As well as providing support and raising awareness, we want to increase understanding around these issues in the profession. A big theme that has come out of starting these conversations is how experience baby loss and infertility in the workplace. There are some specific challenges that come with facing these issues in the veterinary profession. We want to help employers and employees deal with this better.
We are working on producing a set of guidelines around baby loss and infertility in the veterinary work place. We hope these guidelines will be a source of support for the whole profession.