RVN Sophie Beckwith questions who is best suited to the role of a human resources position in a veterinary clinic – a practice team member or an HR-trained individual?27 mins
RVN Emma Gerrard looks at the common endocrinopathies that present in practice and how nurses can involve their clients in helping to manage these conditions.
SVN Simon Johnson discusses the preconceptions he faces as a man in a predominately female profession and how this can be addressed in the future.
CVS Group has appointed Belinda Andrews-Jones to its newly created role of director of nursing. Dan Curtis of Pet Medic Recruitment speaks with her about this and her career to date.
RVN Ruth Clooney-Power files the latest entry in her bursary diary, where she tells readers how she’s getting on with the Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency and Critical Care.
RVN Diane Westwood describes a training day she took part in for volunteers willing to respond to marine mammals in danger.
Those spearheading the VN Futures initiative update readers on the joint RCVS/BVNA initiative, with an overview of its first working party meeting.
RVN Louise Buckley shares her seven golden steps to compiling, developing and honing critical appraisal skills in evidence-based veterinary medicine.
BVNA council member Jasmine Kilpatrick speaks about her first year as a diploma student VN.
Louise O'Dwyer discusses small animal pain management, arguing a need for more pain scoring in practice.
RVN Devon Caffull outlines various dental procedures often involving VNs and the significant contributions they can make.
Learn how the new puppy growth charts could help pave the way for a healthier dog population, simply by tracking growth against reference standards.
RVN Laura Lacey discusses common symptoms associated with elderly canine and feline patients, plus advice for VNs to adopt and share with owners.
Emma Gerrard RVN offers key recommendations to help implement and maintain infection control protocols.27 mins
Clare Jones RVN, in the first of a two-part article, familiarises VNs with parrot handling, diet, environment and illness.
BVNA council member Erika Feilberg takes a closer look at VNs in practice, including how they are used in the hospital she works in.
Louise O'Dwyer takes a look at the relationship between pre-surgery fasting and anaesthesia in December's Nursing Notes.
Rory O’Connor offers practical advice for VNs to prevent mental health issues occurring – and to ensure you don’t suffer in silence.
Pam Mosedale explains the responsibilities of suitably qualified persons (SQPs) in practice.
VN Times editor Rebecca Hubbard talks to an RVN about how her volunteering trip to the southernmost tip of Africa brought her face to face with big cats and bolstered her recovery from anxiety.