Career focus

  • RVN Kay Ritchie shares her reasons for wanting to be a vet nurse, explains why she changed to a new career path and offers advice for others wanting to explore new opportunities.
  • Sam Blackman, of Highcroft Referrals in Bristol, has taken on additional responsibilities in his workplace. He explains how he became an operations support manager with CVS.
  • Working as an APHA vet can offer the opportunity to make a difference at not just a local, but national and, sometimes, international level.
  • APHA senior veterinary inspector Anne-Marie McDowall talks about her role and the path that led her to where she is now.
  • David Collins, the veterinary head of field delivery in the APHA’s England western area, talks about his role and the path that led him to where he is now.
  • Whether it’s front line disease research or helping frame Government policy, a veterinary degree can go a long way in the public sector.