Scientists have used the techniques to produce pigs potentially resilient from porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome.

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A UK equine hospital is understood to have become the first in the world to offer a same-day qPCR test broad enough to identify all species of ringworm in horses.

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A lack of opportunities could be to blame for the falling number of young vets prepared to work in mixed animal or farm practice.

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A charity that provides free vet care to pets of homeless and vulnerably housed people is racing against time to find funds to remain operational.

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Merial Animal Health has launched a programme of monthly webinars to support large animal veterinary surgeons with ongoing CPD.

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Members of the RVC Zoological Society have swooped to the rescue of oft-malign vultures by supporting a charity dedicated to their conservation and protection.

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Vet Times is pleased to announce the winner of VN Times’ latest £1,000 Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency and Critical Care bursary competition.

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CVS director of nursing Belinda Andrews-Jones and VN blogger and clinical coach Jane Davidson have created an intervention sheet they hope will help identify when a patient’s condition needs help.

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Three scholarships are available for a programme that aims to help vet nurses attain veterinary technician specialist (emergency and critical care) certification in the UK.

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Veterinary professionals are being urged to lend their skills to the Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad and help transform the lives of 100 million working donkeys, mules, horses and their owners.

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Time is running out for VNs to apply for the chance to study the Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency and Critical Care for free.

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RVN Lois Hodgkinson admitted the charges against her and accepted the facts amounted to disgraceful conduct in a professional respect.

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Batches of Inductofol and Vetofol have been recalled by Norbrook Laboratories after a problem during manufacturing was reported, says the directorate.

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A drinking water additive that helps fight dental plaque and tartar in dogs and cats has been given a new look.

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A high-tech, non-invasive instrument that gives unprecedented diagnostic access to a dog’s gastrointestinal tract has been hailed a success by one of the first UK vets to use it.

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A product has been released for epilepsy in dogs that aims to make dosing and dispensing easy and accurate for practice staff and owners alike.

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The VMD has released a product defect recall alert for specified batches of Combinex Oral Suspension manufactured by Elanco Animal Health.

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A range of pet care products has received a makeover, with new packaging featuring images of the Great Barrier Reef.

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Flock is believed to comprise about 35 birds, with a number already dead from the disease and the remaining live birds being humanely culled.

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Elton the critically endangered Amur tiger became a star of the small screen when his rare dental surgery was captured by a news crew from CBBC's Newsround.

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Scientists in China say they have successfully engineered genetically modified cows that show an increased resistance to TB.

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Batches of Inductofol and Vetofol have been recalled by Norbrook Laboratories after a problem during manufacturing was reported, says the directorate.

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Twizzle the Norfolk black turkey, who fell into his owners’ lives after being dropped in their garden, has become the first of his species to be treated at a local small animal practice.

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The RSPCA has released CCTV footage that captures the moment a lurcher is tied to a fence and abandoned in the hope it will lead to more information.

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Independent Vetcare and Evidensia have announced plans to combine their businesses and create one of the largest veterinary groups in Europe.

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Former pub transformed into “long-awaited” £1.3 million animal hospital sees visitors pour in for official opening

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Denplan Pet Health Plans has announced today (16 February) it is to rebrand as Simplyhealth Professionals.

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Penmellyn Vets St Columb Major Hospital in Cornwall has been named Best UK Vets 2017 thanks to its number of glowing online reviews left by clients.

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A SPVS "leadership academy" designed to improve veterinary management systems and increase profitability in practice has been announced.

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CVS is continuing its rapid expansion after acquiring Bell Equine Veterinary Clinic in Kent, one of the leading equine hospitals nationally and internationally.

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