Company Profile 

Duggan Veterinary is a leading provider of pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical products which provide animal health solutions for the animal health industry. It is also a key provider of equipment, animal health devices and complementary products into the general animal health industry across seven species areas. Duggan Veterinary has a direct presence in the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom markets with various other collaborations with partners in other EU and Non-EU markets. 

Duggan Veterinary has seen substantial growth in various areas within the business including our Continued Professional Development (CPD) courses. We are now proud to introduce Duggan Veterinary CPD Ed as our CPD division. Our new CPD courses are now available for booking and will be delivered online and onsite (adhering to Covid-19 guidelines). Our brand new state-of-the-art facilitates in central Thurles will offer a wet lab for practical training as well as a lecture room for theoretical sessions. 

Topics include Animal Remedies, Managing & Coaching, Anaesthesia, Radiology, Veterinary Dentistry, Critical Care, Ear Surgery, Eyelid Surgery, Feline Focus (Stress & FLUTD), Orthopaedics, Emergency Surgery and BOAS Surgery. 


Our CPD Business Manager 

Aoife Joyce Grad Cert VPM Cert HRM Dip AVN (Surgical) RVN

Our CPD Business Manager, Aoife Joyce has developed her passion for CPD and teaching through her various roles spanning 22 years working directly in Veterinary education. 

  • University College Dublin, School of Veterinary Medicine, Clinical Teaching Hospital 1999-2018
  • Lecturer for BSc in Veterinary Nursing, University College Dublin 2002 – 2005
  • Chairperson of Irish Veterinary Nursing Association  2002 - 2006
  • Veterinary Nursing Editor in Veterinary Ireland Journal 2002-2012
  • Lecturer for BSc in Veterinary Nursing, Napier University, Scotland 2005-2006
  • External examiner for BSc in Veterinary Nursing, Dundalk Institute of Technology 2009-2012
  • VCI Legislation & Ethics committee member 2015-2017
  • Speaker and National and International Veterinary Nursing Conferences
  • Contributor of articles in Veterinary Publications in ROI & UK
  • Further studies completed in Online Teaching & Learning, Veterinary Practice Management & Human Resource Management


For any queries, please get in touch with our CPD team by emailing or calling us on +353 (0) 504 43169.