January 2015

As a student on placement, I’m often in awe of the vets I’m working with. … more

December 2014

The homeless come with a certain stigma – particularly those with pets at their side. Should we … more

Everyone had heard rumours third year at veterinary school was the worst. On coming back … more

It’s that time of year again, when vet students become more competitive than ever and … more

November 2014

A recent weekend at home comprised a much-needed rest and time spent with my family – … more

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October 2014

When you apply to vet school, there are certain boxes you have to tick: achieve … more

Before the full force of third year hit, the first week back at vet school … more

Whether you spend your time making countless cups of tea or getting quality time with the animals, work experience placements will provide a invaluable insight into your future career prospects.

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September 2014

As a student steward at the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) Congress, my responsibilities included … more

This summer, I’ve been working for a thoroughbred stud in Germany, preparing their yearlings for … more

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All too often the deciding factor in an animal’s veterinary treatment is cost. It has to … more

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

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

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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

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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

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