March 2016

Voting has opened for the 2016 RCVS council elections – and hopes are high of another bumper turnout.

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The manifestation of brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome (BOAS) is the subject of an upcoming free talk by London Vet Specialists’ Janet Kovak McClaran, one of the world’s leading soft tissue surgeons.

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"Animal welfare – the role of the OV" is the theme of the second official veterinarian (OV) conference, set to take place on 29-30 September.

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A former vet has had his fourth successive application to be restored to the register dismissed by the RCVS disciplinary committee.

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Stephen May has been elected the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons' junior vice-president for 2016-17.

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The BBC is looking for vets who might be interested in becoming an expert TV presenter.

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The veterinary sector is being urged to take part in Public Health England’s Antibiotic Guardian … more

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Veterinary surgeons who wish to gain the RCVS advanced practitioner status have been given extra … more

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Veterinary nurses and veterinary surgeons who wish to serve as members of the RCVS Ethics … more

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A veterinary team could not believe their eyes when they removed a 27cm car antenna … more

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Elisabetta Mancinelli has become an RCVS specialist in zoological medicine (small mammal). Dr Mancinelli, one … more

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The first ever open-heart surgery to treat a stenotic tricuspid valve in a dog has … more

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Vets will be required to attend all RSPCA actions to seize suspected abused animals and … more

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A course aimed at helping vets and veterinary nurses improve their knowledge of elderly cat … more

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A 20-page guide has been produced for veterinary practices navigating the upcoming compulsory canine microchipping … more

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The RCVS will promote its new Practice Standards Scheme and upcoming ethics review panel trial … more

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British vets have welcomed an EU law that clarifies complex legislation around animal health, disease … more

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Dechra Veterinary Products is to unveil support tools to help veterinary professionals diagnose and treat … more

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A meeting has been organised to discuss the implications of a new, tick-borne disease confirmed … more

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The Association of Veterinary Surgeons Practising in Northern Ireland (AVSPNI) Small Animal Congress 2016 will … more

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