Vetboard Victoria newsletter - June 2020

Items in the Board's June newsletter include:
  • an overview of Board activities from Board President, Professor Ted Whittem, including a call for expressions of interest from veterinary practitioners to participate in a focus group on GP-referral communications
  • an update on continuing professional development during the COVID-19 pandemic: you can get structured CPD points for attendance at the AVA'S online conference to be held from 5 to 23 July 2020
  • updates from Animal Welfare Victoria on: 
    * the new Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Regulations 2019
    * microchipping, with Pet Exchange Source numbers required from 1 July 2020
    * an upcoming consultation on proposed changes to current procedures for reuniting lost pets with their owners, and
  • a resources page for veterinary practitioners in Victoria.