July 2017

Extra qualifications can "open doors" and improve salary expectations for veterinary nurses, claims the head of Glasgow's new postgraduate course for VNs.

10 mins

June 2017

The Bella Moss Foundation (BMF) and Oncore Online Learning-designed course will see delegates learn how to beat the superbugs and implement rigorous, tailored infection controls.

3 mins

A veterinary nurse in East Lothian whose dog lost its sight after contracting dry eye has spoken out to raise awareness of the condition.

4 mins

Nicola Buttler did not attend her RCVS veterinary nurse disciplinary committee hearing, having stated in advance she was not going to engage with the process.

10 mins

Emma Turner was nominated for the City and Guilds Medal for Excellence after achieving outstanding results for each aspect of her RVN training.

4 mins

Voting is now open for BVNA council, with eight candidates vying for six places.

3 mins

Two Cambridgeshire-based VNs will brave the heat, mud and exertion this weekend to raise money for a local rescue.

4 mins

A husband and wife team who formed a zoo consultancy business have hosted their first successful CPD event.

3 mins

BEVA has announced details of the dentistry day it is holding at congress this year.

2 mins

Vets and vet nurses are being urged to submit abstracts for the 14th Emergency and Critical Care UK Congress, which takes place in Harrogate in November.

2 mins

VetCPD is launching a two-day CPD congress aimed at small animal vets and veterinary nurses, to be held in the World Heritage City of Bath.

4 mins

Vets and vet nurses are being asked to nominate colleagues for the UK’s Veterinary Nurse of the Year 2017 award.

3 mins

Two VNs have won recognition for their efforts in training nurses of the future at the inaugural Veterinary Nursing Educator of the Year Awards.

3 mins

Potential veterinary leaders of the future have been sharpening their skills at a series of seminars to help them advance within practice and the profession.

3 mins

The head of a leading charity has claimed the lives of a million creatures could be saved every year by enhancing the profession’s knowledge of wild animal medicine.

5 mins

The International Society of Feline Medicine (ISFM) has announced its nurse and technician membership has reached 10,000 nurses worldwide, with users in 72 different countries.

2 mins

VNs and vets have just over a day left to respond to the RCVS’ consultation on the future of Schedule 3.

3 mins

The University of Glasgow is to start delivering an online distance learning Master of Science in Advanced Practice in Veterinary Nursing from September.

3 mins

May 2017

An online course has been launched aimed at vets and veterinary nurses who run weight clinics.

3 mins

Veterinary nurses attending the 2017 The Association of Zoo and Exotic Veterinary Nurses Congress in Bristol learned they have a key role to play in assessing and improving animal welfare.

3 mins