Vet and keen runner Mandy Hood has been using her training runs to deliver medication for the pets of vulnerable clients.4 mins
“Besnoitia bennetti can infect any members of the family Equidae – so horses, donkeys, mules and zebras are susceptible to infection by this parasite." – Hany Elsheikha, University of Nottingham.
“There needs to be a top-down approach with the RCVS, BVA, universities and corporates taking the lead” – Nicole Regan of the British Veterinary Ethnicity and Diversity Society steering group.
The BVA encourages members to sign a petition calling on the Government to give more support to human and animal health care providers.
Aimed at vets and veterinary nurses, the course is being tutored by emergency and critical care specialist Susanna Solbak from Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists.
Vets have saved the life of a cat that may have been shot and was left with a ball bearing lodged near its brain.
Results for XLVets study involving 25 farms find low levels of infection, and point to the need for a more targeted flukicide strategy drawn up between farms and vets.
Three days of lectures and interactive events are planned for the world’s first free virtual feline congress for vets, VNs and technicians.
Andrew Kent and Fergus Allerton running 90-minute sessions on a Thursday evening covering internal medicine topics, offering CPD that includes breakout rooms, polls and chat rooms.
“While many have already undertaken the survey, we are keen to hear from more participants, so I would like to implore any general practice vets to please help contribute to our work by taking part in our short survey”– Gareth Jones, RVC.
Royal college announces it will consult the profession on plans to drop criminal standard of proof in disciplinary cases.
Four videos covering the sensitive subject of weight management in horses have now been uploaded to BEVA’s online learning platform.
Association hopes new resource will aid veterinary professionals in their discussions with clients about feeding their pets.
College to run free sessions for vets and VNs to help them address challenges created during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Publication of this research is important as it provides veterinarians with additional evidence of the commercial test’s accuracy” – Corrine Austin, director at Austin Davis Biologics.
“We’ve gathered some of the highest-rated speakers from our worldwide portfolio of events to bring practical and relevant CPD to your own laptop, PC or tablet...” – Charlotte Ellicott, Vet Show.
“… if you are monitoring worm egg counts on a fortnightly basis and have only just taken a count before the rain arrived, don’t assume all is okay…” – sheep vet Fiona Lovatt.
Multi-disciplinary team swings into action to save the life of a 10-year-old cocker spaniel.
International Cat Care and its veterinary branch the International Society of Feline Medicine say academy will allow feline vets across the world to collaborate on and share research.
Team at Southern Counties Veterinary Specialists treats young Labrador retriever diagnosed with rare congenital heart disease.