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.

5 mins

Novel study finds Velagliflozin shows promise as a “safe and effective compound for treating insulin dysregulation and preventing laminitis”.

6 mins

Scientists discover it may be possible to use the beneficial bacteria found in a badger's gut to combat bovine tuberculosis.

6 mins

Aberdeenshire farm in "lockdown" as "mad cow disease" discovered and authorities attempt to identify the source of the infection.

4 mins

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.

3 mins

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.

4 mins

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”.

3 mins

University of Nottingham research findings could provide new angle that could contribute to a future discussion regarding safeguarding "veterinary nurse".

3 mins

VetQuest event aims to showcase some opportunities available to those interested in pursuing a veterinary or veterinary nursing career.

4 mins

Delegates will be asked to explore hot topics and controversial issues – from dentistry to wound management – at congress 2018.

4 mins

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”.

3 mins

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.

2 mins

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.

3 mins

New products designed to optimise corneal health come with diagnosis and treatment guidelines, anatomical guides and client educational aids.

3 mins

Zoetis apologises for disruption and outlines alternative product, but first batches won’t be available until March 2019.

2 mins

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.

3 mins

“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.

4 mins

A bumper turnout of delegates from across the Asia-Pacific region and beyond ensured record-breaking numbers attending the association’s 43rd event.

4 mins

A vet from Kent is in the running for a prestigious magazine award after a stunning year in the saddle.

4 mins

”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.

6 mins

“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.

6 mins

UK’s leading pet care business aims to “tap into the vast potential of its data” to ensure business reaches its full potential.

6 mins

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.

3 mins

Association warns changes must protect recruitment capacity of vets from the EU, not introduce “new layers of bureaucracy”.

4 mins

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.

5 mins