02 May 2019

Vet Student takes on Rat Race for Vetlife!

Author: Eve Ritchie

Second year Vet student Andrè Brenn and his mother Pavla Haylock are planning to take on the Rat Race – a 20-mile assault course with over 200 obstacles to fundraise for Vetlife. Entering the veterinary community, Andrè was shocked by the prevalence of mental health issues and suicide rate within the profession. Andrè Explains, “Relatively […]

16 Apr 2019

#RideForRita

Author: Eve Ritchie

Superstar vets Anna Jennings and Gemma Ives are embarking on a mammoth 1000 miles cycling challenge in memory of vet friend and colleague Rita. The determined duo are aiming to raise £5,000 for Vetlife through their fundraiser called #RideForRita. Anna and Gemma are planning to cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats as a tribute […]

21 Mar 2019

Blog: Providing support and help for over a century!

Author: Geoff Little

In this day and age, at a time when our profession is witnessing significant changes, it is reassuring to know that some things haven’t changed for over 100 years.  This February marked the incorporation of the Victorian Veterinary Benevolent Fund, later to become known as the Veterinary Benevolent Fund, and in 2015 change its name […]