Work Experience

Veterinary Students

The Holmes Veterinary and The Vet’s Place are Registered Training Practices by University College, Dublin. We work with the University to provide Extra Mural Studies and vacation work experience for undergraduates. We offer placements for all levels of Veterinary Students for small animal practice and first opinion Equine practice. All students are supervised by our experienced Veterinary Surgeons and Nurses, We aim to provide a supportive and wide variety of experience from observation and involvement in clinical work, clinical discussions and assisting with surgical procedures (as appropriate for your year of study). If you would like to be considered for a placement, please email your details to

Veterinary Nursing – Placements and Work Experience

If you are seeking a Work Placement or Work Experience as a nurse, please contact us at

Student Veterinary Nursing Roles

Our Veterinary Nurses provide skilled supportive care for sick animals as well as undertaking minor surgery, monitoring during anaesthesia, medical treatments and taking x-rays and carrying out diagnostic tests.