Students at New Haw Community School in Surrey were visited by veterinary surgeons and students to discuss the wide range of opportunities a veterinary job can provide.

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Members of the Veterinary Schools Council Admissions Committee have written to Veterinary Times to defend veterinary schools' admission processes.

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The work, a collaboration between a US human longevity research team and VetCompass, reveals a huge difference in lifespan between neutered and un-neutered animals.

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Hydrotherapy pool and heated water treadmill are among star attractions unveiled at Worcestershire clinic’s new facility to help sick and recovering pets.

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The course will detail how to get the most out of initial diagnostic tests, as well as help decide what more advanced diagnostics may be appropriate.

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The 2018 PDSA Animal Wellbeing PAW report reveals “quite shocking” number of owners did not undertake research before taking on a pet.

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Provider to run a series of seminars in October and donate money to the Worldwide Veterinary Service to help it refurbish its teaching hospital in Goa, India.

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RVNs and auxiliaries at Ashleigh Veterinary Centre in Manchester promoted Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month while celebrating the opening of the practice’s Sale branch.

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The course will detail how to get the most out of initial diagnostic tests, as well as help decide what more advanced diagnostics may be appropriate.

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Catherine Gorman named Registered Veterinary Nurse of the Year following record nomination numbers for Northern Ireland Veterinary Nursing Awards 2018.

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Modular programme will see presenters with specialist knowledge deliver a range of learning objectives at The Pets'n'Vets Family network in Glasgow.

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Association’s free online CPD resource has more than 300 subjects available following addition of dentistry, exotics and surgery.

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New health-monitoring litter tray analyses feline urine samples and automatically sends report to owner’s smartphone of any “red flags” detected.

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Three specific batches of sheep ectoparaciticide Crovect being recalled due to possible pack defect that may cause caps to split.

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“Hi-Drate provides a nutritious drink that suspends fibre in a soluble fibre gel that travels further into the digestive system to increase the hindgut reservoir” – Sandra Murphy, Equidiet.

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Pharmaceutical company reassures vets and public its product is safe and legally compliant after rival was removed from sale.

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Virbac’s new display packaging for equine product aims to offer retailers ‘additional opportunity to discuss three Ds of worming – direction, dose and delivery – with owners’.

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“Inconsistencies” in cleaning process have lead to recall of batch-specific neuroleptic drug produced by Elanco Animal Health.

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Dunedin Vets is planning a memorial garden for former head nurse Rose Usher Smith, who died suddenly at home aged just 36.

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“Defra has made clear ‘the secretary of state wasn’t saying, and doesn’t believe, vets from the EU are less qualified than those from the UK’” – RCVS.

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Fourth annual staging of CPD event for ‘customer experience professionals’ in veterinary practice hailed by organisers as biggest to date.

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RCVS council wants a 3% increase to pay for unknowns, such as Brexit, and also for a rise in disciplinary council hearings and necessary building work on London headquarters.

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Results show the right side of the brain plays a more important part in regulating the sympathetic outflow to the heart – a fundamental organ for control of the fight or flight behavioural response.

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Steph Walsh hopes her video, in which she speaks about her experiences, will encourage fellow veterinary professionals to seek help and support.

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As many as 10 jobs could be created following a 14-month redevelopment of a leading veterinary hospital in Cheshire.

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Short-term acquisition slowdown ends as Derbyshire small animal clinic joins group and “active discussions with a number of practices” ongoing.

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College announces it will buy veterinary hospital to expand both its teaching opportunities and first opinion clinical services.

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CVS seeks change of use permission to convert pub a few yards from author Alf Wight’s former home and clinic in North Yorkshire.

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World’s “largest vet health group” announces plans to acquire AniCura days after announcing deal to buy UK business Linnaeus.

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Delegates at this year’s event are invited to book a place at a supplementary “pre-congress” day (15 June), featuring a wide range of communication workshops.

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