June 2017

New developments see specialist-led oncology and ophthalmology services as well as additional specialists within the small animal cardiology and soft tissue surgery teams.

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A north-east veterinary practice has achieved the Gold Standard Cat Friendly Clinic award from International Cat Care.

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A vet appointment has hailed the start of a new era for a Northumberland town’s oldest veterinary practice.

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One of East Lothian’s best known veterinary practices is undergoing a £60,000 revamp and expansion.

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CVS’ Healthy Pet Club has cemented its status as the UK’s largest veterinary loyalty scheme with the acquisition of its 300,000th member.

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More than 300 delegates packed the East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham for OnSwitch's third Cx Congress, the only veterinary congress dedicated to customer service and those providing it.

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Group takes on Staffordshire practices Donnachie and Townley Veterinary Surgeons and Shires Vets, its first foray into large animal work.

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The VetPartners (VP) group is celebrating hitting 30 practices after it added the Tower Veterinary Group in York to its portfolio.

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Employers are urged to take part in providing “the most robust data on veterinary graduate competencies ever collected in the UK and Ireland”.

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A £5 million referral practice is set to be created in West Yorkshire.

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Potential veterinary leaders of the future have been sharpening their skills at a series of seminars to help them advance within practice and the profession.

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ChesterGates Veterinary Specialists was given the star treatment when TV presenter Louise Minchin and her golden Labrador retriever officially opened its advanced diagnostic imaging suite.

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The UK’s first veterinary cooperative is looking to expand its unique business model that allows self-employed vets to choose how much work they want to do, and when.

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The future of paperless pet insurance claims is said to have been strengthened with the strategic acquisition of the VetEnvoy eClaim service.

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The Linnaeus Group has acquired Village Vet, an established first opinion group with more than 20 practices in London, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire – including a dedicated referral centre.

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Northwest Veterinary Specialists has appointed three specialists to join the expanding teams at the Cheshire-based specialist referral centre.

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Unmet welfare needs and growing client expectations mean feline-only clinics will become increasingly common in the UK in the next decade, says a leading cat practitioner.

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Members of a family-run veterinary group have voted to donate £5,500 they accrued as part of the company’s monthly reward scheme to help support victims of the Manchester terrorist attack.

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VetShare is hosting a recruitment and retention CPD day after a survey among practices identified finding and retaining good staff was a common concern.

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May 2017

Company's donation of wormers, skin and joint supplements and NSAIDs is given to the Worldwide Veterinary Service for dispatching to charities and shelters all over the world.

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