Vet Vocab

Veterinary Officer A veterinary officer is a veterinary surgeon/veterinarian that works with the government.

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Dr. Odeh Shares His Vet School Experience in Makurdi

CHOOSING VETERINARY MEDICINE My journey into vet medicine can best be described as destiny or divine arrangement. Though I resided in Northeast Nigeria where 80% of every household have at least one type of livestock with the royal families having horses and donkeys, it never occurred to me that I will one day have something…

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…

A Behind-the-Scenes look at Veterinary Residency in Nigeria with Dr. Bolu Sarumoh

MY MEMBERSHIP EXPERIENCE Back in 2012, I heard about the Membership programme and at first I was really excited because I wasn't aware of a residency programme available for vets up until that time. Then, when I found out about it, there were about 4 different specialities: Pathology; Medicine; Surgery and Public Health. Each university was…