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It is vital vets are valued equally, irrespective of gender, said the BVA's new president in response to a report that found women returning to work after having children fell even further behind men in earning power.

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Figures showing almost half of young vets had concerns about their mental health in the past year are almost certainly under-reported, according to Vetlife Helpline chairman Rosie Allister.

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The 18th European Society of Veterinary Orthopaedics and Traumatology Congress addressed some of the big issues in the field, from joint disease and bone abnormalities to reconstructive surgery.

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A free webinar to help potential veterinary students decide whether they want to enter the profession – and what to do if they choose to – will take place in October.

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To mark the 10th annual World Rabies Day today, Mission Rabies is putting into practice this year's theme of "Educate. Vaccinate. Eliminate".

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Farmers signed up to the scheme could market their animals as being at lower risk of contracting or passing on the disease, says Cattle Health Certification Standards.

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Find out why more and more veterinary practices are using Manx Telecom’s Chameleon Direct SIMs to get the best mobile phone coverage when out on call.

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Virbac and VN Times asked veterinary nurses and other members of the profession to share their top tips to encourage reluctant pets to eat.

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Feline hypertension is a significant problem in clinical practice that causes morbidity and mortality in ageing cats.

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Kit Sturgess covers diagnostics and therapy methods regarding inflammation of the bladder wall in cats and dogs.

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Peter Edmondson explains the need for, and how to get farmers on board with, a control plan for this condition as a means to reduce antibiotic use and save money.

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Andy Durham and Shelly Hann discuss some exotic diseases that potentially pose a risk of incursion into the UK, including country of origin, various clinical signs and methods of treatment.

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Emi Barker describes the causes and risk factors of pancreatitis in dogs, various signs, diagnosis, and management options involving fluids, drug therapy and nutrition.

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Rebecca Robinson, in the second of a two-part article, explains in more detail methods of fluid therapy available, choosing the required one and rates of administration.

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Claire Bloor looks at the prevalence of epilepsy in dogs, as well as diagnosis and treatment developments to help VNs advise clients and patients.

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