Veterinary Sciences

The School of Veterinary Science is a world leader in its field. We advance knowledge in animal health and welfare, biosecurity, conservation and sustainable productivity. We work with governments, other universities, international and national organisations and companies to improve animal and human health.


New Zealand's only veterinary degree, accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association, allows our graduates to work in many different countries. 



Our research underpins advances in New Zealand’s industry, public health, biosecurity and animal welfare. We work with leading universities and industries worldwide.


Massey research medal winners announced
Professor Velmurugu (Ravi) Ravindran of the School of Veterinary Sciences has been named the individual winner of this year's Massey University...
Compassion fatigue low in wildlife carers
A survey of New Zealanders who work and volunteer as wildlife rehabilitators has found that most are able to keep a healthy balance despite the...
Blake Ambassador Awards for two Massey students
Two Massey students have been awarded two of the eleven highly-sought after Blake Ambassador Awards to further their passion for conservation.
International leptospirosis conference coming to Manawatū
Some of the best minds from around the globe will gather at Massey University to share learnings on a disease which harms animals and humans alike.

Tel +64 6 350 4525
Fax +64 6 350 5636

Head of School Professor Paul Kenyon

Dean of Veterinary Sciences Dr Jenny Weston

Associate Dean of BVSc  Eloise Jillings 

Associate Dean of Animal Sciences       
Dr Dave Thomas

Associate Dean BVetTech  Ms Hayley Squance


School of Veterinary Science
College of Sciences
Massey University
Private Bag 11 222
Palmerston North


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