April 2009

Richard Dixon was inaugurated as president of the BSAVA on the closing day of the … more

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The veterinary world’s finest gathered last night at the Burlington hotel in Birmingham to celebrate … more

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Outgoing BSAVA president Ed Hall kicked off proceedings at the 2009 BSAVA Congress in Birmingham … more

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New regulations that come into force on April 6 will see the right to request … more

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An RSPCA rescue of epic proportions resulted in three sheep being returned safely to a … more

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March 2009

A government official told attendees at the National EquineForum about the progress made by a … more

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BVA president Nicky Paull has issued a statement in response to DEFRA’s consultation on proposals … more

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Proposed legislation meant to help protect the millions of animals thatsuffer in experiments is in … more

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Decisions about how to handle animal diseases would move to anindependent body under proposals announced … more

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Research published by a UK consortium marks a further leap forward towards combatingthe plague of … more

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Horse owners could benefit from cheaper insurance premiums under plansto clarify owners’ liability announced by … more

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From April 1, it will be illegal for veterinary surgeons to supplymedicines from any practice … more

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Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust celebrates its 50thanniversary today, and is using the occasion to share … more

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Welsh rural affairs minister, Elin Jones, hasannounced that a cull is necessary – alongside additional … more

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The RSPCA is “deeply concerned” and welfare charity Badger Trust Cymru has slammed the decision … more

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RCVS Council has approved a revised annex to the entitled “Communication and consent”. Thisannex, together … more

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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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