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Position available - Veterinarian in the Republic of Palau

6 May 2015 - News
Salary: Full-time position, US$30,000 annual plus benefitsLocation: Koror State Animal Shelter and Veterinary Clinic, Republic of PalauDuration: One year, renewableJob Description: An exciting opportunity is available for an energetic small animal veterinarian to work on the tropical island of Palau in the western Pacific. An easy-going...

Let's celebrate World Veterinary Day

25 Apr 2015 - News, Volunteer stories
Lets celebrate World Veterinary Day - Vets improve animal health, animal welfare and public health. AMRRIC recognises the contribution that our veterinary volunteers and supporters give, their work benefits the health of remote Indigenous communities, people and dogs. Each year, veterinary professionals around the world recognise World Veterinary...

Happy, healthy dogs at Mutitjulu

31 Mar 2015 - News, Volunteer stories
In the heat of summer, a veterinary team led by AMRRIC member Stephen Cutter delivered a dog health program in the community of Mutitjulu. Mutitjulu is 470 km south-west of Alice Springs, in the shadows of Uluru (Ayers Rock). The majority of people in the community are Pitjantjatjara, but there are also some Yankunytjatjara and Ngaanyatjarra...

World Spay Day 2015 at Amangal

2 Mar 2015 - News
On 24 February 2015 in celebration of World Spay Day, AMRRIC delivered a companion animal health program at the Amangal and Acacia communities in the NT. World Spay Day events are held around the world, to highlight desexing as the most effective and humane method of animal population control.  Each year the World Spay Day campaign connects...

AMRRIC Enews March 2015

1 Mar 2015 - News
  Welcome from Kim McCreanor, our new CEO As AMRRIC's new CEO, I am delighted to introduce the first AMRRIC Enews for 2015. We are excited to be implementing the One Health approach which integrates veterinary programs and community education in some of the most remote Indigenous communities in Australia.  By working with...

AMRRIC welcomes new CEO

12 Feb 2015 - News
AMRRIC is pleased to announce the appointment of Kim McCreanor as our new CEO following a national recruitment drive. President of AMRRIC, Dr Ted Donelan, welcomed Ms McCreanor’s appointment and said, as a member of AMRRIC, she came with a strong understanding of the organisation and its work. “Kim appreciates the AMRRIC ethos and mission. A key...

Volunteer Spotlight - Anne Fawcett in the Central Desert

28 Jan 2015 - News, Volunteer stories
AMRRIC member and supporter Anne Fawcett is a Sydney-based small animal veterinarian and journalist who also lectures in veterinary science at the University of Sydney.   Anne has volunteered many times on remote dog health programs in the Northern Territory. Anne's committment to AMRRIC's philosophy is demonstrated in her decision to volunteer in...

Sustainable Animal Management in Kakadu

22 Dec 2014 - News
In fierce September weather our One Health Program Manager Manager Jan Allen travelled with AMRRIC volunteers Jessica Bartlett and Mell Lyttle, as well as Ark vet Stephen Cutter and vet nurse Brooke Robertson to deliver a dog health program in Kakadu National Park. The team was accompanied by Isabel McCrea, IFAW Regional Director, Oceania. Despite...

Volunteer Spotlight - Brooke Kennedy in the Central Desert

18 Dec 2014 - News, Volunteer stories
AMRRIC member and supporter, Brooke Kennedy, recently volunteered on a remote dog health program in the Central Desert region. Brooke shares her volunteering experience below.What program did you attend?Central Desert Program: Monday 24th – Friday 28th November 2014 What did you do for the program? I am a University Student doing my Honours year...

Help remote community dogs - Appeal

18 Dec 2014 - News
Over the past year, with the wonderful help of our generous donors and supporters, AMRRIC’s work has had an enormous positive impact on the health of dogs in remote Indigenous communities and on the wellbeing of their human companions. Please help us continue this work by making a donation.* Over the last financial year alone, our staff, partners...


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