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Surgical Instrument Care for Vet Techs & Nurses

Veterinary technicians and nurses have exceptional educational opportunities with VetPrac. We value your skills, knowledge and enthusiasm as an essential part of the veterinary care team. On May 27 and June 17, veterinary technicians and nurses are invited to join us...

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Dr Charles Kuntz reviews the iM3 tabletop mouth gag

Treatment for respiratory and associated ailments in brachycephalic patients are proving common due to the popularity of these breeds. VetPrac's Fix the Face: Brachycephalic and Ear Surgery workshop is open for registrations and we're fortunate to have a wonderful...

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How can we action sustainable practice?

One of our core VetPrac values is “People First”. VetPrac participants learn by doing and we bridge the gap between learning the theory and performing the clinical skills in a supervised practical setting. Perhaps the most important aspect of “People First” is that...

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Optimising your use of Opioids [video]

This "Learn with Margie" Zoom Rounds instalment about Optimising Your Use of Opioids is at capacity and registrations are closed. Don't worry though! We have many more Zoom Rounds scheduled and you're invited to register for these before they fill.   💡...

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Unlock the secrets of Abdominal Ultrasound

Do you want to improve your skills in abdominal ultrasound but don’t know how to get started? Dr Michelle Lau, a senior registrar in Veterinary Radiology at the University Veterinary Teaching Hospital Sydney, has offered some useful tips to those of you who are keen...

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Dr Christine Hawke: Making a difference in animal dentistry

The desire by vets to improve their patients’ health and reduce pain is universal. Have you ever considered how recognising and treating dental disease in our pets can dramatically improve their quality of life? This realisation was the catalyst that sparked Dr...

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The “Two Traceys” – Legends of animal behaviour

At VetPrac we love teamwork, and thrive on it, from planning workshops to facilitating workshop participants to work together in their learning experience! When I met Dr Tracey Henderson and Tracy Irons a few years ago, I was blown away by their working relationship;...

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Join the VIP Waitlist for these upcoming workshops

You're invited to register your interest by joining these VIP waitlists. VetPrac VIPs receive exclusive announcements about the workshop while it is in development and the opportunity for early-bird registration before it's available to everyone. Our continuing...

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Take the Brachycephalic Quiz & test your knowledge

How confident are you performing Brachycephalic and Ear Surgery? The always amazing, Dr Charles Kuntz, has put together 10 multiple choice questions to test your knowledge. If this is an area you'd like to know more about, check out our Fix the Face Workshop on the...

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Anaesthesia and the Geriatric Patient [video]

There's still time to register for our next "Learn with Margie" Zoom Rounds. Join Margie at 7.30pm EST on Wednesday 8th April 2020. We'll kick things off with a brief presentation and then we'll open the floor for a group discussion about the Geriatric Patients. We...

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First ‘Learn with Margie’ Zoom Rounds a great success

Well we are off and zooming with our first “Learn with Margie” Zoom Rounds last night! We had an excellent turnout with a diverse group of veterinarians, technicians and nurses from Australia and New Zealand, with incredible knowledge and experience. There were...

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Small Group Zoom Rounds- Thank You

Thank you to everyone who has signed up for our “Learn with Margie - Zoom Rounds” on April 1st, 2020, 7:30pm AEST. Your response has been absolutely incredible and the Zoom Rounds were filled in just under 1 hour from the official release! This is FANTASTIC, and a...

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Being Human in a Digital Age

Dear Colleagues, Thank you for letting me use this forum to express my thoughts during this difficult time. When I handed the reins of VetPrac over to Margie, I knew I would miss the wonderful contact I have had with you over the last 12yrs. I have been watching...

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Important ATO advice for small business owners

It’s been an unsettling couple of weeks in Australia and as we begin to understand where we stand and what we have to do in our daily lives, we start to think about our family and business. There is a lot of information circulating on social media, emails and...

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VetPrac COVID-19 Policy

Dear VetPrac Community, In light of the daily changes in government policies on COVID-19 I want to reach out to our amazing VetPrac Community and update you regarding our policy for workshops and refunds. Here at VetPrac we have decided to work in a positive space and...

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Vet Tips for Patella & Stifle Surgery

We're looking forward to VetPrac's Patella & Stifle Surgery workshop at the University of Queensland, Gatton Campus, in June. Have you booked your place yet? Join Dr John Punke, Dr Peter Young and Dr Bruce Smith at this practical hands-on workshop to develop your...

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What is a Canine Rehabilitation Therapist?

Dr Kirsten Kirkby-Shaw explains the role of canine rehabilitation therapists and how their examination techniques differ to veterinary practitioners. Check out video featuring Dr Kirkby-Shaw and Dr Ilana Mendels. Don't forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel for...

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Dr Abbie Tipler: An inspirational surgeon

VetPrac is delighted to welcome back Dr Abbie Tipler as an educator at the Fix the Face workshop at UQ Gatton on 2nd-4th October 2020. When Abbie first joined VetPrac as an educator in 2018, she was working as a surgeon in general practice. Since then, she’s taken a...

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