Introduction to Ethics in Practice


This bitesize veterinary nursing CPD lecture focuses on ethics in relation to Veterinary Practice. It uses scenarios that create the ethical issue of convenience euthanasia to discuss practical ethical thinking. It gives consideration to resolving ethical dilemmas in practice and discusses why ethical debate in the workplace is a positive and necessary thing.

Learning outcomes

  • An understanding of ethical decision making in practice.
  • The confidence in making practical ethical decisions.


Katherine Spear BA(Hons) PgDip RVN MBVNA.

Peer Review:

Elaine Crory BA(Hons) MA.


This is an Accessible lecture.  It  can be viewed without the need for sound.


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