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Owners are “killing pets with kindness” in the face of a UK animal obesity crisis, according to BVA president Gudrun Ravetz.

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Scientists from the University of Nottingham have taken on the role of would-be matchmakers – for a lonely and ultra-rare "lefty" snail.

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A call has been made for all UK veterinary practices to be subject to compulsory infection control inspections in a bid to combat antimicrobial resistance.

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Zoetis has launched Sileo, a novel oromucosal gel designed to help calm pets suffering noise phobias.

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The WSAVA plans to release new guidelines aimed at improving the standard of veterinary dentistry around the world.

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To mark the launch of the 2017 BVA In Practice CPD programme, the association has teamed up with programme sponsor Subaru to find a vet to give one of its Outback models the most intense test drive possible.

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The terrier type had the large nail deliberately hammered through the centre of its skull before being buried alive, said the RSPCA.

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Research into brachycephalic cats has found flatter-faced breeds have more severe respiratory problems and are likely to be less active.

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The announcement of a regionalised approach to eliminating bTB in Wales has been welcomed by the British Veterinary Association.

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Dave Nicol explains how, when it comes to getting good outcomes for pets in the consulting room, it’s all about performance – and not clinical performance, either.

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Digital media has revolutionised the way many vets and VNs fulfil their CPD obligations. Accessing learning online is often cheaper, faster and more convenient than traditional modalities. So, is there still a case to be made for event-based learning? James Westgate reports.

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Andy Durham outlines some diagnostic and treatment approaches to ulceration of the cornea presenting in horses.

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Laura Cole and Dominic Barfield discuss diagnosis and emergency management of hypoglycaemia in dogs, including two case examples.

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Isabel Manning advises on approaching a poultry consultation in practice, to help get the most out of the process.

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Lee-Anne Oliver considers specific diseases that can be brought on to the farm when introducing flock replacements, and what biosecurity principles should be implemented.

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Julian Norton, who found fame on Channel 5 documentary The Yorkshire Vet has written a book that recounts his adventures within the profession from his formative years to the present day.

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Karen Perry discusses medical, nutritional and environmental treatment options for this orthopaedic condition.

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Jon Bowen discusses various ways to manage or desensitise canine and feline patients to common loud noises.

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