New appointment “indicates Fitzpatrick Referrals’ continued commitment to providing the very best service to its referring vets and their clients”.2 mins
Despite Government manifesto promises on animal welfare, the RSPCA says no legal guarantee exists that welfare will be protected in a future trade deal.
The proportion of dogs screened for hip and elbow dysplasia has increased, while grades and scores of dogs used for breeding have also improved.
Entrepreneur and BBC Dragons’ Den star Jenny Campbell will share advice on balancing a career and family commitments in Friday’s keynote address, with wider stream details also announced.
Muriel Taylor joined Pennard Vets in 1950 and, over the years, has worked in virtually every aspect of office work at the practice, though never in a clinical role.
“We are pleased to see that animal health and welfare gets the prominence it deserves in this long-awaited bill” – BVA president Daniella Dos Santos.
Nominations sought for awards created to celebrate those who have made a significant contribution to the health and welfare of dogs, with a total prize fund of £66,000.
The BVA, BSAVA and British Veterinary Zoological Society have collaborated to produce a joint statement and a series of recommendations to promote better rabbit welfare.
Two out of four new cases are in UK counties that have never before recorded the fatal canine disease.
Pending the success of the six-month “traffic light” scheme, the initiative will be rolled out across the UK in the summer.
Scientists say mutations caused by viral recombination events are a major driver of foot-and-mouth disease virus evolution.
Scientists say no signs of disease now exist in the mid-Suffolk zone where an outbreak of low pathogenic avian influenza H5N3 was confirmed in December.
BVA president Daniella Dos Santos discusses some of the association’s key objectives for 2020, including increasing diversity within the profession and tackling workforce retention.
There are now two weeks to go until the event, which is being held at The Celtic Manor Resort in Wales from 23 to 25 January.
State of the art referral centre awarded four “outstanding” ratings in RCVS Practice Standards Scheme.
Nominations to inaugural event set up to celebrate the hard work of rabbit-friendly vets and nurses across the UK to open in March.
“We look forward to this renewal of our relationship, and to working with the World Animal Protection team and using the excellent educational resources it produces” – Shane Ryan, WSAVA president.
Vets4Pets announces Vetlife as its chosen charity of the year and embarks on a 12-month fund-raising campaign for the vital volunteer veterinary organisation.
Officials checking for avian flu and Newcastle disease after increased mortalities reported in County Fermanagh.
Adding oregano oil to waste milk fed to Holstein dairy calves “significantly” reduces amount of Escherichia coli bacteria resistant to the cephalosporin antibiotic cefquinome.