June 2016

Parasite prevention is a huge part of veterinary nursing. It is important to understand life cycles and treatment protocols to ensure clients and their pets receive the correct information.

31 mins

May 2016

Lynne Kerrigan offers key tips VNs should share with new owners of these pets to ensure their health and welfare needs are met.

30 mins

Ariane Neuber discusses the aetiology and treatment methods of various allergic conditions that often present in dogs and cats.

27 mins

April 2016

Lynn Irving describes common conditions that can lead to immunocompromised horses, including prevention and treatment advice.

29 mins

March 2016

Emma Archer focuses on a nurse’s role prior to, during and after a patient is anaesthetised, from appropriate premedication to supervision tools (part 1/2).

23 mins

Emma Gerrard explains the usual causes of vomiting in cats and dogs to equip VNs with useful knowledge when performing triage.

27 mins

The EDGE programmes from Vets Now are not only exciting and fun but they provide the ideal springboard for a career in EEC.

7 mins

February 2016

ABSTRACT Chronic pain is a life-altering condition that has significant impact on a cat’s quality … more

25 mins

In many weight loss programmes, the most difficult stage is once ideal/target bodyweight has been … more

14 mins

January 2016

ABSTRACT Otitis – specifically, otitis externa – is a common problem in dogs, but less … more

24 mins

December 2015

Dermatology cases are frequently seen in small animal practice, making up about 20% of patients … more

21 mins

October 2015

ABSTRACT The field of veterinary cardiology is continually expanding, with scientific studies and papers arising … more

28 mins

September 2015

Veterinary nurses have an important role in every aspect of anaesthesia, from the preparation of equipment … more

23 mins

Probiotics supplementation is gaining popularity – for example, as promoted in advertisements for people as “good bacteria”. A … more

25 mins

August 2015

International Cat Care (ICC) has teamed up with the Veterinary Poisons Information Service (VPIS) and Agria … more

18 mins

Endoparasite infections in dogs and cats are a familiar concern for pet owners. This article will … more

27 mins

July 2015

In terms of risk assessments in the UK, the NHS European Office (2013) has changed … more

17 mins

June 2015

ABSTRACT Feline lower urinary tract disease is commonly seen in practice. Patients may show chronic clinical signs … more

29 mins

May 2015

Dietary-induced skin problems include food intolerances; primary and secondary nutrient deficiencies and nutrient toxicities. A … more

18 mins

April 2015

Since 1943, when Karl Luft introduced the first infrared carbon dioxide (CO2) measuring and recording … more

27 mins