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April 30, 2021
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Helping your pet adjust as normality begins to resume after lockdown – the small differences, that can make a difference!

Staying home for so long for many of us may have been a struggle. However, our furry friends have most likely loved every minute of lockdown, having their humans around to offer pats, extra walks, the odd snack here and … Continue reading

March 10, 2021
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Adult Education Budget (AEB) Funding Update

Please be aware that from the 1st August 2021, the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) will be withdrawing their Adult Education Budget contract from The College of Animal Welfare. Due to this, we are unfortunately unable to offer any … Continue reading

Pawesome career options for dog groomers

March 2, 2021
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5 Pawesome Career Options for Dog Groomers

Whether you’ve recently qualified as a dog groomer, or you’re thinking about training as a dog groomer in the future, you may be wondering about the professional career options for dog groomers. With a formal dog grooming qualification in hand, … Continue reading

Hedgehog

February 25, 2021
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Campaigning for a hedgehog friendly campus

Charlotte Barnett, one of our third year students studying for a BSc (Hons) in Veterinary Nursing, has written a guest blog post all about her campaign for a hedgehog friendly campus! Read more here… Hedgehogs are one of Britain’s most … Continue reading

cat and dog

February 15, 2021
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It’s “distinction” all around for our animal care apprentices!

As National Apprenticeship Week comes to a close, we’re delighted to announce some amazing news from our apprenticeships team: all five of our animal care apprentices who recently completed their End Point Assessments (EPA) achieved a distinction!   With the … Continue reading