Smith, D., Dougherty, K. & Yates, K. (2015). Ensuring standards of clinical care provided by veterinary nurses through regulation, registration and accredited training
The gestation of veterinary nursing as a recognised and self-regulated profession in the United Kingdom can be best described as long and difficult. Caught between the twin e...
Cooper, B. & Smith, D. (2015). Veterinary Nurse training in the UK
Veterinary Nursing in the UK is still a relatively young profession. Whilst it is known that there were animal nurses in existence in the late 1800’s the role and title ‘Veter...
Fraser, M. (2012). Study to investigate impact of SBV on Scottish farmers.
Fraser, M. (2010). Landward, BBC Scotland. Veterinary aspects of backyard hens.
Interview with Sarah Mack about the health of backyard hens
Fraser, M. (2008). Antibacterial resistance and bacterial carriage of computer keyboards
Smith, D. (2008). The Mathematical Dog.
Extraordinary Animals Season 2 Episode 1 S2E1
Maggie is a seven-year-old Jack Russell that can do simple mathematical calculations by tapping correct answers using her paw. ...
Smith, D. (2008). Mongrels 'smarter than their pedigree chums'
Mongrels are cleverer than pedigree dogs, according to research.
A study by Dr David Smith of Aberdeen University's department of animal sciences shows that crossbred dogs h...
Fraser, M. (2006). Student experiences of computer based distance learning and their application to future development of modular programmes
Clyne, H. & Kennedy, J. (2001). A Simulation of Interactions Between the Critically Endangered North Atlantic Right Whale Eubalaena glacialis and Shipping using Dynamically Variable Temporal Granularity to Minimise Run Time. In Ghassemi, F., White, D., Cuddy, D. & Nakanishi, T. (Eds.). MODSIM 2001 : International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 10-13 December 2001 : integrating models for natural resources management across disciplines, issues and scales : proceedings, 813-818. ISBN 867405252
Collisions with ships are a major cause of mortality (~35%) for the severely endangered North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis, currently numbering only around 370 ind...
Fraser, M. (2001). Avian allergic skin disease
A great deal of controversy surrounds whether or not allergic skin disease actually exists in birds. Many reports of allergic skin disease are anecdotal and little research ha...
Girling, S. J., Naylor, A., Brown, D., Richardson, D., Harley, J., Fraser, M. & Milne, E. (2014). Grass sickness (equine dysautonomia) in 8 Przewalski’s horses (Equus ferus przewalskii)
Girling, S. J., Fraser, M., Pizzi, R., Brown, D., Gow, D. & Campbell-Palmer, R. (2014). Health screening and results for water voles (Arvicola amphibius) released in England since 2012
Fraser, M. (1993). Clinical Research Abstract - Studies of the metabolism of fatty acids by Malassezia pachydermatis
Girling, S. J., Harley, J., Fraser, M., Pizzi, R., Naylor, A., Brown, D. & Richardson, D. (2015). Successful long-term management of an outbreak of Johne’s disease (Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis) in a wild ungulate collection using vaccination after a test and cull policy
Girling, S. J., Fraser, M., Pizzi, R., Brown, D., Gow, D., Northey, R. & Campbell-Palmer, R. (2014). Health screening of captive bred water voles released in England
It has been estimated that over the course of the last century the water vole (Arvicola amphibius) has undergone a range decline in mainland Britain in excess of 90%. This spe...