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Apr25

Let's celebrate World Veterinary Day

25 Apr 2015 - News, Volunteer stories
Lets celebrate World Veterinary Day - Vets improve animal health, animal welfare and public health. AMRRIC recognises the contribution that our veterinary volunteers and supporters give, their work benefits the health of remote Indigenous communities, people and dogs. Each year, veterinary professionals around the world recognise World Veterinary...
Apr16

Everyday heroes can change the world!

16 Apr 2015 - News
Your support means a lot to us, so we wanted to let you know that there is a great opportunity to make a difference by competing for AMRRIC in the Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon held on Sunday, August 9, 2015.If you have a passion for making the world a better place for pets then its time to become a community fundraiser for AMRRIC. By...
Mar31

Happy, healthy dogs at Mutitjulu

31 Mar 2015 - News, Volunteer stories
In the heat of summer, a veterinary team led by AMRRIC member Stephen Cutter delivered a dog health program in the community of Mutitjulu. Mutitjulu is 470 km south-west of Alice Springs, in the shadows of Uluru (Ayers Rock). The majority of people in the community are Pitjantjatjara, but there are also some Yankunytjatjara and Ngaanyatjarra...
Mar2

Overseas Veterinary Volunteer Opportunities

2 Mar 2015 - News, Volunteer stories
Do you want to apply your skills to a worthy cause? Many animal welfare organisations based in developing communities welcome veterinary volunteers. Please contact these organisations directly for more information.  Cook Islands Veterinarians, vet nurses and vet students to volunteer in the beautiful Cook Islands. The Esther Honey Foundation,...
Mar2

World Spay Day 2015 at Amangal

2 Mar 2015 - News
On 24 February 2015 in celebration of World Spay Day, AMRRIC delivered a companion animal health program at the Amangal and Acacia communities in the NT. World Spay Day events are held around the world, to highlight desexing as the most effective and humane method of animal population control.  Each year the World Spay Day campaign connects...
Mar1

AMRRIC Enews March 2015

1 Mar 2015 - News
  Welcome from Kim McCreanor, our new CEO As AMRRIC's new CEO, I am delighted to introduce the first AMRRIC Enews for 2015. We are excited to be implementing the One Health approach which integrates veterinary programs and community education in some of the most remote Indigenous communities in Australia.  By working with Indigenous...
Feb12

AMRRIC welcomes new CEO

12 Feb 2015 - News
AMRRIC is pleased to announce the appointment of Kim McCreanor as our new CEO following a national recruitment drive. President of AMRRIC, Dr Ted Donelan, welcomed Ms McCreanor’s appointment and said, as a member of AMRRIC, she came with a strong understanding of the organisation and its work. “Kim appreciates the AMRRIC ethos and mission. A key...
Jan28

Volunteer Spotlight - Anne Fawcett in the Central Desert

28 Jan 2015 - News, Volunteer stories
AMRRIC member and supporter Anne Fawcett is a Sydney-based small animal veterinarian and journalist who also lectures in veterinary science at the University of Sydney.   Anne has volunteered many times on remote dog health programs in the Northern Territory. Anne's committment to AMRRIC's philosophy is demonstrated in her decision to volunteer in...
Dec22

Sustainable Animal Management in Kakadu

22 Dec 2014 - News
In fierce September weather our One Health Program Manager Manager Jan Allen travelled with AMRRIC volunteers Jessica Bartlett and Mell Lyttle, as well as Ark vet Stephen Cutter and vet nurse Brooke Robertson to deliver a dog health program in Kakadu National Park. The team was accompanied by Isabel McCrea, IFAW Regional Director, Oceania. Despite...
Dec18

Volunteer Spotlight - Brooke Kennedy in the Central Desert

18 Dec 2014 - News, Volunteer stories
AMRRIC member and supporter, Brooke Kennedy, recently volunteered on a remote dog health program in the Central Desert region. Brooke shares her volunteering experience below.What program did you attend?Central Desert Program: Monday 24th – Friday 28th November 2014 What did you do for the program? I am a University Student doing my Honours year...

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