An “unprecedented” number of OVs completed the BVA survey, with many respondents criticising the training and revalidation process.

6 mins

Team at Seadown Veterinary Services bring Shetland foal back to health following a suspected dog attack.

7 mins

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy affects one in seven of the UK cat population. The disease is little understood and no treatments have been proven to stop or reverse it.

6 mins

New information pack will arm vets and yard owners with the latest advice on preventive health care, worming, vaccination and equine biosecurity.

5 mins

Vets will now have six months to reclaim costs for treating emergency cases as charity attempts to ensure “resources are spent in the most effective way possible”.

5 mins

BVA and Goat Veterinary Society joint position paper states anaesthesia and pain relief should be used for all goat kid disbudding procedures.

5 mins

Independent Vetcare announces she will work closely with the team of group veterinary advisors to support RVNs and drive their development within its practices.

4 mins

Event aims not only to raise awareness of veterinary nursing as a career option, but also to demonstrate the roles available for qualified RVNs looking to join Scarsdale Vets.

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Five RVNs and five vets are in with a chance of scooping a prize at this year’s Animal Star Awards.

4 mins

Reduced prices are available until the end of August for anyone interested in saving cash on entry to this year’s VetCPD annual conference.

3 mins

All SVNs enrolled at Dick White Academy have rated experiences as excellent, very good or good, and are confident they will reach career ambitions.

6 mins

Scotland’s Rural College becomes second higher education institution in Scotland to offer a degree in veterinary nursing, with the BSc course the first degree of any kind at the college's Barony campus.

5 mins

Applied Biosystems VetMAX MastiType Multi Kit identifies the 15 most significant mastitis-causing pathogens in three hours.

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Zenifel contains 48ml of the same pheromone as the market leader, but “innovative diffusion system and high concentration of F3” means it lasts up to six weeks.

4 mins

Pharmaceutical company introduces oral Bovikalc Dry to help support natural decrease in milk production at end of lactation cycle.

4 mins

Trace levels of the anabolic steroid(s) trenbolone and/or trendione have reportedly been detected in products that contain the progestin altrenogest.

3 mins

Boehringer Ingelheim produces series of expert short videos to help vets become more confident in prescribing pain relief to this exotic species.

3 mins

Pharmaceutical firm launches its 11th product in the past three years with Moxiclear spot-on for dogs, cats and ferrets.

5 mins

VetPartners raises £400 for its charity of the year by hosting five-mile fun run, face painting, bake sale and outdoor games at a York cricket club.

3 mins

Insurer received more than 20,000 nominations for five award categories in 2018, reflecting “impressive calibre of the veterinary community in the UK”.

3 mins

Tenth show includes expanded party night capacity, an afternoon tea celebration and increased delegate participation opportunities.

6 mins

A growing number of exotic pets passing through the doors of an Essex practice results in a new, dedicated suite and equipment.

5 mins

Initiative will visit Newcastle, Taunton, Glasgow, Crawley, Peterborough and Wrexham to deliver mental health training courses this autumn.

4 mins

VetPartners is working to improve knowledge across the profession and believes improving the evidence base through practice-based clinical research is one way to help achieve this.

4 mins

“I firmly believe that, in collaborating with the AVMA, we will be able to address more effectively the pressing issues around mental health...” – Mind Matters Initiative chairman Stuart Reid.

4 mins

More than 12,000 staff now work at 900-plus practices across 8 European countries and treat 2.3 million pets, according to first report.

4 mins

Million-pound investment to result in creation of state-of-the-art intensive care facility and new vet jobs for equine hospital.

4 mins

Major investment creates jobs for five new clinicians in extra operating theatre and state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging suite.

3 mins

A leading veterinary business consultancy has launched a nationwide survey to establish how terms and conditions of front-of-house staff vary across the UK.

3 mins

The UK’s leading provider of out-of-hours veterinary care has grown its network by opening its latest site at a first opinion practice in Peterborough.

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