Britain is a nation that is in love with the animals. Actually, most of the people love them a lot. There are millions of pets and farms in the world and all of the animals need vets. That is why it is important to have enough clever and qualified vets to make sure – every animal that needs veterinary assistance will get it on time. So, it is important to publicize this kind of problems. CBBC has found probably the best way to make this problem public. There is a game – TV show created which is named ‘Junior Vets’. There were filmed over 10 episodes. Each episode takes about 30 minutes. But one episode involves much more than only half an hour actions. It combines kids and specialists, theory and practice. Although, kids are very young they can be real vets. It is a real action show which develops youth to be sensitive to human and animals as well. So, this show is designed not only for kids but for everybody who cares about animals and their welfare.
Six young, enthusiastic and ordinary kids have been chosen to participate in this TV show game. It is said, that there were thousand applicants who wanted to help injured animals and poor pets. But only the best have the opportunity to learn a lot about veterinary. Moreover, they have a chance to transfer their knowledge to the reality and practice. They have many challenges to face and overcome some barriers like helping vets with a caesarean on a pregnant cow, fitting a potential future champion foal with a microchip or assisting with the diagnosis of an injured lion, doing surgery and so on. The players have the best help – vets and animal experts at Edinburgh University’s Royal School of Veterinary Studies. They explains about many vet’s casual situations clearly to the players and to the show viewers as well. The show presenter is Alex Riley. He is an animal lover and great presenter. But… do not forget it is a game, not only a TV show. So, every young player has to compete and to reveal that he is the best vet not only because he is successful at this but also because he is sensitive, confident and calm. Children compete for the title of Head Junior Vet at the end of the series. Who will be the best young vet? CBBC will help you to find it out.
What is takes to be a vet? It is hard to imagine unless you have tried to. Working for the better world gives a lot to you back. The feeling that you just have saved animal or just have made its being better, is wonderful. It is a hard and tiresome job but healthy and happy animals and appreciated their owners smiles are the best reward for the efforts placed. So, turn on ‘Junior Vets’ show and learn together about being a vet and making animals happy.