

5 mins

November 2013

Following last year’s announcement that the University of Surrey is to open a new veterinary … more

7 mins