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    On September 3rd and 4th, XLVets Skillnet are delighted to bring Professor Albert Barth from Saskatchewan University, Canada to lead a Bull Fertility Masterclass at the City West Hotel in Saggart, Co. Dublin.

    This is a once-off opportunity to learn from the world’s leading authority on bull fertility. All aspects of the...

    Jerry Crowley (Glenbower Vets) held a Farmskills Herd Fertility Training event Thursday 16th April.

    1, 2, 3, 4....The number of lambs born with the help of XLVet member practice Glenina Vets, Galway this week. Experts say that the chances of quadruplets are as low as one in 400 with twins and triplets far more common.

    Great work, well done to all involved.


    The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney, TD, signs the statutory document for compulsory dog microchipping watched by Buster and Joseph O'Donnell of Glenina Vet Clinic.

    The dog microchipping programme will be rolled out on a phased basis, beginning with pups in September 2015 and will be expanded to all dogs in March 2016.

    Minister Coveney said “...

    This week we got to catch up with XLVet Members Padraig Duggan, Brian Murphy and staff in Killenaule Vets, Killenaule, Co. Tipperary. Fantastic state of the art facilities and wonderful staff. Thanks to Anna for the pancakes. Also got the opportuinity to catch up with Tommy Heffernan and his team in Avondale, Arklow, Wicklow. Mairead was busy scanning. It is all go in the vet world.