Veterinarians Guide to Animal Welfare Cases

Posted on 9/15/2020
A guide for veterinarians as to their role in the investigation of suspected animal welfare cases

Cannabis Based Products

Posted on 8/28/2020
What veterinary surgeons need to know about prescribing cannabis based products

National Wildlife Biosecurity Guidelines

Posted on 7/16/2020
These guidelines are a crucial resource for everyone who works with wildlife.

Writing Prescriptions for s8 Drugs

Posted on 6/24/2020
Veterinary surgeons are reminded that they cannot write repeat prescriptions for s8 drugs.

Ehrlichiosis confirmed in dogs in the Kimberley

Posted on 6/3/2020
Ehrlichiosis, a tick borne disease has been detected in a small number of dogs in the Kimberly.

COVID-19 update

Posted on 3/19/2020
Veterinary specific updates on COVID-19 available from Australian Veterinary Association website.

Pentobarbital - Consultation for proposal change to up schedule

Posted on 12/20/2019
The Commonwealth Government has opened a public consultation for a proposal to up schedule pentobarbital (when packed for injection) from Schedule 4 to Schedule 8.

Bushfire Crisis

Posted on 11/20/2019
Veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses from Western Australia wishing to volunteer volunteer their time and skills to care for animals affected by the bushfires should apply through the AVERT program operated by Vets Beyond Borders.

Unique email addresses now required

Posted on 11/20/2019
To access your account and log in online you will now need a unique email address

Antimicrobial stewardship resources for veterinary surgeons

Posted on 11/6/2019
Antimicrobial resistance is a major global threat of increasing concern to human and animal health

House call veterinary surgeons and Poisons Permits

Posted on 11/6/2019
If you are a veterinary surgeon operating a house call practice you require a Poisons Permit

Relocation of veterinary premises

Posted on 11/6/2019
Registration of a veterinary hospital or clinic relates to a particular premise and is not transferable