The RCVS disciplinary committee has ended an inquiry against a Hampshire-based vet after it found no case of “serious” professional misconduct against him – despite finding the majority of charges against him proved.8 mins
BEVA has defended the work equine vets do to safeguard horse welfare, stating “profit must not be confused with a lack of passion”.
A vet appointment has hailed the start of a new era for a Northumberland town’s oldest veterinary practice.
The difficulties faced by practices trying to recruit experienced vets has led an increasing number to turn to new graduates. Taking on inexperienced vets can be a challenge, but when it works, the rewards to both employer and employee are substantial, says Jenny Stuart.
Calls to introduce screening of potential vet students to improve well-being in the profession have been debunked by mental health campaigners and veterinary associations.
The RVC has received a gold award from the Teaching Excellence Framework – the highest rating a university can receive.