Marge Chandler looks at the factors impacting on canine and feline weight gain to help equip VNs with the information they need in battling the pet bulge.26 mins
Richard Morris looks at the stages of diagnosing and treating equine dermal allergic reactions, along with the VN's role in achieving these, using case studies as examples.
RVN Louise O’Dwyer uses May’s Nursing Notes to take a (condensed) look at the Rule of 20.
Jenny Helm, senior veterinary clinician at University of Glasgow, discusses the recent tick media attention and the stats vets should be aware of.
RVN Louise O’Dwyer discusses the importance of nutrition in emergency situations, exploring calorie requirements, assisted feeding and the wonderful world of feeding tubes.36 mins
Ariane Neuber discusses the ways VNs can help cats, dogs and their owners prevent or combat allergic skin diseases.
Hany Elsheikha advises VNs on how to relay worm control information to their clients, using his so-called "ten commandments for effective worm control".
Kelly Bowlt Blacklock discusses the latest modalities for treating wounds in cats and dogs.40 mins
RVN Shakira Miles, in the first of a two-part article, looks at the prevalence of this organised activity and the potential resulting wounds.
Emergency and critical care superstar Louise O'Dwyer looks at the veterinary nurse’s role in pre-anaesthesia planning.
RVN Diane Westwood describes a training day she took part in for volunteers willing to respond to marine mammals in danger.14 mins
RVN Louise Buckley shares her seven golden steps to compiling, developing and honing critical appraisal skills in evidence-based veterinary medicine.
Learn how the new puppy growth charts could help pave the way for a healthier dog population, simply by tracking growth against reference standards.
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.
RVN Samantha Thompson advises on common festive-related items often within reaching distance of pets that can prove toxic if ingested.
Emma Gerrard discusses environmental triggers, as well as short-term and long-term management strategies, for cats and dogs with sound sensitivities.24 mins