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US Vet Schools

Colleges in the United States of America offering Veterinary courses Veterinarians in the US train by completing a 4 year (different to the UK where undergrad vet courses are typically 5 years) DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) course. This is a post-graduate training program which is, again, different from most UK vet training. The following […]

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Work Experience – is it important?

Lots of the questions that I receive from you guys relate to work experience, whether it be what experience is necessary through to how to actually go about finding and securing placements. Some ask if it’s even really that important. The answer to the last question is yes, it is undoubtedly one of the most […]

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Dubai Racehorse Work Experience

Gaining useful work experience with animals, in advance of an application to vet school is not the easiest of things to do, with increased competition, little to no time available to fit it all in, and issues with many potential providers not feeling able to take students on. As such, it is becoming more important […]

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What can you do with a vet degree?

The answer is lots. You can, obviously, work as a vet. The true value, however, of a veterinary education is so much more broad-based than this and the fact remains that veterinary degree courses offer one of the most complete, well rounded, multi-disciplined scientific training programmes on offer. Not only are you taught anatomy, physiology, […]

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What is Veterinary?

“Why do you want to be a vet?” It’s worth getting used to this question now as you are going to hear these eight words countless times as you start your journey toward becoming a vet. So, why do you want to be a vet? Perhaps you’ve grown up around animals, either living on a […]

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