sponsored VN Times Podcast, Ep 33: Happy Hour 14 – Know your worth / are VNs paid enough?

After a bit of a break, regular hosts Rachael Buzzel and James Westgate hit the ground running with a Medivet sponsored episode titled “Know your worth – are VNs paid enough? How to gain confidence when talking about money”. Our lead interview featured BVNA council member Lyndsay Hughes, who spearheads a nursing network within XLVets … Read more

VN Happy Hour 4: Well-being – the magic of veterinary nursing

VN Happy Hour 4.0 saw vet nurse, writer, educator and leading blogger Jane Davidson feature in our main interview to discuss her perspective on physical and mental well-being, before joining our expert panel for a broader debate on some of the big issues in the veterinary nursing profession. RVN panellists Aoife Smith, Elle Payne, Jane … Read more

VN Times Podcast, Ep 29: Happy Hour 13 – finding your nursing niche

The VN Times VN Happy Hour broadcast on 28 April 2002, entitled “Finding your nursing niche”, looked at how developing a nursing specialism can enhance your clinical career. Guests this month included Emma Gerrarda specialist staff theater nurse at a not-for-profit community interest practice and the first VN to hold an officer position for the … Read more

VN Happy Hour teams up with VetYou for virtual finances series

Veterinary-based community VetYou is running a series of free veterinary nurse-led events focusing on personal finances – in partnership with VN Happy Hour. The free two-part series, to be held on Tuesday 10 May and Tuesday 17 May at 7:30 pm, aims to break down barriers around financial conversations, and help vet nurses take action, … Read more

Wildlife activists make 11th hour plea to save koalas before Victorian blue gums logged | Endangered species

Wildlife campaigners have made a last ditch plea to the Victorian government to save koalas in a blue gum plantation due to be logged on Friday. The Victorian government has approved the clear-felling of the Gordon plantation by owner Midway Pty Ltd without relocating the koalas, despite pleas from local carers and experts to protect … Read more

Hiker Finds ‘Dying’ Dog With Bullet Wounds, Carries Him For An Hour To Find Help

Andi Davis was on one of her treks through Phoenix, Arizona’s isolated rocky hills, when she came upon a 2-year-old Pit Bull that had been shot several times and was bleeding profusely. She was shocked to find he had many gunshot wounds and was hemorrhaging badly. Image / Story Source Credit: YouTube Video Andi handed … Read more