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For Equine Vets Everywhere

Real Life Accounts

You are not alone... the chances are that another equine vet has experienced similar problems and challenges facing pregnancy/maternity leave/juggling childcare and a job or just trying to find that elusive work-life balance. We hope that the real life (anonymous) accounts below may give you some guidance on how to tackle the trials and tribulations of equine practice and parenthood. 

If you would like to contribute your own story then please contact us via mumsvet@beva.org.ukPlease note that all views expressed are those of the authors and not that of BEVA

Post Natal Depression - it happens to other people right?

Becoming mother to an angel: having the table turned on end of life decisions

Kids, cancer and career changes

The nearly grandmum

How to cope when your body says no

IVF: A second story - Points for Persistence

Coping with IVF in practice

Farewell... From the other side of the consult table

Dealing with cancer, death and small children

Being a Mum and A Director

Riding the Highs and Lows of Pregnancy, Parenthood and Professional Life

A Nurse's Story

An Au Pair's View

Au Pairs: a wonderful option or woeful wages?

Having It All?

Emily's Story

Beth's Story

The Juggling Act

Working Part Time

When to tell your employer

Agghhhh!!! It’s the holiday!!!!

The 'Bad' Pregnancy