Today is World Veterinary Day! || NVMA Celebrates, Honours Heroic Dog 

Happy World Veterinary Day to every veterinarian out there! In 2001, The World Veterinary Association {WVA} began celebrating World Veterinary Day on the last Saturday of April. The purpose was to celebrate veterinarians and promote the work of vet professionals from all over the world. World Veterinary Day is themed every year. This year's theme…

Is Veterinary Practice Lucrative in Nigeria? || Dr. Adah Ogwuche Answers This All Important Question and More!

Who is a veterinarian and what does it take to be one?  A veterinarian spends 6 years in the university to attain that title. 100 level is basically made up of basic science courses of physics, chemistry and biology- zoology or botany. Subsequent levels see them study anatomy, physiology, bacteriology, virology, immunology, entomology, protozoology, helminthology,…

Vet Professional: Meet Dr. Effy-The Aquatic and Poultry Expert

We interview Dr. Olakunle Tiamiyu, a veterinarian in the Fish (Aquatic) and Poultry Medicine sector. He has been in practice for over 4 years and is a lover of sound and video production. He currently works with Animal Care Technical Laboratory, Nigeria. Enjoy. You are popularly called Dr. Effy/Efficiency by some of your colleagues, how did…

Port Harcourt Dog Walk 2017

On the 18th of February, 2017, the city of Port Harcourt in Southern Nigeria witnessed an unprecedented dog walk. Hundreds of dog lovers, breeders, animal enthusiasts and veterinarians from all over the city came out to show their affection for their canine friends. Over 70 dogs participated with diverse breeds represented including the Rottweiler, Caucasian Shepherd, Doberman Pinscher,…