Vets will get the latest insights on the impact of genetic developments in animal breeding at a two-day Vetnomics event in November.4 mins
Veterinary specialists from the group will cover a broad range of topics, such as small animal anaesthesia, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and internal medicine.
Novel study finds Velagliflozin shows promise as a “safe and effective compound for treating insulin dysregulation and preventing laminitis”.
Scientists discover it may be possible to use the beneficial bacteria found in a badger's gut to combat bovine tuberculosis.
Aberdeenshire farm in "lockdown" as "mad cow disease" discovered and authorities attempt to identify the source of the infection.
Online scheme offers vets who don’t have the time to participate in an attendance programme the opportunity to study for a recognised postgraduate qualification.
The RCVS has defended its decision to publish a mindfulness activity book for BVNA Congress after it was later criticised by some delegates.7 mins
“This is a new move for both the veterinary nurse education establishment and VetPartners” – RVN Lisa Bugh, Lynwood School of Veterinary Nursing.
RVNs and SVNs have until May 2019 to apply for the £1,000 bursary being offered by MSD animal health to “encourage qualified and student veterinary nurses into research”.
University of Nottingham research findings could provide new angle that could contribute to a future discussion regarding safeguarding "veterinary nurse".
VetQuest event aims to showcase some opportunities available to those interested in pursuing a veterinary or veterinary nursing career.
Delegates will be asked to explore hot topics and controversial issues – from dentistry to wound management – at congress 2018.
Two 1ml doses can be injected three weeks apart to pigs from 56 days old, providing immunisation to the majority of animals within seven days.3 mins
Following nutritional research, Spillers launches “first independently veterinary approved senior horse feed range on the market”.
Available in 15ml, 30ml and 60ml syringes for dogs, and 15ml syringes for cats, Pro-Kolin Advanced features new and improved flavourings and specific formulations.
Baycox Multi from Bayer now licensed to treat and control one of the most common causes of scour in bull beef and suckler calves in the UK.
New products designed to optimise corneal health come with diagnosis and treatment guidelines, anatomical guides and client educational aids.
Zoetis apologises for disruption and outlines alternative product, but first batches won’t be available until March 2019.
New recombinant virus vaccine offers partial protection against infectious bronchitis virus, but further research is needed to develop more robust solution.5 mins
Practices have one month to enter the SPVS and RCVS Mind Matters Initiative awards, as well as nominate their Wellbeing Star.
“This is the largest study of Labrador retrievers to date and will substantially change how we view the health of this breed” – VetCompass researcher Dan O’Neill.
A bumper turnout of delegates from across the Asia-Pacific region and beyond ensured record-breaking numbers attending the association’s 43rd event.
A vet from Kent is in the running for a prestigious magazine award after a stunning year in the saddle.
”Hot spots” for French heartworm infection have been identified, with further work revealing the mere local presence of red foxes in these areas increases infection risk.
“This is a new move for both the veterinary nurse education establishment and VetPartners” – RVN Lisa Bugh, Lynwood School of Veterinary Nursing.4 mins
International Society of Feline Medicine award is “ringing endorsement” of “exceptional care package for cats” at Surrey referrals clinic.
UK’s leading pet care business aims to “tap into the vast potential of its data” to ensure business reaches its full potential.
Dorset veterinary director Yoav Alony-Gilboa takes over from Iain Richards at helm of SVS, which builds strong links with sheep farmers through National Sheep Association.
Association warns changes must protect recruitment capacity of vets from the EU, not introduce “new layers of bureaucracy”.
One of the UK’s leading pet insurers has announced changes to its free cover product, as well as a revamped digital system to simplify the process for clients.