July 2017

Two universities specialising in life sciences and agriculture are in talks to create a joint school for vets in the west midlands.

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Vet Times CPD uses powerful search capabilities to help make finding and booking courses easier, with hundreds of courses by specialist CPD providers.

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“Challenging chickens” CPD will offer the opportunity to discuss real cases and delegates are urged to bring case material on the day.

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New service will take a wide range of dental cases, including fractured teeth, root canals, prosthetic crowns, fractured jaws, oral tumours and orthodontics.

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The implications and practicalities of euthanasia and end of life care will be explored by experts in an afternoon of discussion as part of BEVA's scientific programme.

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Marie Bouvet started the challenge for her own personal achievement, but is now using the feat to raise money for the People for Animal Care Trust animal

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Vets urged to join surveillance network as fly strike project demonstrates how big data can be used to identify at-risk animals and help prevent disease.

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Practices have been advised against employing a "repeat offender" who seeks to obtain work as a veterinary surgeon under stolen identities.

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Two inspired personnel from Pro-Vets walked over a weekend to complete the 100k Cotswold Way Challenge and raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Often held up as a poster boy for the veterinary profession, Supervet Noel Fitzpatrick claims he is an example of how not to achieve a good work-life balance.

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A health plan initiative by Simplyhealth Professionals has led to it presenting the charity Guide Dogs with a cheque for £10,000 to help continue its work.

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Vets at UC Davis have saved Stormie the Siamese from losing a leg by undertaking an "extremely rare" procedure to remove a heartworm from her femoral artery.

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Channel 5 is to broadcast tonight the case of Molly, a rescue dog who was able to have her heart fixed on Valentine's Day, thanks to funds raised by the RSPCA.

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Judges at the Conference Awards have named VET Festival as Best Conference by a Small Company – highlighting its clever use of a festival theme to engage the audience.

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Small animal vets now have the opportunity to obtain a surgery postgraduate certificate in 12 months, thanks to a collaboration between CPD Solutions and the University of Chester.

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A cell transplantation technique, historically used in human medicine with “groundbreaking regenerative capabilities”, has been … more

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Delegates from around the world enjoyed a full scientific programme, commercial exhibition and poster room at ISFM's World Feline Veterinary Congress in Brighton.

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HoofSearch is a streamlined updating service that collects metadata on new peer-reviewed research, academic papers and conference proceedings covering foot research, lameness, anatomy, imaging and related topics.

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Adventurous volunteers are being sought to work on a project in the Maldives gathering data on its sea turtle population, as well as first aid training and conservation work.

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Norbrook's latest booklet aims to help SQPs advise farmers on best practice sheep parasite control strategies and offers an insight into anthelmintic resistance.

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