October 2019

New resource from Veterinary Management Group aims to support all veterinary professionals working in leadership and management roles.

5 mins

Recruiting process is underway for the new unit, which will be led by an ECC specialist supported by three clinicians and six veterinary nurses.

3 mins

Onswitch has partnered with the University of Adelaide to provide a unique training tool to help its veterinary students develop better business acumen.

5 mins

Well-established practice has a hospital, two small animal branch sites and an equine clinic that serves four race courses, including Aintree.

6 mins

September 2019

“...I believe offering Petplan free veterinary cover to Linnaeus clients nationwide will mean that, together, we can keep pets healthier and their owners happy” – James Barnes, Petplan.

3 mins

Revenues at CVS rose to £406.5 million for the year, helped in part by the success of the company's referrals division, and increasing take up of its health plans.

5 mins

Linnaeus trains almost 100 “mental health first aiders” in a bid to proactively deal with such problems in the veterinary world.

3 mins

Boehringer Ingelheim plans one of the largest biotechnology production sites for veterinary medicines in Europe, increasing capacity for vital antigens and vaccines.

5 mins

Faces old and new will be on hand when Broad Lane Vets in Coventry celebrates 50 years of independent practice.

3 mins

New course will be hosted in the Netherlands and the UK and will include subjects such as on-farm communication, pregnancy diagnosis and herd health.

3 mins

XLVets aims to use a series of national meetings to showcase the benefits of being part of its community of independent practices.

5 mins

Mars-owned Linnaeus Group announces the acquistion of one of the West Midlands largest small animal practices.

2 mins

Clare Balding will open SPVS-VMG Congress 2020 (23-25 January) and will also chair a well-being in practice stream during the event.

4 mins

Medivet clients make more than one million 50p donations to support Africa’s threatened rhino population.

4 mins

August 2019

Two days of workshops, business CPD and networking opportunities – all targeted at independent practices – are on offer at Vet Dynamics Conference 2019.

3 mins

“We strive to offer a first-class level of care – not just to rabbits, but to all exotic species...” – Tariq Abou-Zahr of Valley Veterinary Hospital.

4 mins

US animal health firm announces it will pay more than £6 billion in cash and shares for Bayer’s animal health business.

5 mins

“We want to ensure we can attract people of all abilities with the valuable skills and experience we need to offer the highest quality care to patients and clients” – Independent Vetcare HR manager Debbie Ross.

3 mins

The purchase of the practice group with sites in Derbyshire and Staffordshire means Independent Vetcare now has more than 900 veterinary sites.

3 mins

July 2019

Promotions “great news for the entire ECC community”, says Vets Now clinical director and RCVS senior-vice president Amanda Boag.

3 mins