Brigitte Reusch is the first lecturer appointed in all of Europe who will cover rabbit medicine and surgery. Reusch will teach veterinary students this specialized topic at the Royal School of Veterinary Studies in Edinburgh, Scotland. She will also run a rabbit clinic.
The appointment reflects the growing popularity of rabbits as pets. Hopefully, awareness of rabbit health will continue to spread worldwide.
For more information, see: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/edinburgh_and_east/7878548.stm