Canadian surgeon warns vets' inability to effectively cope with fearful or stressed animals in clinic is preventing adequate care being given, and compromising health and welfare.5 mins
Groundbreaking research has led to the creation of Strangvac 4, which – subject to market authorisation – is anticipated to be available to UK vets and horse owners in two years’ time.
Vets should revise their approach to working relationships with farm staff to avoid being seen as a disposable commodity when it comes to herd health management.
Hundreds of members of the Association of Veterinary Students have gathered to attend lectures and socialise at their annual congress.
Fresh hope for dogs suffering pulmonic stenosis that cannot be corrected using a traditional approach after new procedure success.
Vets need to be aware of new parasites entering the country and be especially vigilant for D repens, said Eric Morgan, professor of parasitology at Queen's University Belfast.
Six hours of CPD can be earned at event also aimed at foot trimmers, farmers and those with an interest in the condition.
Purpose-built drying off trailer allows up to six cows to be treated at the same time – enabling a team of four veterinary surgeons and technicians to treat up to 300 cows per day.
Video tutorials will teach horse owners to help cut down on the serious work-related injuries equine vets can expect to suffer in practice during a 30-year working life.
A 10-month-old puppy is back on its feet after life-saving clinical intervention from a team of experts at Northwest Veterinary Specialists.
Success stories, including the case of Tigga, a cat that had a destructive nose tumour, have been reported by North Downs Specialist Referrals since it started offering pioneering treatment.
Young golden retriever bounces back into playful puppyhood after undergoing two life-changing operations led by Willows specialist.
John Fishwick told guests at association’s annual dinner Brexit has brought into sharp relief the UK’s reliance on EU veterinary professionals – a third of whom are considering leaving.5 mins
Charity’s vets put former mine detection canine on road to recovery following successful surgery to remove tumour from its hindlimb.
A six-week consultation begins today (29 January), where the Government is seeking views from industry and stakeholders for guidance expected to be available later this year.
Written in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, the document is being launched at SPVS/VPMA Congress this weekend.
Lynn Jo Ann Davies agrees not to practise and to remain abstinent from alcohol during a six-month period of postponement, after admitting twice drink-driving and being under influence of alcohol while on duty.
With around one in five vets who began their careers in clinical practice saying they do not now work in practice, BVA CPD series aims to help them return.
Success for vet and former zookeeping husband in offering services to zoological collections, along with CPD to vets and nurses.
Any members of the profession wishing to stand for election to RCVS council in 2018 have less than two weeks to put themselves forward.