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Murdoch University students meat the challenge

July 18th, 2017

Murdoch University’s team returned victorious from the Intercollegiate Meat Judging competition, placing a close third behind the University of Melbourne and the Texas A&M. Third year animal science student Rachel Cruickshank and fourth year Veterinary student Bridie Luers performed exceptionally well, with Rachel crowned champion in the beef eating quality class and Bridie taking out reserve champion individual in beef carcass judging. In the team awards, Murdoch students Bridie Luers, Rachel Cruickshank, Harriet Moss and Keely McGregor took out reserve champion team in the lamb carcass judging, questions and reasons and primal ID and retail cut identification.

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Free dog dental check-ups for fun run finishers

August 6th, 2015

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Fantastically fit pet dogs who participate in the sixth annual Dog N Jog fun run at Murdoch University on Sunday, August 16, will receive a free dental health check from vet lecturers and students.

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High-tech scanner is a WA first

November 13th, 2013

The Murdoch University Veterinary Hospital (MUVH) has unveiled a high-tech diagnostic tool – the first of its kind in Western Australia.

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Future bright for agriculture after whirlwind tour

September 5th, 2013

Murdoch University Animal Science students connected theory with hands-on industry practice on a recent five-day tour of agricultural enterprises in WA’s South-West.

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Venerated vet receives Order of Australia

June 13th, 2013

A passion for the wellbeing of animals, and those who treat them, has earned Dr Paul Davey one of the nation's highest honours – an Order of Australia medal.

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Assessing the threats to black cockatoos

December 22nd, 2011

Murdoch University researchers are investigating the health of wild black cockatoo populations in Western Australia’s south west.

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New vet surgery to be opened by minister

December 8th, 2011

The new state of the art Veterinary Surgery Teaching Facility at Murdoch University will be officially opened by Senator Chris Evans, the Minister for Tertiary Education, on Tuesday, December 13.

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Veterinary students benefit from new surgery teaching facility

May 23rd, 2011

New state of the art surgery facilities at Murdoch University’s School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences have enhanced the education and training of veterinary students.

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