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WSAVA award winner chooses charity to receive donation

Published: 1/14/2019

Pets of homeless people to benefit from $1,000 US award... Dr Guy Weerasinghe, an Australian veterinarian and winner of the 2018 WSAVA-Hill’s ‘Next Generation’ Award, has selected Pets in the Park in Australia to receive the $1,000 US charity donation, which he received as part of his prize.  Pets in the Park cares for the pets of homeless people or those who are at risk of becoming homeless.

The WSAVA-Hill's Next Generation Award recognizes the work of a veterinarian who has graduated within the last ten years and who has contributed significantly to the betterment of companion animals, the veterinary profession and society at large. 

Check out this interview with Guy.