My Last Few Weeks in Tassie

Hi again, this will my last update from Australia and Tasmania. I’m off to New Zealand tomorrow so will have a blog post of that in a few weeks. Then its Hong Kong and home. No idea where the time has gone. I’ve continued to work in Tasmania since my last post and done abit…

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Vet Abroad Episode 4: Working in Tasmania

  Okay so I left off and I had just arrived here in Tasmania. I don’t know where the time has gone but I have been working here now for 5 weeks! If anyone knows any Tassie geography I am up on the north coast to the west of Devonport, right in Rocky Cape National…

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Vet Abroad – Episode 3: My East Coast Adventure

I’m really not doing all that well with the whole weekly blog thing. Apparently travelling life doesn’t really tie in well with access to a computer! Anyway when I left off I was in Sydney getting ready to go up the East Coast. I didn’t do much to be honest as I had done a…

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Vet Abroad – Episode 2: Last week of work and first two weeks of travelling

Okay first off sorry for the extremely late post, I haven’t had any access to a computer for the last two weeks. Well I did technically have one in Adelaide last weekend but the thing was so slow I think I would have thrown it out the window before I had written two paragraphs! Anyhow…

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Vet Abroad – Episode 1: Working and Travelling in Victoria

So I should probably start with a little background. My name is Zoe and until 2 months ago I was working at Park Issa Vets mostly on the farm side but also doing a fair bit of the small animals as well. Having gone straight to Uni after school and then onto work, itchy feet…

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New Receptionist

We are very pleased to welcome Hannah to the team at Park Issa. She is the newest member of the receptionist team covering Maternity leave. Working mostly in the office and in the large animal reception, you will also see her in the small animal reception, at first for training and in time she will be doing…

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Whittington and Oswestry Young Farmers Club

Park Issa Vets are proud to support Whittington and Oswestry Young Farmers Club. We think our vet Zoe looks great in her new jacket…

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Schmallenberg Vaccine

Schmallenberg Vaccine now licensed!!! MSD Animal Health has received a Provisional Marketing Authorisation for their vaccine against Schmallenberg Virus (SBV). SBV is transmitted mainly by midges, and causes short term symptoms in adult cattle and sheep, such as fever, diarrhoea and reduced milk yield, as well as congenital deformities in newborn calves and lambs. Cattle…

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Schmallenberg Virus

Have you heard of Schmallenberg??? Here is our need to know guide to the Virus Written By Ally Anderson Schmallenberg is a new virus which affects cattle and sheep. It was first found in Europe in 2011 and is named after the German town where it was first identified. Since then it has spread west…

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Lambing Season

The lambing season is nearly here – Are you prepared??? We have put together a list of essential items for your Lambing Medicine Cupboard to ensure you are prepared when the time comes: Lubrel lubricant Arm length gloves (use in easy lambing to reduce the chance of infection) Lambing Snare Lambing ropes Dopram injection (…

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