Sue Mayer discusses evidence supporting this control method – as well as practicalities, and opportunities and obstacles – using experiences from a programme in Derbyshire. Includes video content.28 mins
Due to a combination of factors, many dogs with rescue backup microchips are unnecessarily euthanised, campaigners claim.
Albane Fauron BVetMed, MRCVS in the second of a three-part series, discusses this technology’s applications in clinical and educational settings.
Nick Bacon, MA, VetMB, CertVR, CertSAS, DipECVS, DACVS, FRCVS, is clinical director, oncologic and soft tissue surgery at Fitzpatrick Referrals – but has recently branched out into a new sector in a bid to help the homeless population’s pets. Here, he explains what inspired him to get involved with non-profit animal welfare charity StreetVet, and why he believes it is important the veterinary profession gives back in such a way.
Michael Day looks at pathogens old and new associated with this condition, as well as diagnosis and vaccination.
Maria-Christine Fischer DVM, DipECVO, MRCVS in the final of a two-part article, discusses essential steps for examining and treating this ocular condition.
Not everything is as straightforward as it seems in the confusing world of veterinary recruitment. Here, former AVS president David Charles offers a beginner’s guide to translating graduate job ad jargon.
Systemic and miscellaneous diseases in winter 2019-20 are the focus on Axiom Veterinary Laboratories’ latest monthly update.
Marge Chandler DVM, MS, MACVSc, DipACVN, DipACVIM, DipECVIM-CA, MRCVS concludes this series by discussing the nutritional management of a selection of disorders common in older pets.
Emi Barker BSc(Hons), BVSc(Hons), PhD, DipECVIM-CA, MRCVS discusses the existence, definition and prevalence of glucocorticoid-deficient hypoadrenocorticism in canine patients.
In his latest article, Dave Beeston writes about one of his proudest moments of the year so far.
Rich Casey will be a busy man during the next 12 months after replacing Gillian Page as VMG president at SPVS/VMG Congress. He is also head of clinical development at Blue Cross – but found time to step into the Examination Room to tell us about his life and work in the veterinary industry…
Mike Rhodes BVM&S, CertVOphthal, DipECVO, MRCVS in the first of a two-part article, provides an overview of the most common canine ocular disorders, including clinical signs, causes and treatment.65 mins
Ana Bach DVM, CertSAS, CertSAO, MRCVS explains what this therapeutic ocular technique involves, its aims and studies
Jamie Prutton discusses insect bite hypersensitivity and atopic dermatitis and equids, and options for controlling the seasonal ills.
Karen Walsh, BVetMed, DVA, DipECVAA, MRCVS discusses the importance and process of detection and treatment in both canine and feline patients.
Have you ever attended a CPD course that was fulfilling, but left you wanting broader coverage or a practical angle? International Society of Feline Medicine Academy of Feline Practitioners lead Sam Taylor, BVetMed, CertSAM, DipECVIM-CA, MANZCVS, FRCVS, explains how the International Cat Care division has strived to tailor its new annual congress to provide such an offering for vets and VNs – and make time for your well-being, too.
Becky Robinson BVSc, MVetMed, DipECVAA, FHEA, MRCVS provides an overview of this monitoring tool to equip users with the knowledge to understand its output and maximise its potential use in practice.
Chanticleer has a weather eye on more subjects from the veterinary sphere.
Alex Perkins, BVSc, MRCVS, discusses the history of BVD, as well as the disease’s risks and tests available.