March 2020

Clients are being asked to wait in cars, pets are being transported and video consults are all part of the measures introduced at Hamilton Specialist Referrals.

6 mins

The group has written an open letter to a host of Government departments – including the chancellor of the exchequer and Defra – urging more support for veterinary businesses.

7 mins

Video consults, text chats, contactless payment system and ambulance pet collection will reduce risk of coronavirus spreading.

3 mins

“We are asking for an assurance from governments across the UK that veterinary practices will also be included in the scope for support and recognised as a business critical service” – BVA.

8 mins

Title decided on more than 11,000 pet owner reviews covering 2,500 veterinary practices around the UK.

3 mins

Sessions will look at methods used and how to take samples, as well as prepare slides for the microscope, with a practical training option also available.

3 mins

“...it seems everyone will be taking away a lot from the day, which is what these roadshows are all about” – Dave Hollinshead, Vets Now.

4 mins

“This technology is one of the most advanced in medicine and helps surgically remove tumours while also reducing the tissue damage to vital structures” – neurologist Rodolfo Cappello.

4 mins

“By having all the specialist disciplines available at the practice, we can offer a more holistic service to emergency patients” – clinical lead, RVN Harriet Deering.

4 mins

Free dermatology webinar will mark CPD service's first decade serving veterinary professionals.

2 mins

February 2020

“The new site will significantly improve facilities and provide us with more space to expand the number of cases referred to us...” – Angus Anderson, clinical director at Anderson Abercromby Veterinary Referrals.

6 mins

Staff and clients enjoy marking the first anniversary of the Buckinghamshire referral centre opening.

3 mins

£2 million vet hospital that opened last summer submerged under 5ft of floodwater, but staff aim to reopen in six months’ time.

4 mins

“As a veterinarian, I take immense pride in the fact Frégis has chosen to join our network” – Patrick Govart, general manager France at IVC Evidensia.

4 mins

Scotland’s first in-house receptionist academy has produced its first cohort of graduates, with six staff earning certificates from The College of Animal Welfare.

4 mins

Awards celebrate practices that demonstrate a commitment to positive well-being, with the winners announced at SPVS-VMG Congress.

2 mins

Veterinary Specialists Scotland, based in Livingston, will be co-led by Dick White of Dick White Referrals in Cambridgeshire.

4 mins

January 2020

“I feel humble and extremely blessed to be recognised in this way for doing something I love, for the people and a community I care so much about” – Vicky Robinson.

4 mins

Clare Balding opened congress before delegates got stuck into more than 50 hours of varied business and well-being CPD at Celtic Manor, south Wales.

5 mins

David Hillier will be succeeded as chief executive by Stephen Clarke, former chief executive of WHSmith.

5 mins