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Jul7

Yellow Waters to the Red Rock - report from Ilana Hoffman

7 Jul 2012 - Volunteer stories
Over the past two weeks I have participated in two inspiring AMRRIC field trips. The first was to Kakadu National Park where we set up surgery in several small communities. The second was to Mutitjulu a community at the base of Uluru. The AMRRIC dog health program improves animal welfare through treating parasites and controls the population...
Jul1

Supporting AMRRIC’s work

1 Jul 2012 - News
Support from the federal Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) has been critical to AMRRIC’s funding and growth. Following a meeting between Minister Jenny Macklin, AMRRIC President Dr Ted Donelan and CEO Julia Hardaker, the department has confirmed enhanced funding in recognition of AMRRIC’s work in...
Jul1

Member Profile - Ruth Pye

1 Jul 2012 - Volunteer stories
"The value of dogs as companions and protectors is recognized across cultures, and as part of these dog health programs, we are very lucky to be so readily accepted by the communities in which we work simply because people appreciate their dogs being cared for." I graduated from UQ in 1994 and started on the fairly typical career path of mixed...
Jun30

Animal Protection Society of Samoa - Volunteer positions

30 Jun 2012 - News
Volunteer Veterinarian September - December 2012 Animal Protection Society of Samoa are looking for a medium – term volunteer veterinarian between September and December 2012. The APS clinic has been really busy lately and we would love to be able to continue providing our excellent animal health service to the community. The veterinarian would be...
Jun15

Sentient The Veterinary Institute for Animal Ethics

15 Jun 2012 - News
Sentient is an independent forum and lobby group that aims to bring the recognition of animals as sentient beings to the national agenda and to ensure that their needs are appropriately and ethically addressed by governments, industry and the public. As a veterinary driven body, Sentient offers scientific reflection within an ethical framework to...
Jun13

AMRRIC Conference 2012

13 Jun 2012 - News
Outback dogs - challenges and solutions for Indigenous communities, animals and public health Presented in partnership with the Department of Animal Science, University of New England Location: Oorala Aboriginal Centre, University of New England (UNE ), Armidale, NSWDate: October 12th  9 - 5pm and October 13th 9 - 12pm Price includes all...
Jun10

Welcome Mary Paton

10 Jun 2012 - News
Mary Paton has joined the AMRRIC team as part-time Administrative and Executive Support. Her diverse skills and experience mean she is already tackling a much broader role, and her love of animals – she is Secretary of the Greyhound Adoption Program NT and has two retired ex-racing greyhounds at home – make her a perfect team member. Mary worked...
Jun8

New Website Launch

8 Jun 2012 - News
AMRRIC has launched a new website – visit us on www.amrric.org. The new look is timely – the organisation will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year and the website reflects the incredible achievements of the past 10 years. As well as updates on AMRRIC’s work in the field, volunteer opportunities and special projects such as its Reconciliation...
Jun7

Kakadu Outstations Animal Population Management Project

7 Jun 2012 - News
AMRRIC was successful in attaining an NRETAS 2011-2012 EnvironmeNT Grant – Kakadu Outstations’ Invasive Species – to deliver animal management programs in the outstations of Kakadu National Park. With the assistance of the 2 local aboriginal corporations - Warnbi and Gundjheimi- and Parks Australia, the veterinary team of Stephen Cutter, Jan Allen...
Jun1

Dr Phil Larwill assists the Borroloola dog health program

1 Jun 2012 - News
I recently had the opportunity and luck to visit Borroloola on the western coast of the Gulf of Carpentaria, to assist Mabunji Aboriginal Resource Centre in continuing its successful program of dog health in the local communities, camps and outstations. It was my first trip to this part of Australia and, being at the end of a late Wet, the country...

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