An Irish Clinical Perspective: Biosecurity and the role of Veterinary Ireland Meta Osborne MVB CertESM MRCVS EDUCATION + COMMUNICATION + PARTNERSHIP What is Veterinary Ireland? The representative body for vets in Ireland (1200 members) Committed to improving animal health & welfare
An Irish Clinical Perspective:Biosecurityand the role of Veterinary Ireland
Meta Osborne MVB CertESM MRCVS
Biosecurity?........sounds a bit woolly to me!
“management practices that minimise and prevent the movement of disease on, off and within a venue”
(Animal Health Australia, 2009)
Equipment and tack
Ostrich attitude is never a good idea!
“hope is not an infection control strategy – you have to work at it!
Dr Scott Weese DVM, University of Guelph