The British Veterinary Association has announced it will be joining the global End Rabies Now campaign ahead of the 10th World Rabies Day on 28 September.4 mins
More than a third of the UK's horses (38%) have been recorded as suffering from health problems in figures from the eighth National Equine Health Survey (NEHS).
Royal Canin is offering veterinary professionals the chance to win a free place on a dedicated practice team training course.
The price of a discarded plastic soft drink bottle could be the key to physical and mental well-being for cats, according to an expert in companion animal behaviour.
Sean Wensley has concluded his year as BVA president with his final address at BVA Members’ Day 2016, held at the eco-friendly At-Bristol Science Centre on 22 September.
One of the country’s leading parasitologists has warned vets to be on the lookout for a new zoonotic parasite being brought into the UK by rescue dogs from eastern Europe.
Feline hypertension is a significant problem in clinical practice that causes morbidity and mortality in ageing cats.10 mins
Virbac and VN Times asked veterinary nurses and other members of the profession to share their top tips to encourage reluctant pets to eat.
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.
Kit Sturgess covers diagnostics and therapy methods regarding inflammation of the bladder wall in cats and dogs.36 mins
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.
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.
Emi Barker describes the causes and risk factors of pancreatitis in dogs, various signs, diagnosis, and management options involving fluids, drug therapy and nutrition.
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.
Claire Bloor looks at the prevalence of epilepsy in dogs, as well as diagnosis and treatment developments to help VNs advise clients and patients.