The Advanced Veterinary Nursing BSc (Hons) program at the Dundalk Institute of Technology is a one-year undergraduate degree designed to provide students with a comprehensive education in veterinary nursing. The program features a combination of lectures, seminars, and practical experience in veterinary clinics, providing students with hands-on experience in caring for animals. The curriculum covers topics such as animal anatomy, physiology and pathology; first aid; nutrition and husbandry; clinical practice; surgery and anaesthesia; and pharmacology. With a strong emphasis on professional development, graduates of this program will be well-prepared for careers as Registered Veterinary Nurses working in animal hospitals or other related fields such as research laboratories or industry settings. They may also pursue further studies leading towards advanced degrees such as Master's or Doctoral programs allowing them to become experts within their chosen field while making meaningful contributions towards improving animal health outcomes worldwide.