Treacle the puppy was treated with naloxone to reverse the effects of opiates after she accidentally ingested a potentially lethal dose of owners’ morphine.

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Vets from nine countries pass college's examination to practise in the UK.

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Study looks at the impact humans are having on the endangered and highly isolated primate species.

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Vets thanked for working with telephone triage poisons service to direct “only those cases requiring treatment” to practices.

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Leading cancer centre gets a new name and expanded clinical remit as Linnaeus Group invests £1.5 million on a six-month building programme.

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Members of the profession urged to adopt “careful and accurate approach” to self-certification after hearing into vet who failed to declare conviction.

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The University of Bristol’s post-grad nursing programme will give VNs the chance to increase their knowledge of clinical governance and evidence-based practice.

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Plucky pups and courageous cats are being given the spotlight for 2018’s VN Times calendar, with veterinary nurses who supply entries being in with the chance of winning a £1,000 Amazon voucher.

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“It was just like having a new baby” – RVNs step up to care for poorly pup with around-the-clock care, taking it home, and feeding it every three hours.

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Hartpury University Centre says it is “proud” to have been given taught degree awarding powers by the Queen’s privy council.

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Full-time RVN and practice manager in Cardiff completes treatment’s advanced certificate, joining only a few other vet nurses to do so.

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Are you a bright spark at your practice? The RCVS is looking for vet and VN innovators to share their ideas on social media, with prizes up for grabs.

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Handheld unit developed in Canada is capable of differentiating between Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus uberis infections within two minutes during mastitis cases.

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Highly palatable product offers slow-release energy and easy hydration in what has been hailed the world’s first complete, 100% liquid fibre-based diet.

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Carprodyl Quadri's four dosage strengths allow for more accurate prescribing for a dog’s weight.

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Prilactone Next, launched by Ceva Animal Health, is an improved spironolactone treatment, available in 10mg, 50mg and 100mg presentations.

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Orijen Fit and Trim is a diet for overweight cats with a soluble fibre blend to promote sufficiency and digestive health, according to manufacturer Bern Pet Foods.

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The extension for Zactran comes after a study of more than 360 sheep on EU farms – including some in the UK – found 97.8% were no longer lame after treatment.

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A mobile veterinary service that travelled 55,000 miles to rural villages to examine hundreds of pets – many of whom would not have seen a vet otherwise – is retiring.

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Descendants of abandoned dogs living in the shadow of one of the world’s worst nuclear disasters are receiving veterinary care thanks to an international team of vets.

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Matt Dawson is supporting MSD’s Big Tick Project after undergoing multiple heart operations when a tick bite led to him developing debilitating Lyme disease.

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The dedication of staff at a veterinary clinic, and the RSPCA, have transformed the life of a starving staffie that could not get food into its stomach.

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They may not be suede, but this baby flamingo’s blue shoes are doing a good job of protecting its feet against rough surfaces on its daily walks.

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With African swine fever sweeping west across the European mainland, pig keepers are warned to take extra precautions, including avoiding feeding swill.

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Pet insurer says the partner additions mean 8 out of 10 of its customers now have access to a network partner within an hour’s drive from their homes.

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Shares surge as the UK’s largest pet supplies retailer reports a 5% increase in sales to more than £250 million in the first four months of the tax year.

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All clinic staff contribute to layout of new, "function over form" Midlands equine hospital, which represents a fivefold increase in facilities.

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All Creatures Great and Small star remembered for helping promote the vet profession to the public.

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Scores of locals turn out to see the facilities and staff the Camberwell site has to offer.

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Haven Veterinary Group's Hedon surgery achieves new equine standard level.

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