Sophie Adamantos, an RCVS specialist in emergency and critical care, will join Paragon Veterinary Referrals alongside husband Mickey Tivers, an RCVS and European specialist in soft tissue surgery.7 mins
The study, conducted by staff at the University of Exeter and the BVA, follows a 2017 collaborative study into workplace pay, representation and equality issues.
The Veterinary Care of Exotic Pets app, created by Kent vet Mark Rowland, features species sections on common conditions and therapeutics, plus treatment videos.
The study, costing more than £50,000, took two years to complete and was conducted under European Pet Food Industry FEDIAF guidelines.
National charity providing canine blood to vets still needs more donors to come forward to combat increased demand as transfusion medicine continues to advance.
Significant investment will add more clinical capacity and a host of new facilities to small animal practice in Worcester.
Vets Now announces Royal Armouries Museum and New Dock Hall will be home to emergency and critical care streams for next year’s event on 8 and 9 November.
Bird flu viruses could escape vaccine immunity while increasing potential to infect humans, according to research led by The Pirbright Institute.
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.