The UK’s largest group of independent practices has announced it has put well-being at the top of its agenda for 2017.
A vet has called for a working protocol between police and local councils to deal with horse abandonment after putting up £4,000 to track down those who left dying horses in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.
Two vets are going the extra mile – and then some – in aid of animal welfare by running 10 marathons in 10 consecutive days.
Major new conference and exhibition for the veterinary profession – New York Vet – will follow same format as London, Cologne and Paris shows.
Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8 is spreading across the UK and mainland Europe, and is expected to remain an issue “for a considerable time”, Defra has warned.
The BVA has given a broad welcome to prime minister Theresa May’s speech outlining her plans for the UK’s exit from the EU.
Study establishes gun dog breeds, such as retrievers, are straining their locomotor systems by carrying shot game back to their owners.
Latest figures from The Kennel Club show brachycephalic breeds now occupy three of the UK’s top six pedigree registration positions.
A memorial service for veterinary surgeon and former RCVS president Bob Michell will be held on Friday 10 March.
Vets can now consult a briefing document to help clarify which antibiotic classes should be considered “critically important”.
Two-thirds of clients who signed informed consent forms viewed the document as disempowering them, instead giving control to the vet, a study has found.
The US Food and Drug Administration has outlawed the use of all powdered surgeon or patient examination gloves for veterinary and human use in the United States.
The programme for the 2017 VET Festival has been announced, with more than 100 CPD lectures across 10 streams presented by international speakers.
Leadership, innovation and culture change are the central themes in the RCVS' three-year strategic plan, which was published on 16 January.
The 2017 edition of the NOAH Compendium of Data Sheets for Animal Medicines is now available.
A vet has spoken of her astonishment after an x-ray of a Staffordshire bull terrier puppy revealed an 8in kitchen knife lodged inside its body.
Paralympic icon and world record holder Danny Crates is to host the annual Veterinary Marketing Association awards event at the Lancaster Hotel, London in March.
Defra has confirmed an outbreak of avian influenza in a flock of about 6,000 birds at a second Lincolnshire turkey farm.
The benefits of pet ownership on human health may help the NHS reduce costs by nearly £2.45 billion – and vets should be praised for playing their part by keeping the nation’s animals healthy, according to a report.
The RSPCA has released examples of some of the funniest incidents of emergency call-outs for RSPCA inspectors in 2016.