“Massive hole” left in practice after Essex Veterinary Society president dies in road collision while cycling to work.4 mins
Winner of the BVA’s new award spoke of her delight before giving Vet Times Live an exclusive video interview at London Vet Show.
AnimalhealthEurope pledge pinpoints 2025 for the delivery of 25 clear, measurable global actions to improve the prevention, detection and treatment of disease, and delivery of new vaccines.
Former head of surgery at the University of Cambridge Department of Veterinary Medicine joins Grove Referrals in Norfolk.
Removal of a grossly enlarged kidney by an RCVS specialist in small animal medicine (internal) gives feline youngster a new chance of life.
The association, along with its official research publication the Equine Veterinary Journal, is offering practical support and enhancing knowledge during European Antibiotic Awareness Day.
VN "ambassadors" will reach out to primary school-age children to interest them in the profession, and help to encourage diversity.4 mins
The new framework – drawn up by a working group of VN council members and the RCVS director of veterinary nursing – brings “disparate policies into a unified whole”.
The winner of the inaugural award, in memory of Louise O'Dwyer, was revealed at Vets Now's Emergency and Critical Care Congress.
Event aims to bring the world’s leading emergency and critical care experts together in one room to share their knowledge with vets and VNs.
“Treating patients on a limited budget” will be the theme for the only veterinary congress to be held in the south-west of the UK.
An RVN from the University of Glasgow wants nurses and veterinary care assistants to take part in a study that will put such procedures under the microscope.
Webinar, by Virbac and The Webinar Vet, includes information on a new veterinary approach to boost trace mineral availability for use in cattle health and performance.3 mins
“Early-age protection of calves through intranasal vaccination can help prevent pneumonia and positively impact a calf’s productive future.” – Kat Baxter-Smith of MSD Animal Health.
Sedadex, which contains the active ingredient dexmedetomidine, is indicated for sedation and analgesia, and for premedication prior to general anaesthesia in dogs and cats.
The product – Versican Plus Bb Oral – is expected to be available in most European countries by the end of 2019.
New performance checklist to help vets develop action plans for farmers to optimise herd health.
The app is currently being rolled out across all Vets4Pets practices, with new practices being added on a monthly basis.
New study investigates the genetic mechanisms that make an animal resilient to weather conditions, allowing it to maintain performance at a time of mounting climate change.4 mins
Two-day conference and exhibition-led event, which blazed trail for similar shows across the world, is back at ExCeL London for its 11th staging.
Leading UK researcher on canine OA describes the study, by a team at the US pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly’s laboratories, as “well planned and executed”.
RSPCA’s manifesto includes goals for higher welfare farming, tougher sentencing for cruelty crimes, an end to live exports and for animal welfare to be taught in UK schools.
In off-site circumstances, use of smartphones could speed up the decision-making process and enhance patient outcomes.
The latest UK Veterinary Antibiotic Resistance and Sales Surveillance Report also revealed a reduction in sales of highest priority critically important antibiotics.
New community set up by veterinary surgeons will help colleagues find financial freedom, and plan more fruitful and fullfilling careers.4 mins
“I would like to thank Simon Innes for his commitment to the company and congratulate him for the considerable achievements made by the group during his tenure” – CVS group chairman Richard Connell.
Group will be talking partnerships at London Vet Show (14 to 15 November) in a bid to boost branch partner numbers across Medivet.
VetPartners snaps up three Italian practices – with another three set to be acquired by the end of the year.
Events for those taking the Certificate of Veterinary Practice Management will be taking place across the UK in March 2020.
Anyone planning to attend SPVS-VMG Congress 2020 will benefit from reduced, members-only ticket fee reduction if they sign up before 31 October.