Results from a straw poll held at London Vet Show revealed overwhelming support for evidence-based regulations to restrict the type of animals kept in UK homes.5 mins
Animal health agencies call for a continued close relationship between the UK and EU on animal medicines safety, regulation and supply.
Veterinary student experiment uncovers microbes that inhibited the growth of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and others that tackled multi-drug resistant Escherichia coli.
AniPoc Handheld Monitor enables clinicians to conduct a single-step ear prick test to diagnose and monitor anaemia in dogs, cats and horses in 10 seconds.
The University of Liverpool’s first BSAVA Student Conference will feature 30 speakers across two days, with sessions designed to enhance day one clinical skills.
“In almost 30 years as a vet, I have never come across a case like this one,” said vet Rod Beardshall, as foreign body found to be needle-sharp wooden implement swallowed at barbecue eight weeks earlier.
Last year, Pet Blood Bank collected more than 1,000 units of blood and dispatched more than 3,000 life-saving blood products to vets throughout the UK.
Actiphage, which is based on advanced bacteriophage research, can detect live mycobacteria in blood or milk in six hours, allowing affected cattle to be identified quickly.
Belgian Malinois Mali recognised for heroic actions on front line in Afghanistan by the presentation of the prestigious PDSA Dickin Medal.