May 2016

A veterinary nurse found herself on both sides of the consult table after helping with life-saving surgery on her pet dog.

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One of the veterinary nurses spearheading the RCVS and BVNA VN Futures project has asked whether VNs are "strong enough advocates for the profession".

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Veterinary nurses from a York-based practice are inviting clients to get their claws out for charity as part of Veterinary Nurse Awareness Month.

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A congress created to provide careers information for student veterinary nurses is now open for registration.

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The RCVS has today announced the results of its 2016 RCVS council and VN council elections.

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April 2016

Vettimes.co.uk and its sister publication VN Times are looking for top tips on how to stimulate eating and drinking in inappetent cats and dogs, for a new competition.

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Animal welfare charity Blue Cross is calling for qualified or retired veterinary nurses to donate their spare time and volunteer to help needy pets at London-based events.

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The Vet Futures and VN Futures action plans will be launched at a summit on 4 July at the RVC in London.

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The RCVS will be holding Regional Question Time meetings Nottingham and Cardiff during May.

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The BVNA has said it is "confident" its 2016 congress will be "the most exciting and successful yet".

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Vets and VNs contributing data to a new study aimed at improving the early detection of pain in cats can win themselves a host of prizes.

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The veterinary profession's unsung heroes were recognised at the 2016 BSAVA Awards.

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The RCVS has published a guide on fitness to practise issues for student veterinary nurses and veterinary nursing education providers.

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March 2016

Rebecca Hubbard takes a closer look at the candidates for this year’s VN council elections – and implores you to use your vote.

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Issues surrounding human resources and nurse consultations will be addressed by two new regional CPD workshops announced by SPVS and the VPMA.

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A veterinary nurse has raised more than £10,000 in a crowdfunding appeal to fund research into Alabama rot.

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Following a BBC casting call for vets who fancy themselves as television presenters, vet times can confirm producers would also welcome applications from veterinary nurses.

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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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A veterinary nursing manager is celebrating a milestone after having notched up 30 years’ service … 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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