September 2018

Sparsholt College and University Centre, along with the University of Winchester, are to test Lenton Method’s effectiveness.

5 mins

More than 500 entries from vets across the UK were made to the BVA Veterinary Photographer of the Year competition.

6 mins

Staff from the Goddard Veterinary Group walked a collective 230 miles around Hampstead Heath in aid of StreetVet and Vetlife.

3 mins

VetPartners raises £400 for its charity of the year by hosting five-mile fun run, face painting, bake sale and outdoor games at a York cricket club.

3 mins

Insurer received more than 20,000 nominations for five award categories in 2018, reflecting “impressive calibre of the veterinary community in the UK”.

3 mins

Tenth show includes expanded party night capacity, an afternoon tea celebration and increased delegate participation opportunities.

6 mins

A growing number of exotic pets passing through the doors of an Essex practice results in a new, dedicated suite and equipment.

5 mins

Initiative will visit Newcastle, Taunton, Glasgow, Crawley, Peterborough and Wrexham to deliver mental health training courses this autumn.

4 mins

VetPartners is working to improve knowledge across the profession and believes improving the evidence base through practice-based clinical research is one way to help achieve this.

4 mins

Data shows a decline in TB incidence in the first two cull areas with the rate of new confirmed breakdowns at about half the level they were before culling began.

3 mins

The Princess Royal opens the UK’s premier equine congress, in Birmingham, and presents the association’s seven annual awards.

3 mins

Move from direct payments linked to land area to “public money being used for public goods” will benefit animal health and welfare, says association.

6 mins

Environment secretary declines to say he will impose a “ban” on export of live animals, merely using the word “restrict”.

6 mins

Third report released by association shows overall growing pessimism by animal medicines industry over imminent exit from EU.

4 mins

The UK's oldest vet school has announced a four-year link-up with a London-based start-up to enhance understandng of pet traits and behaviours.

6 mins

Veterinary surgeon with previously unblemished career suspended from register for 12 months after admitting to fabricating Government document.

8 mins

Dylan Payne appeared in the latest of the 25 episode series, which follows a different child as they take their poorly pet to the vet.

4 mins

Two vets and a veterinary nurse have competed in a national championships for ancient sport that has seen a resurgence.

4 mins

Early research has demonstrated an approach that could lead to an effective treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a fatal genetic disease in humans – the same disorder occurs in many dog breeds.

5 mins

Research conducted by The Kennel Club estimates a third of puppies bought over the internet will fall ill or die in their first year, while a fifth of buyers don’t see them with their mum.

5 mins