Understanding Your UK Veterinary Work Contract

Understanding Your UK Veterinary Work Contract

SynergyVets is a dedicated veterinary recruitment agency, with almost 30 years of collective experience supporting the profession with locum and permanent personnel. They have a great blog which includes advice for veterinary candidates and students. They have kindly...
Common “exotic” pets you have to deal with in the UK

Common “exotic” pets you have to deal with in the UK

People in the UK love animals. They are members of their family, even those you would not necessarily expect. Maybe you’re thinking that if you work in clinical practice, you’ll come across mostly dogs and cats – and you are right… But there are other animals...
Useful online resources to help you with UK clinical practice

Useful online resources to help you with UK clinical practice

You want to work in the UK but you’ve never been to the UK to see how they work, or you’ve spent time at university hospitals… and you know that “real life” isn’t quite like a hospital. So you may be wondering how different is clinical practice in the UK compared to...
Top tips for successful job applications

Top tips for successful job applications

Finding a job in the UK is not easy, but finding a job that you can perform adequately is a bit more tricky. And once you find that job, you then need to be able to “sell” yourself to the employer. So this article is going to focus on a few tips to help you create a...
Common diseases you will deal with in older cats

Common diseases you will deal with in older cats

This week we are focusing more on the clinical side of being a vet and since I’m a crazy cat lady, I thought I would write about some of the most common problems you will pick up when you are examining cats in the UK. I’m curious to hear if this is also what you find...