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.
Two VNs have won recognition for their efforts in training nurses of the future at the inaugural Veterinary Nursing Educator of the Year Awards.
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.
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.
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.
VNs and vets have just over a day left to respond to the RCVS’ consultation on the future of Schedule 3.
The University of Glasgow is to start delivering an online distance learning Master of Science in Advanced Practice in Veterinary Nursing from September.
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.
Staff have promoted the “awesome and important” role veterinary nurses play by throwing their own careers event for Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month 2017.
A tiny collar made by a quick-thinking VN in Basildon is helping a four-month-old Syrian hamster recover from a hindleg amputation.
One of the UK’s most isolated vets is offering colleagues the chance to experience practice life – island style. Vets, student vets and RVNs can undertake a week-long voluntary placement on the Isles of Scilly.
Two VNs are putting their best foot forward to raise money and awareness for mental health charity Mind.
Former RVN Helen Ballantyne has said veterinary practices should empower VNs to become “link” and specialist nurses, replicating a similar model used in NHS hospitals across the UK.
The 2017 RCVS and VN council election results have been announced after a record proportion of veterinary professionals cast their votes.
A vet practice has reported what it believes to be three cases of poisoning thought to involve dogs eating rotten food in just eight months.
The 2017 RCVS council and VN council election results have been announced, after a record proportion of veterinary professionals cast their votes.
Blue Cross has announced it has adopted PDSA’s respected PetWise MOT model across all its hospitals.
Leeds-based Beechwood Veterinary Group is inviting pets to free nail clipping clinics to raise money for a local rescue fund that helps pay for the treatment and care of strays.5 mins