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Vet Trips

Have you ever thought about using your veterinary skills overseas? From Malawi and Grenada to Bulgaria and the Caribbean, we have voluntary veterinary opportunities to suit all requirements.

There are two different types of trip available, these are 'Volunteer Placements' and 'WVS Projects'. Sometimes you will be able to find job vacancies we post on behalf of our associated charities as well. Keep checking the page regularly as new placements and opportunities are constantly being uploaded.


Spay and Neuter Clinic Sofia Bulgaria

Vets, Vet Nurses

This is an amazing opportunity to take a short trip to the stunning capital city of Bulgaria to help and assist the charity Animal Rescue Sofia.The clinic will require you to be a capable vet or vet nurse with a minimum of 4 years’ experience in general practice.

Gambia Horse & Donkey Trust

Vets, Vet Nurses

WVS are pleased to be able to support GHDT in offering veterinary professionals the opportunity to join this charity on placements during the year.

Minimum placement of 2 weeks, you will be based at each of the centres for a week offering veterinary support and teaching local students and staff along the way. No previously teaching experience required.

La Senda Verde

Supporters, Vets, Vet Nurses, Vet Students, Non-Vets

WVS are delighted to have formed a partnership with La Senda Verde Animal Refuge Inc. A charity who have recently registered with WVS based near La Paz in Bolivia, who are dedicated to improving the lives of rescued Native Bolivian Wildlife, providing them with medical care, food and housing. WVS hopes to be able to support LSV with excellent volunteers so anyone thinking of a trip to South America why not drop in and volunteer at LSV.

Surgical Training for Vet Students & Vet Graduates - Goa 2018

Vets, Vet Students

We are pleased to announce the 2018 course dates at the Hicks International Training Centre in Goa where we will be offering ABC courses for newly graduated vets, veterinary students in their 3rd/4th or final year . Whether you are looking to enhance your surgical skills or refresh them this two week course will provide you with a practically focused experience in Northern Goa.

Thailand International Training Centre Student Courses 2018

Vets, Vet Students

The new ITC purpose built training centre is situated in the Hang Dong area, just outside of Chiang Mai. This is a short journey from the International airport and yet is located in the countryside, in a semi-rural location.

The centre has amazing views over the countryside and you will benefit from the fabulous facilities, whilst being able to enjoy the culture of this fascinating area of Thailand with its WATS, temples and incredible points of interest.

Vet required

Save The Dogs - Vet Position


Save the Dogs in Romania are looking to recruit an experienced, welfare focused veterinary surgeon for an initial 6-12 month contract to manage their clinic and shelter in Cernavodǎ.

To apply for this position please send your CV and associated cover letter stating your suitability for the role to

Other ways to help

"Animal welfare matters.
Let’s be the difference."

- Luke Gamble, WVS Founder