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The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies was founded in 1823 by William Dick
William Dick was an outstanding practitioner who made great strides in establishing veterinary education in Scotland. Besides setting up the School in 1823, he was appointed Veterinary Surgeon in Scotland to Queen Victoria in 1844.
By the time of his death in 1866, the 818 students he had taught were to be found throughout the world. Among them were the founders of veterinary schools in Glasgow, Liverpool, Ireland, Canada, the USA and Australia.
Clyde Street Veterinary College
In the autumn of 1829 William Dick’s lectures were given in Clyde Street, probably in the old building at number 8. It was in Clyde Street that Dick first trained as a farrier at his father's forge.
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full-time Registered Veterinary Nurse with an interest in orthopaedics.
An enthusiastic motivated individual who enjoys a varied role is needed to join a small team.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full-time RVN with an interest in anaesthesia to work at the hospital for small animals.