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With fake Assistance Dogs accreditations and public access licences on the rise, Assistance Dogs Australia, in partnership with Assistance Dogs International, has developed a digital ID card for their accredited assistance dogs […]

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A lifelong passion for gaming has seen Dr Ben Schuster, veterinary officer at Auto & General Insurance in Toowong, QLD, set up his own website. “I’ve been playing video games […]

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SuperFriend, the national workplace mental health organisation, has partnered with the Australian Veterinary Association to develop a comprehensive mental health strategy to tackle the nationwide crisis for veterinarians. Vets are […]

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In a job that many of her peers would find daunting, senior veterinarian at WA Wildlife, Dr Meg Rodgers, relishes the many and varied challenges she faces every day treating […]

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When given the choice between a free meal and performing a task for a meal, cats would prefer the meal that doesn't require much effort.

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This article is sponsored content brought to you by Therian. The increased demand for veterinary services during the pandemic and a national vet shortage saw clinics and veterinary staff stretched […]

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2021 marks the AVA’s 100 years of representing our veterinary profession in Australia, and we’re inviting the veterinary community to join a very special AVA Centenary Conference Series to celebrate […]

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Australia is home to 29 million pets with two thirds of households experiencing the joys and health benefits of having a companion animal. Yet, less than 10 per cent of […]

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Experts in feline behaviour and welfare from England have found that paying close attention to cats’ behaviour and body language and thinking about where to stroke them were key when […]

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Researchers have found evidence for antibiotic resistance in the gut microbiomes of lemurs living close to humans. The more human contact they have, the more antibiotic resistance there is. Even captive animals who have never been administered an antibiotic carried the resistant microbes.

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