Mary Brancker – a Centenary Celebration

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Friends and former colleagues of Mary Brancker CBE, one of the most influential vets of the 20th Century, met at Twycross Zoo on Sunday 17th August to celebrate the 100th anniversary of her birth. The event was organised by tza, an independent wildlife and conservation society Continue reading Mary Brancker – a Centenary Celebration

Mary Brancker Remembered

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Mary Brancker CBE became the first female President of the British Veterinary Association (BVA) in 1967.  As a practitioner she was at the forefront of her profession’s interest in zoo animals, fish and invertebrates.  She was a long time member, Continue reading Mary Brancker Remembered