May 2009

DEFRA hasissued advice to UK-based pig keepers and pork manufacturersfollowing the confirmation of swine flu … more

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The OIE strongly counsels against theculling of pigs in the current situation with A/H1N1 influenza … more

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A nationwide network of pet cemeteries and crematoria has joined forces with a leading author … more

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Which garden beastie has 20,000 teeth and an electric current in itsslime? What can you … more

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April 2009

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has made the decision to raise the level of influenza … more

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The next RCVS Question Time meeting will be held on June 18 inFraddon, Cornwall, home … more

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The European Commission is offering free copies of its “Travelling inEurope” leaflet for display in … more

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BVA president Nicky Paull has welcomed the recognition that vets will play a key role … more

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The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) has issued advice on theA/H1N1 swine influenza outbreak, … more

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The BVA’s Young Vet Network (YVN) is launching a campaign to raise awareness about theimportance … more

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The A/H1N1 outbreak underlines the “crucial importance of maintaining worldwide veterinary services able to implement … more

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Researchers from the University of Bristol have succeeded in isolating proteins inmidge saliva that could … more

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Current import checks for rabies-susceptible animals entering the UK from outside the EU are being … more

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The number of animals abandoned across England and Wales has soared by57 per cent, and … more

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The World Health Organization is warning countries to be on thelookout of symptoms of swine … more

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RCVS council member Bob Partridge will take part in Sunday’s London Marathon in an attempt … more

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People could be better protected from dangerous dogs and tougher actiontaken against irresponsible dog owners … more

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Serbia has signalled its intent to improve animal welfarefollowing a meeting between the country’s president … more

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Gwent Police have warned veterinarypractices to be alert to the possibility of their websites being … more

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World Veterinary Day takes place on the last Saturday ofApril and, this year, vets from … more

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