SPVS-VMG Congress 2021 – Europe’s largest veterinary business event – will be held from 14 to 15 May at ICC Wales in Newport.

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“The task force recognises the need for more flexibility in our temporary guidance, so that veterinary surgeons can use their professional judgement to decide what is the most suitable approach in each individual case” – RCVS president Mandisa Greene.

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Letters have been sent to vet and vet nurse training practices to urge ongoing support for the UK’s future veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses.

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Practice owner and veterinary business consultant Brian Faulkner is running a marathon every day in August to raise cash for the charity.

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Government announces changes that will reduce the risk of practices in England being forced to shut down by its test and trace scheme.

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“The programme has given me a good foundation to start my career in small animal practice” – Zoe Hood of Shires Veterinary Practice in Staffordshire.

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SPVS-VMG Congress 2021 – Europe’s largest veterinary business event – will be held from 14 to 15 May at ICC Wales in Newport.

3 mins

Letters have been sent to vet and vet nurse training practices to urge ongoing support for the UK’s future veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses.

6 mins

Government announces changes that will reduce the risk of practices in England being forced to shut down by its test and trace scheme.

6 mins

North American Veterinary Community’s 2021 event will be held in Orlando, Florida, while delegates around the world will be given access virtually via new platform.

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Team from White Cross Vets in Wolverhampton helps charity Stray Cat Rescue Team West Midlands with five kittens found in a Birmingham garden.

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Association issues warning to primary care vets in small animal practice, as Defra updates statistics on rabies in bats to show 11 cases since 2011.

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Lax-a-Past, a complementary feed to help eliminate hairballs in cats, added to company’s range of products.

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Tramvetol, available for treatment of acute and chronic pain in dogs, is available in convenient pack sizes as 30 and 100 tablets.

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New licence extension aims to help vets with prescribing and allows more flexibility for devising protocols with farmers.

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Stelfonta from Virbac features a unique compound and is licensed for use in UK and Europe for treatment of mastocytoma in dogs.

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Adaptil manufacturer adds to its portfolio by acquiring ThunderWorks, best known for its ThunderShirt range of calming coats to reduce anxiety in pets.

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Onemytis 2 is described by distributor Excel Lasers as faster and more compact than the original, while using the same gas ionisation technology to allow for a wide range of procedures.

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The Asiatic lion pride at ZSL London Zoo are being fed frozen meat chunks by keepers to cool down as mini heatwave hits capital.

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More than two-thirds of all heatstroke events are triggered by exercise with breeds such as the chow chow, French bulldog and cavalier King Charles spaniel most at risk.

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Research finds eight scent detection dogs were able to correctly identify 94% of more than 1,000 saliva or tracheobronchial secretion samples after one week of training.

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Practice owner and veterinary business consultant Brian Faulkner is running a marathon every day in August to raise cash for the charity.

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“This [research] aids our understanding of how a pathogenic avian flu virus could become established in wild bird populations” – Sam Lycett of The Roslin Institute.

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The National Animal Welfare Trust is lobbying for funding for rescue and rehoming charities, spearheading its campaign with two kittens, Wilfred and Boris.

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SPVS-VMG Congress 2021 – Europe’s largest veterinary business event – will be held from 14 to 15 May at ICC Wales in Newport.

3 mins

Government announces changes that will reduce the risk of practices in England being forced to shut down by its test and trace scheme.

6 mins

“Delivering on the timely close of the acquisition… underscores the deep capability and disciplined execution from both companies” – Elanco president and chief executive Jeff Simmons.

4 mins

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health running complimentary webinar to examine how vets can prepare for post-lockdown resumption of services.

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Hamilton Specialist Referrals in High Wycombe wants an artist to design an animal-themed mural for a celebration wall to help mark its second anniversary.

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Data collected from almost 500 veterinary sites across the UK show practices beginning to return to normal consultation volumes and vaccinating more animals.

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