February 2019

Team’s “ecobrick” creations “can significantly reduce the waste we send to landfill, and cut the amount of plastic that ends up littering the planet and ultimately finds its way into the sea”.

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Referral practice celebrates first anniversary with open day to raise money for vet crisis assistance charity.

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Phase two of expansion plan is completed with new consulting rooms, separate ultrasound facilities and a dedicated radiography suite with a gantry based x-ray system.

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The Veterinary Management Group is looking to recruit directors following the departure of three of its long-standing members.

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January 2019

The emergency and critical care departments will operate 24-7-365 and also provide out-of-hours cover for local primary care practices.

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Midlands-based Scarsdale Vets announces plans to open three additional practices as part of its wider development strategy.

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Group blames trading problems in the Netherlands, surging costs for locums and above-inflation pay rises for staff.

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Group acquires Hertfordshire-based specialist veterinary centre as part of efforts to “ensure the delivery of the highest quality of care and service across the entire business”.

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Set up by vets with the main focus on the welfare of animals, the not-for-profit organisation reinvests all profits back into the business for the benefit of their patients.

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York-based veterinary group is preparing for take-off with a move to a new UK headquarters and a new office in mainland Europe.

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December 2018

“It is an exceptional business with a reputation for clinical quality and a key partner to much of the profession in the UK...” – David Hillier, IVC chief executive.

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Association said Government Immigration White Paper with minimum salary requirement of £30,000 for OVs to obtain visas will have “devastating consequences for UK trade”.

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The Linnaeus Group has made a second £60,000 charity donation in the space of just more than a month.

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“To receive the award for the best pet insurance company is a great accolade and one we’re very proud of” – James Barnes, head of sales and partnerships at Petplan.

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Company used London Vet Show to announce its plans to combine its buying groups, veterinary wholesaler operations and practice management system services into one integrated platform.

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Sponsored by Veterinary Times and VN Times, accolade aims to recognise company or veterinary practice that has delivered most innovative public relations programme of past 12 months.

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November 2018

“We’re excited to be playing our part in collaboration with the Felcana team, to ensure veterinary practices can make the most of this opportunity” – Sally Clarke, Simplyhealth Professionals.

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Up to 30 veterinary practices could be closed after the group reveals plans to overhaul its chain, citing rising costs as a factor.

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Former BVA and SPVS president Gudrun Ravetz has joined the preventive health care provider on a permanent basis, after being named head veterinary officer.

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The woman responsible for establishing the in-store Companion Care joint venture model has come back from retirement to head Pets at Home Vet Group.

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