The Worldwide Veterinary Service has until August to raise £250,000 to retain its Care for Dogs shelter in northern Thailand.3 mins
Carrick Veterinary Group, part of the CVS Group, has opened in Holywell House in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, after moving from its former premises in the town.
46% of vets working in the UK today had resolved to become a vet while they were still at primary school, according to figures released by the BVA to celebrate World Veterinary Day this Saturday (29 April).
Ambitious pair Carolyne Crowe and Brian Faulkner have successfully completed 10 marathons in 10 consecutive days for charity after crossing the finish line of the London Marathon last weekend.
Ross Allan of Pets‘n’Vets Roundhouse Veterinary Hospital in Glasgow has performed gender reassignment surgery on a Jack Russell terrier.
Specialist veterinary virology, serology and DNA diagnostics company Biobest Laboratories is offering a new PCR test service for porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV).
Equine vets wanting to enhance their orthopaedic skills can do so at a CPD event taking place later this year.
Practices can register for the UK’s third Pet Allergy Week, set for 5-11 June 2017.
The Essex-based vet is suspended for two months for failing to hold professional indemnity insurance or equivalent arrangements.
Sarah Caney provides details on how to spot the clinical signs of this fairly common disorder, which mainly affects older cats, and how to appropriately manage it.24 mins
Emma Gerrard explains the usual causes of vomiting in cats and dogs to equip VNs with useful knowledge when performing triage.
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Cara Hallowell-Evans and Gayle Hallowell discuss best practice methods of performing a worming egg count and how to interpret the results.26 mins
Catherine Bovens discusses various methods of diagnosis and treatment for this common autoimmune disease present in dogs.
Laura Muir, veterinary student and double European Athletics Indoor Champion, steps into the Examination Room for a chat with Holly Kernot.
Lorraine Peschard details the causes and treatment options for vestibular syndrome.
Alex Gough casts his eye over more companion animal research and studies, including one on degenerative mitral valve disease in cavalier king Charles spaniels.
Sara Pedersen runs through full treatment options and prevention strategies – and outlines best foot-bathing practices.
Adam Martin explains how obstetric examinations are fundamentally the same, starting with reasonable history taking and progressing through an obstetrical examination to manipulation practices.
Owen Atkinson delves into the history of the herd health plan, before explaining why “herd health management” is perhaps a better term – and going on to explain how vets could successfully implement excellent on-farm protocols.
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RVN Louise O’Dwyer discusses the importance of nutrition in emergency situations, exploring calorie requirements, assisted feeding and the wonderful world of feeding tubes.36 mins
Ariane Neuber discusses the ways VNs can help cats, dogs and their owners prevent or combat allergic skin diseases.
RVN and BVNA council member Stacey Bullock tries to get the non-training practices among you on board…
RVN Helen Russell shares her journey to becoming a practice owner and how, if they wish, fellow veterinary nurses can do the same.
VN Times editor Rebecca Hubbard takes a look inside a practice doing things a bit differently, and chats to its director of nursing about its aims and ambitions.
Hany Elsheikha advises VNs on how to relay worm control information to their clients, using his so-called "ten commandments for effective worm control".
RVN Laura Lacey discusses whether treatment for these two ectoparasites should be addressed at the same time – rather than apart – by VNs and, in turn, their clients.
ROYAL CANIN® is excited to announce the launch of Feline Anallergenic, an innovative new product specifically formulated to assist in the nutritional management of adult cats with ingredient and nutrient intolerance.
Parasitologist Ian Wright, head of ESCCAP UK & Ireland, discusses tapeworms in UK cats, their significance, treatment and control.
Nick Young explains how a willingness to embrace new ideas and technologies has become an important part of the business culture at Vetsolutions.
From now on, Denplan Pet Health Plans will be known as Simplyhealth Professionals.
Following its successful, inaugural course, Spay Academy Spain is delighted to invite all MRCVS and final year UK university veterinary students to join its professional neutering course, running from 5-9 June 2017.