1942-reg-wooldridge

The Animal Health Trust is born…

Reginald Wooldridge, President of the National Veterinary Medical Association (now the British Veterinary Association), forms the Veterinary Educational Trust, which later becomes known as the Animal Health Trust. He wanted to apply the same advances being made in human medicine through research, to veterinary medicine in order to improve the health and welfare of animals. 75 years on, the need for this is even more apparent…