For vet students and applicants, the Easter holidays can only mean one thing: it’s time to grab those wellies and head down to the lambing shed! I’m not exception to this and have spent the last week surrounded by woolly four legged creatures of varying sizes, which has led to this blog post: ten … Continue reading Ten Things You’ll Know: The Sheep Edition
With Mother’s Day just passed, so many of us were packing our suitcases and heading home for the weekend (I personally didn’t tell my mam I was going home; the surprise on her face just can’t be beaten!!). So after this special weekend, it only seems right that I dedicate my blog post to the … Continue reading Somebody is Always There For You
Following last week’s blog, I have started working on a much more personal post surrounding the title ‘Animals Are My Therapy’, on a blog published by an amazing pre-vet student with a special message to share. My animal therapy story has been one of the hardest things I’ve written so far, mainly because after sitting … Continue reading ‘Animals Are My Therapy’
The best part of being a vet student has got to be the placements we do in the holidays, where we get to spend every day working with all sorts of animals! One of my favourite placements has been working on a dairy farm up in the North East of England; a really beautiful farm … Continue reading Ten Things You’ll Know If You Work With Calves
Today is University Mental Health Day, the national day for student mental wellbeing awareness. It’s easy to think Mental Health is only important for people with diagnosed conditions but we all have Mental Health in exactly the same way as we have physical health, and everybody suffers at some stages in their life. University Mental … Continue reading ‘Mind Your Head’
So in the photo for this post you can see an excited looking me stood outside the vet school building here in Liverpool. Why, you ask? That would be to celebrate the significance of this week for third year vet students across the U.K: we’re halfway there! The time here at vet school absolutely flies … Continue reading Halfway to Being a Vet!
We are now in the second month of 2019 and already onto our second social media campaign of the year! First came Veganuary, which saw many of us taking to a vegan diet for a month, now hot on its heels comes ‘FebruDairy’, which is kicking up a storm in many different communities. The campaign … Continue reading ‘FebruDairy’