Glanzmann thrombasthenia never before reported in felines diagnosed by US scientists from University of California, Davis.5 mins
Claire Coombe-Jones and Sally Powell report on their involvement in “Inspired Vets” – a unique event for individuals to explore what’s important to them, and what they need to have a balanced and fulfilled career in the profession.
“Supporting students is a key role for AVS and this guide will support students on EMS alongside the new AVS EMS grants – which open for applications in October”, says David Charles, AVS president.
RCVS launches series of case studies to its website to cover what vets can and cannot delegate to RVNs and SVNs in veterinary practices.
MSD Animal Health is providing funds to advance commercial production of a low-cost vaccine to protect livestock against the virus.
BEVA posted an advert calling on equine vets to volunteer to take part in the ethogram experiment. Of the 40 respondents, 10 were picked for their varying years of experience.
RCVS disciplinary committee forms view that vet’s current state of health is “favourable” and orders her to find a suitable fellow surgeon to act as mentor before she can be considered to practise again.
Appeal launched for members to get involved in shaping BVA policies and the future direction of the profession.
Viktor Molnar dodged rabies laws to import underage canines from eastern Europe and illegally sell them from his veterinary business address.
Equine hospital boasts England’s first large bore sliding gantry computed tomography system for improved large animal patient scanning.
Authors of the study discovered humans were the likely original host for the bacteria that causes mastitis in cattle and infections in millions of broiler chickens.
Vet suggests tiny Jack Russell terrier-dachshund cross should be put forward for “Slimmer of the Month” award after removing 1kg bladder stone.
Collie that swallowed 22 high-strength painkillers while owner was out is saved by veterinary staff despite kidney values being “off the scales”.
Two dogs survive the deadly disease after scientists at the RVC Queen Mother Hospital for Animals use therapeutic plasma exchange to filter blood.
Speaking at RCVS Royal College Day, guest speaker Derek Knottenbelt raised concerns the needs of new graduates are not being met and “an amazing resource” lost.6 mins
A veterinary pair in their final year have been given prizes and certificates for the quality of their case studies during EMS placements with Medivet.
As well as the hospital, CVS will also provide a neighbouring clinical skills centre and veterinary school hub facilities, which will be available for the first student intake in 2020.
Yorkshire Air Ambulance efforts to save large animal veterinarian Chris Cundall’s, who was airlifted to hospital after being crushed by a bull, will broadcast on 23 July.
Court cases have been lost due to “unintentional errors” by vets because they haven't been shown what to do, according to clinical director of Brownlow Veterinary Group David Martin.
RCVS disciplinary committee acts after criminal conviction for veterinarian who kept starving animals in cellar beneath own surgery.