What Does a Veterinary Nurse Do on a Typical Day?

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If you want to work with animals, then one career you may be considering is veterinary nursing. Veterinary nurses have a wide range of responsibilities, both in assistance to the veterinary surgeon and direct patient care. If you want to know more about what a veterinary nurse does, here we’ll be outlining the responsibilities of… Read more »

Career Progression for Veterinary Nurses

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If you’re considering a career as a veterinary nurse, or you’ve already started and are looking towards the future, you may be interested to know what kind of progression you can expect in the role.  Veterinary nursing can be an incredibly rewarding career for any animal lover, so here we’ll outline everything you need to… Read more »

Further Qualifications & Training for Veterinary Nurses

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Once you are in the position of a registered veterinary nurse, you might wonder how else you can develop your skills and knowledge to further your career. In this blog, we outline some of the key further qualifications for veterinary nurses at an undergraduate and graduate level. What further qualifications are available for veterinary nurses?… Read more »

How to Become a Locum Veterinary Nurse

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Whether you are looking to begin your career as a veterinary nurse and are attracted to the prospect of locum working, or you currently work on a permanent basis and are looking for a change, becoming a locum veterinary nurse can be an attractive option. In this blog, we take a look at how to… Read more »

The life of a Student Vet Nurse

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Here at Synergy Vets, we like to talk all things veterinary.  We have been fortunate enough to chat to Laura, a Student veterinary nurse at Hartpury…     Check out a sample of her blog below, which can be found at https://thelifeofansvn.wordpress.com/     Back to school…. or Uni!   Hey guys! Today I’m going to talk… Read more »

What will be the effects of the EU Referendum on the Veterinary Profession?

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The president of the British Veterinary Association (BVA), Sean Wensley, stated the result of June’s EU referendum will have ‘a significant impact on the veterinary profession, particularly in relation to regulation, education and workforce planning, but also in terms of animal welfare, research, surveillance, and animal movements’. Wensley asserted that, in the imminent negotiations, the voice of the… Read more »

May is Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month!

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 All over the UK, veterinary practices and schools are celebrating Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month (VNAM).   Past events have included sponsored skydives, pet health checks in local parks and open days in numerous practices, to promote awareness and understanding about this invaluable profession.   VNAM began as a single day of awareness in 2005, then grew to a… Read more »