Hospital and centre of excellence in Republic of Ireland bought by UK’s leading provider of integrated veterinary services.5 mins
Online course will cover ”Recruitment and contracts of employment”, ”Handling disciplinaries and grievances”, ”Effective performance management”, ”Dealing with sickness”, and ”Dismissing an employee”.
In a first for veterinary sector in Scotland, initiative “recognises the central role receptionists play as part of the practice team”, says group’s managing partner.
Recognised specialist in internal medicine and feline medicine takes up newly created role and will have responsibility for group’s medical education strategy.
York-based group lays ground for ambition to become leading UK equine business and launch equine graduate development programme to build for future.
Practices urged to help benchmark veterinary profession prices and see how their fees compare, both regionally and nationally.
“We are thrilled BC Partners is supporting us during the next phase of our growth,” says Jo Malone, chief executive of the small animal, mixed and equine veterinary practices operator.
Classified advertising site bids to deter unscrupulous operators from misusing the platform and discourage the “casual” trading of animals online.
Reports suggest BC Partners could be poised to buy York-based group as corporate consolidation continues in veterinary sector.
Financial analysts say move from basic pet food arm into higher margin veterinary business is responsible for uplift.
The royal college has been ranked as one of the best medium-sized organisations or companies in the UK for females to be employed by.3 mins
The Prince of Wales was given a tour of Pool House Equine Clinic, based in Staffordshire, and “had a go at scanning a horse’s tendon – getting a very good image”.
Eli Lilly has announced plans to spin off Elanco Animal Health as a separate business following completion of a strategic review.
Staff well-being will be a key focus for Michael Hamilton’s new multimillion pound referral centre in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.
A series of “happy or not” traffic light terminals – more commonly seen in airports and motorway service areas – are being trialled in a group's practices.6 mins
New Singapore office will allow “real-time support” as UK company ramps up exports to the Asia-Pacific region.
As many as 10 jobs could be created following a 14-month redevelopment of a leading veterinary hospital in Cheshire.
Short-term acquisition slowdown ends as Derbyshire small animal clinic joins group and “active discussions with a number of practices” ongoing.
College announces it will buy veterinary hospital to expand both its teaching opportunities and first opinion clinical services.
CVS seeks change of use permission to convert pub a few yards from author Alf Wight’s former home and clinic in North Yorkshire.