Animal Care

Why study Animal Care? Here’s what our students are hoping to do with their knowledge and experience…

We asked our Animal Care students what they would like to do with their qualifications once they have completed their course, and the results are rather lovely:   Animal Behaviourist,...

Animal Behaviour and Welfare Visit

Earlier in the week, the Animal Behaviour & Welfare degree class from Aberdeen Campus, attended the biannual Animal Welfare Day at the Roslin Institute in Edinburgh. The event was in...

Chinchilas

World Animal Day – Aberdeen Campus

  Yoda & BB8 Chinchillas from the Animal Care Unit, Aberdeen Campus BB8 – 1 year & 9 months old. BB8’s Story: The Animal Care Unit purchased BB8’s mum, Anakin,...

Girl riding on horse back

Crowds flock to Barony Open Day

A sunny bright afternoon brought nearly 3000 visitors to 2017’s Open Day at Barony Campus. The day was a great success allowing the public to get up close to everything that...

A flying fox bat

5 facts about bats

April 17th is Bat Appreciation Day. Here at SRUC, we love all creatures great and small, so we’ve compiled 5 facts about the children of the night. Let’s start with...

Distance Learning students gathered at the February 2017 Aberdeen Study Weekend

February 2017 is Distance Learning month

SRUC offers a broad range of courses across its six campuses, from Activity Tourism to Veterinary Nursing and everything in between. However, on-campus study isn’t a suitable option for millions of...

New Developments in Animal Welfare Research Conference

All SRUC Edinburgh Applied Animal Science students attended a conference on Animal Welfare Research. The conference was held at the new Roslin Institute Building at Easter Bush, and all (1st-4th...