March 2009

Plans for the introduction of a disciplinary mechanism for RegisteredVeterinary Nurses (RVNs) have been agreed … more

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Before using adjustable-dose injector guns for animal medicines thisspring, farmers should be advised to make … more

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Representatives from a number of organisations met last week to discusspractical solutions to the problems … more

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Bristol Zoo Gardenshead vet, Sharon Redrobe, has returned from a 10-day trip to train staff … more

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Liz Branscombe has been confirmed as the next chairman of the Veterinary Nurses Council (VNC). … more

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The three finalists for Practice Manager of the Year Award have been announced. Sarah Hibbert … more

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ITV has responded to criticisms from the veterinary profession that Monday’s show was “irresponsible and … more

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The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Trust is looking for a newtrustee with a particular … more

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SPVS president elect Iain Richards has issued a statement regarding the ITV Tonight programme “Pets … more

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Animal welfare charities have welcomed news that the first vaccine against bovine tuberculosis in badgers … more

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The Scottish Government is searching for a new Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO) to replace departing … more

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One in four of the top winning dogs at Crufts 2009 were bred or ownedby … more

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A research project funded by The Horse Trust hasmade a surprise discovery about the differences … more

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Michael Baker, chief executive of The Brooke, has been appointed as the new director general … more

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The Welsh Assembly has issued draft regulations which would restrict the use of electric shock … more

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Nine scientists have created a group that aims to consider the optimal use offluoroquinolones and … more

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Pet Blood Bank UK (PBBuk), the UK’s first national canine blooddonation charity, is celebrating its … more

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The BVA has reiterated its support for proposed amendments to the draft EU Regulation dealing … more

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Red Nose Day 2009 is upon us, and we at Vetsonline want to know if … more

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A peer-reviewed website about chicken infectious anemia has beenlaunched under the sponsorship of Intervet/Schering-Plough AnimalHealth. … more

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