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Charity clinic founder recognised for community work

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A RECENT graduate who, while at vet school, set up a clinic offering free advice and treatment for dogs owned by people living rough or in temporary housing has received a special award from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).

Ruby Shorrock, who qualified from Glasgow this summer, received IFAW's veterinary award at the charity's Animal Action Awards at the House of Lords on October 18. Dr Shorrock established the Trusty Paws Clinic in Glasgow two years ago, having become aware of the challenges faced by homeless …

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