Dog Chronicles: The Lhasa that didn’t Eat Meat!

​I met Cooper- an adult Lhasa Apso during my service year. I remember that the first thing my pastor said when he learnt I was a veterinarian was "I have a dog and I will like for you to come check him out". To which I replied, "No problem sir". So on the appointed day,…

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Cynophile’s Corner: One-on-One with Mr. Godwin Zibiri

I enjoy meeting people. I honestly believe people are one of the best resources anybody can have. So, it was a joy meeting Mr. Godwin Zibiri after a couple of online interactions. Some of the first things that struck me about Gzbiri (as he is fondly called) are his cool-headedness, even temper, humility, generosity and his ablity…

Vet Professional: Meet Dr. Mayowa, the Vet in Vom

  I'm thankful for conferences! Conferences present an amazing opportunity for networking. It was at such a place that I met Dr. Olumayowa Olabode- a young vet working at the foremost veterinary research institute in Nigeria (NVRI). He tells us more about his work in this interview.   Enjoy!     Why Vet Medicine?       It's a…

The Art of Pet Photography: How to take that Perfect Pet Picture – with Jideajayipetphotgraphy!

A lot of us are familiar with the frustrations attached with taking that perfect pet picture. Whether it is trying to get the cat to look this way or trying to catch the dog in motion and still get a great shot, it is hard work! Having experienced this numerous times as well, I thought to ask…

Plan to Attend! The 2017 Nigerian Veterinary Students Convention & Dog Show + 10 FAQs Answered

The Nigerian Association of Veterinary Medical Students {NAVMS} presents her annual national convention, themed "Promoting The Veterinary Character of Excellence". The convention will hold from the 3rd -7th of July, 2017 at the Pius Ayim Auditorium, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umuahia. This convention is unique as many respected veterinary dignitaries from all over the world…