14th November 2014
Founder and senior clinician of Fitzpatrick Referrals Noel Fitzpatrick will be receiving one of twelve awards being presented to distinguished Alumni of University College Dublin in honour of his outstanding contribution and pioneering work in the treatment of small animals.
Following the largest and most comprehensive survey ever of UCD Alumni, there was a call for UCD to publicly celebrate the most successful alumni across all disciplines and honour them as role models.
A public request for nominations was followed by a rigorous adjudication and selection process whereby awardees were...
13th November 2014
It is with profound sadness that we have allowed our lovely friend “Kayak” to pass away peacefully today. All of the nurses and clinicians involved are deeply sad as they had grown to know and love her in these past few days. We had all done our very best to support her both emotionally and physically over these difficult days, but unfortunately her ordeal had resulted in irreparable damage to her internal organs.
We applaud the kindness of Many Tears Animal Rescue who cared so deeply, and also the wonderfully kind people who rescued her before she came to us. The entire team at Fitzpatrick...
5th November 2014
Fitzpatrick Referrals have recently expanded their Neurology service by the welcome addition of ECVN Specialist Dr Colin Driver who joined in October 2014.
Colin graduated with honours from the RVC in 2008 where he subsequently undertook a one year rotating internship and three year residency in Neurology and Neurosurgery, which was combined with a joint PhD programme with the University of Ghent, Belgium.
Colin, from London, is particularly interested in the diagnosis and treatment of syringomyelia, epilepsy, novel neuroradiology techniques and neuro-oncology.
Clare Rusbridge who has...
9th October 2014
We are delighted to announce that the widely popular and loved TV show the Supervet will be returning to the small screen on the 15th October, 8pm on Channel 4 for a brand new four part series.
The TV phenomenon captured the hearts and minds of animal lovers everywhere when Fitzpatrick Referrals opened its doors for viewers to experience the highs and lows of our innovative veterinary referral practice and welcome in patients with life challenging conditions.
Viewers of Series One will remember the incredible stories of animals from up and down the country, including Thai rescue dog Daphne,...
22nd September 2014
We are proud to be hosting The Companion Cavalier Club Annual Health Seminar this year at the practice conference centre:
HEALTH SEMINAR – SUNDAY 19th OCTOBER 2014
10.00 – 10.30 a.m
Registration & Coffee
10.30 – 11.30 a.m
Dr Clare Rusbridge - CM/SM Overview, Research, Current Treatment
11.30 – 12.00 p.m
12.00 - 1.00 p.m
Lucy Montague – First Aid for Dogs
1.00 – 2.00 p.m