ACAAS is very proud of its very real links to industry.

As well as a network of many practices in the South East of Melbourne where our students are on placement, or employed we have network contacts at:

  • WoofPurNay Veterinary Hospital. ACAAS students complete their mentoring and practical training in the veterinary clinic located in the same complex as the college.
  • South Eastern Equine Centre. Students wishing to undertake the Equine elective receive their practical training here. South Eastern Equine is a specialist Equine Hospital located in the same complex as ACAAS and Narre Warren North Vet Clinic.
  • Ryton Park Equine: Offers equine rehabilitation with state of the art facilities, stables and practical activities for equine elective students including access to treadmill.  Visit:
  • VRH (Veterinary Referral Hospital). Students have an opportunity to participate in a practical placement program at the VRH center in Dandenong, giving them the opportunity to experience emergency veterinary medicine.
  • Melbourne Eye Vet. A veterinary eye specialist where students may get the opportunity to complete some of their practical work.
  • The Dog Space Students have an opportunity to participate in a rotation with a  Nationally Accredited dog Trainer who specialises in canine behaviour.
  • Reptile Encounters. Our wildlife & exotics elective students may complete their practical placement here.