The founding director of the Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine believes the UK should expand guidelines to provide the widest spectrum of accepted choices for both vets and clients.4 mins
Vets experiencing shortages can now apply online for an import certificate for alternative products from outside the UK via the directorate’s Special Imports Scheme.
Research suggests gene-edited pigs could effectively limit replication of the virus, and reduce associated clinical signs and mortality.
Medivet has created 50 EMS champion clinics with designated ”EMS Champion” in each to act as a mentor to students.
New electronic sheep reporting system will fulfil European requirements for the continuation of trade post-Brexit and improve traceability in the event of a disease outbreak.
Animal shelters in major German cities have potential solution to problem of “impulse” adoption of pets as Christmas presents.
In one of two studies shedding fresh light on the complexity of the UK badger/bTB problem it was revealed almost one in five badgers tested positive for the disease.
StreetVet has won a £100,000 donation from Animal Friends Pet Insurance after a six-week public vote.
UK’s biggest supplier of IsoFlo suggests vets might consider if routine procedures can be postponed until practices have access to further supplies in February/March.
A well-documented condition affecting young and adult horses, less is known about equine gastric ulceration syndrome and its pathogenesis in the foal. Lars Lerche Mortensen offers advice on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of this condition.
The VMA Annual Awards are the premier veterinary marketing event of the year and provide a unique platform to showcase and reward the industry’s skill, creativity and professionalism in marketing its products and services.
At a time when veterinary practices are facing some big challenges, it has never made more sense to be a SPVS member.