Inspired by her colleagues, Ellie Tomlinson is undertaking the Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency Critical Care while continuing to work at The Minster Veterinary Practice.4 mins
Registrations are already flying in for the 2018 Oral Care Nurse training course; however, for those interested, but undecided, RVN Chloe Little shares her experience from having completed the course last year.
Petplan to offer chance for RVN to shine by sharing his or her expertise to pet owners via firm’s social media, followed by more than 150,000 people.
Trainee veterinary nursing at the Dick White Academy have smashed the national average by posting a 90% first time pass rate in their level three diploma exams.5 mins
Event with RCVS specialist Sarah Caney will cover intricacies of hyperthyroidism diagnosis and management in cats, followed by live Q&A session.
Two-day event taking place in Nottingham hopes to help delegates take practical advice on obesity back to practice.
A VN has won the chance to spend two days learning from some of the UK's top dermatologists at the University of Bristol after winning a competition.
Written in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, the document is being launched at SPVS/VPMA Congress this weekend.5 mins
Number taken off on 1 January is up on last year, but less than half of what it was in 2016 due to RCVS sending text and email reminders.
University of Edinburgh-based RVN Hayley Walters earns place on New Year's Honours list, which recognises the achievements and service of extraordinary people across the UK.
RVN Carla Finzel felt compelled to create the role of “veterinary district nurse” after recognising owners need support following a pet’s diagnosis or surgery.7 mins
Veterinary nurses reminded their college renewal fee of £64 is due on or before 31 December to maintain RVN status.3 mins
Vote to reduce the term of service for council members from four years to three, as part of structural changes to help bring in “new blood”, confirmed.
Much-awaited results of RCVS consultation into future of schedule – which received the highest number of responses ever seen by the college – have been released.5 mins
The veterinary charity presented its Vet Nurse of the Year accolade at BVNA Congress in Telford to a VN who goes “above and beyond”.
Foundation year programme offers alternative veterinary nursing route for those who do not have necessary entry requirements.
RCVS Knowledge-hosted CPD session aims to help delegates implement advanced best practice and will bring together specialists from human and veterinary health.
Georgina Bretman received a two-year ban, community payback and a deprivation order after being sentenced in a case that took more than four years to come to court.4 mins
John Fishwick claims he is “constantly inspired by tenacity and dedication of colleagues”, while outgoing president Gudrun Ravetz hails small acts of joined-up working by veterinary family.
Veterinary personnel in Northern Ireland are to benefit from a confidential service staffed by specially trained colleagues at a local level.