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.
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.
New information pack will arm vets and yard owners with the latest advice on preventive health care, worming, vaccination and equine biosecurity.
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”.
BVA and Goat Veterinary Society joint position paper states anaesthesia and pain relief should be used for all goat kid disbudding procedures.
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.
Five RVNs and five vets are in with a chance of scooping a prize at this year’s Animal Star Awards.
Reduced prices are available until the end of August for anyone interested in saving cash on entry to this year’s VetCPD annual conference.
All SVNs enrolled at Dick White Academy have rated experiences as excellent, very good or good, and are confident they will reach career ambitions.
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.
Applied Biosystems VetMAX MastiType Multi Kit identifies the 15 most significant mastitis-causing pathogens in three hours.3 mins
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.
Pharmaceutical company introduces oral Bovikalc Dry to help support natural decrease in milk production at end of lactation cycle.
Trace levels of the anabolic steroid(s) trenbolone and/or trendione have reportedly been detected in products that contain the progestin altrenogest.
Boehringer Ingelheim produces series of expert short videos to help vets become more confident in prescribing pain relief to this exotic species.
Pharmaceutical firm launches its 11th product in the past three years with Moxiclear spot-on for dogs, cats and ferrets.
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”.
Tenth show includes expanded party night capacity, an afternoon tea celebration and increased delegate participation opportunities.
A growing number of exotic pets passing through the doors of an Essex practice results in a new, dedicated suite and equipment.
Initiative will visit Newcastle, Taunton, Glasgow, Crawley, Peterborough and Wrexham to deliver mental health training courses this autumn.
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.
“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.
Million-pound investment to result in creation of state-of-the-art intensive care facility and new vet jobs for equine hospital.
Major investment creates jobs for five new clinicians in extra operating theatre and state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging suite.
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.
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.