Latest News

Proposal for a new animal welfare Act

Posted on 27/11/2020
Have your say on a proposed new animal welfare Act for Victoria. Proposals include restricting some procedures to registered veterinarians only, as covered by restricted acts of veterinary science in other jurisdictions.

COVID-19 information for veterinary practitioners

Posted on 10/11/2020
UPDATED 10 November: Click on the above link for updated COVID FAQs. From 9 November, clients and veterinary practitioners can travel throughout Victoria to obtain/provide veterinary services.

Latest veterinary specialists in Victoria

Posted on 4/11/2020
Congratulations to new veterinary specialist in Veterinary Dentistry, Dr Robert Menzies. Click on the above link for more information.

PetFAST alert - Megaoesophagus cases in dogs

Posted on 22/10/2020
Click on the link above for information about a cluster of cases of megaoesophagus in dogs identified by the PetFAST system.

September 2020 newsletter

Posted on 30/09/2020
Vetboard Victoria's September 2020 newsletter includes biosecurity updates, a focus on wildlife obligations, practical information about registration and some messages following the annual registration renewal.

Vetboard Victoria newsletter

The Board's newsletter is published 4 times a year. The newsletter contains information for veterinary practitioners about Board developments, veterinary practice in Victoria, Board investigation of professional conduct, and registration. Note the Board does not accept paid advertising from third parties. Read all newsletters here.