Vet Andrew Draper, father of a teenage diabetic son, to set out on a 340km bike ride to raise money for research aimed at finding a cure for type-one diabetes.

5 mins

After months of gathering evidence, the BVA has set out its comprehensive vision for animal health and disease monitoring in the UK in a report developed by its surveillance working group.

8 mins

Association uses Mental Health Awareness Week to encourage vets to “open up” about well-being and give more support to one another at work.

6 mins

Surrey-based animal hospital awarded top status in all four categories entered in royal college’s Practice Standards Scheme assessment.

3 mins

Joint educational institution by Keele University in Staffordshire and Harper Adams University in Shropshire will open its doors to students in two years’ time.

6 mins

Cancer survivor Kerry Allison braves Moroccan Sahara temperatures reaching 40°C-plus while battling rationed water, sandstorms, scorpions and carrying all her equipment and food needed for self-sufficiency.

5 mins

Association uses Mental Health Awareness Week to encourage vets to “open up” about well-being and give more support to one another at work.

6 mins

Emily Richardson, a veterinarian at welfare charity Mayhew, is surprised feline neutering is not a routine activity for most vets, and has been teaching in Portugal.

7 mins

Jan Stevenson has been head nurse, community nurse and consulting nurse in her time, and is thrilled today's RVNs are "seen as valued members of the team".

5 mins

Veterinary professionals looking to advance their academic career can apply for two open programmes from the charitable division of the BSAVA.

5 mins

Northumberland-based veterinary nurse Lauren Bell will spend three weeks on a Thai island to lend her skills to help wild and domestic animals.

5 mins

VN Futures-themed evening will explore work flexibility from employer perspective and benefits of job sharing, followed by a panel discussion.

5 mins

HatchPak IB H120 NeO, from Boehringer Ingelheim, adds to the existing NeO range, which includes leading poultry vaccines Avinew NeO and Gallivac IB88 NeO.

2 mins

With almost a third of the national herd not given internal teat sealant when drying off, experts recommend action at the National Mastitis Council meeting in Arizona.

5 mins

Flavoured tablets designed to aid dogs as they age by improving peripheral and cerebral vascular blood circulation and boosting oxygen to organs and muscles.

4 mins

Vets put on alert as supermarket chain issues a product recall for foods found to contain excessive levels of vitamin D.

3 mins

Researchers use “reverse genetics“ approach to engineer live-attenuated influenza vaccine – the first new equine flu vaccine in 25 years.

4 mins

European Medicines Agency advises application caution after ocular damage from accidental exposure to popular otitis externa treatment reported.

6 mins

Staff from The College of Animal Welfare have been put through their paces by the Royal Army Veterinary Corps in preparation for the upcoming 10k race for charity.

2 mins

New Royal College of Nursing guidance will support hospitals and other health care services to explore use of animal therapy.

3 mins

A total of 2,228 French bulldog clinical records were anaylised as part of the RVC-based VetCompass project, which has indicated a looming welfare crises for the breed.

9 mins

Ahead of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s nuptials this weekend, residents at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home Old Windsor centre participated in a special street party to mark the royal wedding.

4 mins

A weekend of sporting activitives, well-being workshops and an appearance by the real-life Forrest Gump will all be part of the inaugural event.

5 mins

Wearing a red “Bubba Gump Shrimp Co” cap, and allowing his hair and beard to grow wild, Rob Pope embarked on epic charity challenge running more than 15,500 miles across the US.

6 mins

Biggest investment in York veterinary hospital sees creation of upgraded facilities for animals, owners and staff.

3 mins

Boehringer Ingelheim launches service designed to aid horse vets in ensuring their client databases comply with data protection law coming into force on 25 May.

4 mins

Surrey-based animal hospital awarded top status in all four categories entered in royal college’s Practice Standards Scheme assessment.

3 mins

Following the takeover of 19 practices in the Yorkshire-based White Cross Vets group, Independent Vetcare now encompasses 243 practice groups across 583 practice sites in the UK and Northern Ireland.

7 mins

West Yorkshire-based veterinary referral centre transformed into eco-friendly premises after investing thousands of pounds in on-site equipment to reduce carbon footprint.

3 mins

Solihull-based referral practice continues to expand with new kit as part of a £1 million extension and addition to its team.

4 mins