David Harwood reports on the 2016 meeting of the Goat Veterinary Society, which saw presentations from guest speakers on topics such as bluetongue and disbudding kids.20 mins
Royal Canin’s veterinary support manager, Katy Smith, steps into the Examination Room.
Lotfi El Bahri discusses how this low-cost medication can be dangerous for small animals and how to spot signs of intoxication.
Scientists recommend new programmes to identify the degree of antimicrobial resistance in UK food at retail level.
Veterinary schools are being urged to teach students how to spot the clinical signs of a vector-borne disease that could prove more devastating and costly than the foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in 2001.
The UK’s chief veterinary officer has welcomed a report revealing a significant reduction in the use of antibiotics in UK food-producing animals, but warned companion animal vets: “You’re not off the hook by any means.”