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A confidential charity dedicated to helping vets in crisis has revealed a near tripling of annual contacts to its anonymous helpline over the past three years.

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One of the world’s most respected specialists in veterinary internal medicine is to lecture at London Vet Show.

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A new guide has been launched to help vets refresh their knowledge of diagnosing antimicrobial infections.

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A set of global guidelines to assist vets in providing optimal companion animal welfare is being developed by the WSAVA.

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More than 500 delegates looked forward at CVS' annual conference at the Birmingham Metropole Hotel earlier this month.

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Shield Veterinary Centre in Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire celebrated with demonstrations, games and quizzes, as well as raising money for charity.

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Cardiology specialist Brigite Pedro has joined Willows Veterinary Centre and Referral Service's cardiology department in Solihull.

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A dentist with experience in both human and veterinary fields has carried out a career first by operating on a primate in pain.

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An RCVS disciplinary committee hearing has been adjourned indefinitely after respondent Roger Meacock agreed to amend his website to make it compliant with his professional responsibilities.

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Distal limb wound healing in horses is well known for being problematic, prolonged and expensive. Sarah Boys Smith considers two simple graft techniques achievable in standing, sedated patients.

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Despite never meeting him or even speaking to him, the late, great Bob Michell had a profound influence on Nick Marsh's veterinary career and on his outlook in general.

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Ian Ramsey, Susanna Spence and Emma Roberts having all been involved in a desoxycortone pivalate clinical trial, provide a review of hypoadrenocorticism, as well as suggestions for management in dogs.

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Owen Atkinson discusses various approaches towards managing this common pernicious disease affecting the bovine foot.

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Andy Durham discusses forms of protection against illnesses in horses, such as tetanus and equine arteritis virus.

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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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