March 2021

“Being part of IVC will allow us to help even more pets, and to continue to work positively and collaboratively with the veterinary profession...” – Mark Boddy, PawSquad.

4 mins

Employees of 125-year-old Pennard Vets in Kent become shareholders in the business and take a share of profits – plus the practice stays independent.

12 mins

Kernow Veterinary Group wins silver Health Workplace award from Cornwall County Council for its efforts in helping to safeguard staff welfare.

4 mins

Pet Cremation Services has joined York-based group as it continues its expansion plans.

4 mins

Jo Thorne organises weekly yoga sessions to support health and well-being of colleagues during latest COVID-19 lockdown.

February 2021

Veterinary product supplier MWI Animal Health and Invatech Health partner to launch distribution service using “cutting-edge” system Titan.

6 mins

Developed to raise awareness of the negative effects of feeding pets too many treats, the campaign offers a suite of tools and resources to aid owners and veterinary teams.

6 mins

Practice Standards Scheme assessments were suspended during last year’s lockdown, but despite the UK being back under similar restrictions, the RCVS is continuing to undertake inspections of those practices in the scheme, albeit remotely.

14 mins

Specialist hospital boosts funds of charity Dogs On The Streets, which helps dogs belonging to the homeless community.

5 mins

Images of dogs have been projected on to some of London’s most famous landmarks as YuMOVE says thank you to the UK’s canine companions.

4 mins

Equity firm Silver Lake and Nestlé invest around £3 billion in IVC Evidensia, valuing Europe’s biggest vet group at around £10.7 billion.

3 mins

Business consultancy donates 20 laptops, tablets and PCs to its local parish council for distribution to children trying to learn from home without their own computer.

3 mins

Team of 50-plus receptionists at Westway Veterinary Group celebrate earning fully accredited status with British Veterinary Receptionist Association.

6 mins

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health extends its PetNatter programme to help practices engage better with clients.

5 mins

January 2021

West Midlands-based referral service enhanced further by introduction of breakthrough oncology therapy.

4 mins

Improvement plans for Gilmoor Vets’ Park Veterinary Clinic will double its size and allow more treatments for city’s pet owners.

5 mins

Durham Equine Practice has expanded with a new-look veterinary team to enhance its service to 15,000 of the north-east’s horses, ponies and donkeys.

4 mins

Farm teams from two existing practices join forces to create Cross Counties Farm Vets, which will serve large parts of central England.

5 mins

“The research fund is the first step in our ambitious plans to develop a stronger research framework within the group” – Alistair Cliff of IVC Evidensia.

3 mins

Vet group commits to range of short and long-term goals to put environmental and charitable activities at heart of everything company does.

5 mins