September 2019

Sheila Potter, 70, has just completed her bronze, silver and gold accreditation from the British Veterinary Receptionist Association.

4 mins

Tim Mair is an RCVS specialist in both equine internal medicine and equine soft tissue surgery and is a founding diplomate of the European College of Equine Internal Medicine.

3 mins

Wide-ranging plan "set to become one of our most fundamental reviews of RCVS guidance in recent years", says standards committee chair Melissa Donald.

7 mins

Michelle Haddrell used a variety of craft items to create an eye-catching notice board to promote a charity dog walk in aid of Streetvet tomorrow (14 September).

5 mins

Members of the veterinary profession and the pet-owning public can now make nominations across five categories for the Petplan Veterinary Awards 2020.

3 mins

The College of Animal Welfare will become the first training provider to deliver the Vetskill Level 4 Certificate for Suitably Qualified Persons.

4 mins

Vets and vet nurses who qualified outside the EU have been welcomed into the RCVS during a special ceremony held at Belgravia House in London.

5 mins

Staff and patients at the Tree of Life for Animals headquarters in Rajasthan were hit as one of the heaviest monsoons on record swept through the region.

8 mins

Since undertaking the Mental Health First Aid England course, practice manager Lisa Birnie and head nurse Emma Sargant feel more confident helping colleagues get the support they need.

5 mins

Delivering canine CPR, tick removal and dealing with heatstroke were some of the skills demonstrated at a first-aid course for dogs.

4 mins

Head nurse at Kingfisher Veterinary Practice in Somerset, Kylie Channon-Durant, spent two months helping conserve the turtle population in Cyprus.

3 mins

Regent Court Veterinary Practice in Penzance receives accolade from environmental charity Surfers Against Sewage for reducing plastic and inspiring community to tackle pollution.

6 mins

Karen Jones has been able to have her cake and eat it after racking up four decades of service at a small animal practice in north Wales.

3 mins

August 2019

Louise O’Dwyer Bursary is being created by Vets Now to celebrate her life and honour her passion for continuing nursing education.

5 mins

Sam Ashfield, of Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire, fits in studies around her full-time day job to land Advanced Programme in Veterinary Nursing of Zoo and Exotic Species.

4 mins

RVN and SVN make separate trips to Ukraine to help animals in need living in 30km exclusion zone created around nuclear power plant, which suffered a major explosion in 1986.

5 mins

RVN Samantha Flavell hopes UK first to offer owners the chance to remember their pets will inspire other practices to organise similar events in their own areas.

2 mins

A Cornish practice has launched an awards ceremony to celebrate patients that have shown bravery and resilience throughout the year.

4 mins

VNs urged to submit interesting and novel case reports ahead of BSAVA Congress, with eight successful applicants presenting their findings in a 15-minute slot.

4 mins

RVN Rachael Lofts aims to raise more than £1,000 for StreetVet after climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.

4 mins