Bird flu viruses could escape vaccine immunity while increasing potential to infect humans, according to research led by The Pirbright Institute.4 mins
Bodies unite to protect the public from “dodgy pet sellers”, and ensure any animal advertised online by classified websites is done so legally and ethically.
Richard Sutcliffe – who was convicted of two counts of common assault by beating and of undertaking, or attempting to undertake, non-emergency surgery on the eyelid of a person – receives suspension for six months.
Five cases of feline tuberculosis have been confirmed in households across England, with some of the affected households believed to have suffered multiple feline infections.
Specialist equipment includes a state-of-the-art “gait analysis walkway”, which provides a range of data for clinical and research purposes.
Some councillors expressed concerns about the potential animal welfare implications of a trial, which would see POM-Vs prescribed without a physical examination.
Experiences such as feeling valued and admired by colleagues, and generally “fitting in” – are the biggest drivers in avoiding burnout and exit from the profession, researchers said.
Scheme aims to provide “uniquely global perspective” that recognises regional, economic and cultural aspects that may affect prevalence and impact of veterinary wellness.
Isabelle Vets in Guernsey take part in “Bright Tights Day” for charity that helped former director who battled ovarian cancer.
Programme will explore leader aspirations of females, as well as equip them with tools needed to help promotion into senior posts.
The programme has been designed for a range of levels of clinical experience – from the recent graduate to those returning to equine practice from a career break.
“This meeting aims to uncover what is being done across professions, including some innovative work by veterinary professionals” – president of the Royal Society of Medicine Comparative Medicine Network.
“There are no easy answers to reducing disease levels, and what is required is new drive, and a concerted and concentrated effort, by all sectors involved” – Sir Charles Godfray.
Hard work and dedication from staff has turned a practice that started nine years ago with four staff into a veterinary hospital.
Findings are latest pieces in the jigsaw in terms of understanding peste des petits ruminants and the implications for monitoring virus evolution.
The Linnaeus Group has donated the money at a time when demand for the veterinary charity’s service has increased by 500% during the past five years.
State-of-the-art nuclear scintigraphy unit complete with gamma camera will provide vets with clearest ever diagnostic images.
Infection with Rhodococcus equi can cause severe, insidiously progressive pneumonia, as well as affect other organs in the body, such as bones, abdominal lymph nodes, eyes, joints and brain.
One in three vets don’t neuter kittens from four months old, according to the Cat Population Control Group – the charity is inviting vet professionals to speak to them at London Vet Show.
Pick six numbers and punch them into Burtons Medical Equipment’s locked safe. If it opens, you walk away with £50,000. Simple.