Life as a vet in Uganda

‘We bring animals to the local human hospital at night to use their X-ray machine’ – Jane, Belfast

Student Focus: Siobhán Regan

Siobhán (28) - who studies Vet Med in Budapest - took the scenic route to her desired career path

Student Focus: Rebecca O’ Brien

'I actually am vegan' - Rebecca (24) - a Veterinary Medicine student at UCD.

Student Focus: Siobhán Condron

Siobhán Condron (26) – a keen horse enthusiast - grew up on a farm in Offaly. She graduated with a degree in Animal Science – Equine and is now studying Veterinary Medicine in Budapest.

Student Focus: Alexandra King

Assisting with lambing on her aunt's and uncle’s farm influenced Alexandra King’s (19) career path. The Armagh native is studying Veterinary Medicine at Royal Veterinary College, London.

Student Focus: Pádraig Keating

Pádraig Keating (26) is an Animal Science graduate studying at University of Veterinary Medicine Budapest, Hungary. The Kilkenny native is the proud owner of the YellowRoad Charolais Herd.

Ireland's Vets: Dermot Casey

Practising as a vet for 40 years now, Dermot would say he never worked a day in his life. He never found it as work.

Student Focus: Peter Fagan

Catherina meets Peter Fagan, an ambitious second-year Vet Medicine student at UCD, who is also running an intensive dairy and beef operation in Westmeath.

Ireland's Vets: Meet Mary Keane- The vet who delivered a 3-legged calf!

Mary has always wanted to be a vet and is currently living the dream, juggling life as a vet and a farmer.