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‘Veticare’: Victoria’s Animal Justice party proposes affordable veterinary care system

Upper house MP says program would make animal healthcare more accessible for pet owners and help tackle national vet shortage

Pet owners could access free or subsidised veterinary care at public clinics under a reform proposed in Victoria by the state’s Animal Justice party.

MP Andy Meddick said the proposal to create a Medicare-like scheme – dubbed “Veticare” – would help make animal health care more affordable while also tackling a national vet shortage.

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