18 Jun 2014 - News
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International Fund for Animal Welfare Operational in Australia for over 30 years, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) saves individual animals, animal populations and habitats...
25 May 2014 - News, Animal management worker program
Welcome to National Reconciliation Week 27 May 2014 to 3 June 2014. Reconciliation is about building better relationships between the wider Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for the benefit of all Australians. The theme of NRW2014 is Let's walk the talk. Let's walk the talk to work in partnership with...
10 May 2014 - News, Volunteer stories
During February AMRRIC volunteer Rosemary Miller traveled to three very remote communities in the Central Desert Region of Northern Territory - Yuendumu, Nyirripi and Yuelamu. Rosemary has been a practicing vet for 44 years and has had many experiences working overseas during her career, she has also worked for the RSPCA. Rosemary's great sense of...
1 May 2014 - News
Calling all the runners and walkers to challenge yourself and run as a fundraiser for AMRRIC. All over Australia there are opportunities to run, walk or skip and fundraise at the same time. Our step by step Community Fundraising Guide explains how to get involved and support AMRRIC's work.
Here are just some of the events you can participate in -...
9 Apr 2014 - News, Education program news
Education Consultant Julie Croft will be introducing Northern Territory education leaders to the Be a Friend to Your Dog (BAFTYD) package on the 9th April, during the 2014 Leaders’ Conference in Darwin.
AMRRIC (Animal Management in Rural and Remote Indigenous Communities) school resources are now linked to the Australian Curriculum. The project...
20 Mar 2014 - News
Call for abstracts for the 2014 AMRRIC Conference
We are now accepting abstracts for the 10th Anniversary AMRRIC Conference, One Health - Indigenous Community Animal Management.
The closing date for submissions is 15/4/14.
If you would like to submit an abstract and had difficulty, you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss an extension....
19 Mar 2014 - News
Last month, three AMRRIC volunteers from three different states (Queensland, New South Wales, and Victoria) converged in Alice Springs to travel further to three very remote communities of the Central Desert Region of Northern Territory - Yuendumu, Nyirripi and Yuelamu.
The remote dog health program succeeded in desexing 66 animals plus a lump...
19 Mar 2014 - News
This wet season AMRRIC collected almost 1500 ticks from dogs in 5 different communities from Mutitjulu in the central desert to 15 Mile in the Top End. This project was in support of Murdoch University’s current research into tick-borne diseases. Murdoch University is currently analyzing ticks from all over Australia using the latest scientific...
18 Mar 2014 - News
Management of vertebrate pest animals across the landscape
Hotel Pullman King George Square, Brisbane Queensland
Welcome function - Monday 26 May 2014
Conference Program - Tuesday 27- Thursday 29 May 2014
Conference Dinner - Tuesday 27 May 2014
The Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference is a not-for-profit event held every three years to bring...
18 Mar 2014 - News
Science Journal recently published a research paper on canine transmissible venereal tumour (TVT) - a rare sexually transmitted cancer for dogs.
The research led by AMRRIC member Dr Elizabeth Murchison at Cambridge University involved contributors from around the world including AMRRIC Board President Ted Donelan and AMRRIC Program Manager Dr...