Latest News

We are on the move!

Posted on 15/10/2018
From 29 October 2018 the Board will be located at 10-16 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000 - see info about how to contact us during our move via the above link.

New veterinary specialist in Victoria

Posted on 4/10/2018
The Board has endorsed Dr Sarah Elizabeth Helmond as a specialist in Small Animal Medicine in Victoria.

Board Update - September 2018

Posted on 27/09/2018
The September newsletter includes an item on issuing prescriptions; case studies about managing multiple births; some regulatory news; an update from the AVBC, and information on the Board’s 2018-19 strategy.

Victoria releases Animal Welfare Action Plan

Posted on 3/01/2018
The Victorian Government has released its first 'Animal Welfare Action Plan: Improving the Welfare of Animals in Victoria'.

Resources on antimicrobial resistance

Posted on 4/09/2017
Explore new Agriculture of Victoria resources on antimicrobial resistance, including presentations from current and former Australian Chief Veterinary Officers, a microbiology professor from the University of Melbourne, and a dairy cattle specialist.

The Board's newsletter - Board Update

The Board's newsletter is published 3 times a year. Board Update contains information for veterinary practitioners about Board developments, veterinary practice in Victoria, Board investigation of professional conduct, and registration. Note that the Board does not accept paid advertising from third parties.

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Past issues

2018

Board Update September 2018
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Board Update March 2018
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2017

Board Update December 2017
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Board Update September 2017
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Board Update May 2017
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2016

Board Update December 2016
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Board Update August 2016
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Board Update May 2016
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2015

Board Update November 2015
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Board Update July 2015
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Board Update March 2015
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2014

Board Update December 2014
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Board Update September 2014
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Board Update June 2014
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2013

Board Update December 2013
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Board Update July 2013
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Board Update February 2013
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