Canine leishmaniosis is a major zoonotic disease in more than 70 countries and is posing an escalating problem in the UK.

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Vets are being urged to spread the word about the importance of vaccinating rabbits following an outbreak of deadly disease that can kill in hours.

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A new dairy centre will be built at the University of Bristol Veterinary School to help tackle some of the challenges around ethical food security.

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The royal college’s network is hosting two day-long, expert-led workshops in Cambridge early in 2019, aimed at fostering innovation.

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Veterinary Poisons Information Service announces nine-venue UK roadshow aimed at keeping vets and vet nurses up to date in feline and canine toxicology.

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Veterinary market research company CM Research collated data from a panel of more than 600 vets working in the UK.

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The royal college’s network is hosting two day-long, expert-led workshops in Cambridge early in 2019, aimed at fostering innovation.

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Veterinary Poisons Information Service announces nine-venue UK roadshow aimed at keeping vets and vet nurses up to date in feline and canine toxicology.

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Vet Times blogger Jane Davidson shortlisted in two categories of the UK Blog Awards 2019 and public voting for the winner remains open until 21 December.

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The East of England Arena and Events Centre in Peterborough will host College of Animal Welfare’s Head Nurse Congress.

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Student Helen overcomes Asperger's, dyspraxia and dyslexia to pursue her dream of becoming a veterinary nurse, landing Tom Moulton Award for Outstanding Dedication and Commitment.

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Mars Petcare and Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition commission study to quantify positive impacts of human animal interaction and pet ownership – particularly for people who are lonely and socially isolated.

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Specific NSAID batch number ordered to be recalled as “sterility cannot be assured”.

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Veterinary HPM Hypoallergy is an elimination diet for adverse food reactions and nutrient intolerances with or without concurrent digestive and skin and coat disorders.

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Users of Zoetis’ equine viral arteritis vaccine may have to wait until February next year for new supplies with existing stocks set to expire.

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AceSedate can be used for premedication, sedation and tranquilisation of cats and dogs, and for best results should be combined with opioid.

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BEVA webinar "Worm control: sifting through the sh1t" presented by David Rendle and supported by Virbac.

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Independent study carried out by Centaur Biomechanics shows benefits a 20-minute cycloidal vibration can have on whole horse locomotion and thoracolumbar profiles.

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However well meaning, hedgehogs released into the wild after amputation face lingering death, a wildlife charity has warned vets.

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Veterinary Public Health Association president airs views following Public Health England investigation that identified raw dog food as putative cause of human Shiga toxin-prodocuing Escherichia coli outbreak.

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Southfields Veterinary Specialists is able to offer a route to European specialist status after having its oncology programme approved.

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New guidelines have been issued to big UK brands, but veterinary practices are also being asked to reach out to organisations via template letter.

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Longest-running small animal conference in Europe heading north in 2021 – after marking its 30th year in the second city in 2020.

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Final-year students are hoping to raise money for Vetlife after taking their kit off to pose for a selection of sizzling snaps.

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“To receive the award for the best pet insurance company is a great accolade and one we’re very proud of” – James Barnes, head of sales and partnerships at Petplan.

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Company used London Vet Show to announce its plans to combine its buying groups, veterinary wholesaler operations and practice management system services into one integrated platform.

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Sponsored by Veterinary Times and VN Times, accolade aims to recognise company or veterinary practice that has delivered most innovative public relations programme of past 12 months.

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“We’re excited to be playing our part in collaboration with the Felcana team, to ensure veterinary practices can make the most of this opportunity” – Sally Clarke, Simplyhealth Professionals.

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Up to 30 veterinary practices could be closed after the group reveals plans to overhaul its chain, citing rising costs as a factor.

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Former BVA and SPVS president Gudrun Ravetz has joined the preventive health care provider on a permanent basis, after being named head veterinary officer.

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