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    Snapchat is back for 2018, in 2017, we ran a 5 day campaign on Snapchat showcasing the everyday work of farm vets in a busy spring. The goal was to create buzz and momentum for our new Veterinary Graduate Programme, launched last autumn.


    On Wednesday 8th November at UCD Veterinary College, XLVets Skillnet launched a new 2 year Graduate Mentor Programme for newly qualified veterinary surgeons working in farm practice.

    A first of its kind for the veterinary sector, the programme is modelled on similar initiatives offered to new recruits in large corporates. It is seen as an important component in the so-called war for...

    On Wednesday 8th November, XLVets offically launched our Veterinary Graduate Programme in UCD. Speakers on the evening included XLVet Chairman Nick Garvey, Conor Geraghty, Michael Doherty, Dean UCD School of Veterinary Medicine, Michael Creeed, Minister for Agriculture and Paul Healy, Skillnet CEO.

    XLVets Skillnet are scheduleding two Farmskills Lameness Workshops with New Zealand expert, Neil Chesterton this August. The day will include a blend of theory and practical to make for a fast-moving and interesting day.

    The first takes place in Bandon, Cork - Monday 7th August...