Humans of Agriculture

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Change, Impact and an Obligation for Animal Welfare with Michael Patching

Michael Patching is an Australian Veterinarian based in Singapore. With a Masters in Animal Welfare Ethics & Law from Edinburgh University, Patcho is driven by making change and having impact. Within animal welfare, he wants to see some basic, yet difficult changes occur and he see’s this as an obligation.

Patcho grew up in the suburbs of Perth and from a young age knew that he wanted to be a Vet.

His career, may have well taken a secondary seat to his love of Rugby. Travelling the world as a semi-professional player his footy career took him to play rugby, and work as a vet in Australia, New Zealand, Europe and across Asia.