December 2015

The alarm goes off at 3:30am and, for a minute, I think I’m on call. … more

16 mins

The last time I wrote, I focused on the issue of antibiotic resistance in humans and … more

15 mins

As I write this article, the weather is on the turn for the worse and … more

17 mins

Gareth Hateley, the outgoing president of the BCVA, was a guest at the Veterinary Christian … more

5 mins

Barcelona is vibrant and exciting. The home of Gaudí and the all-night party and this … more

17 mins

November 2015

Pad injuries are a common problem in primary practice. A study by Hansen et al1 … more

9 mins

Find out more about the different dry off methods and their impact on udder health, … more

15 mins

Can you guarantee your clients will give antibiotics responsibly? Poor compliance is likely to compromise … more

Tia, a three-year-old female, neutered cocker spaniel, is presented at your practice as an emergency … more

8 mins

NAME: Stephanie Johnston AGE: 28. QUALIFICATIONS: PhD, BVMS. POSITION: Veterinary surgeon. BRIEF CV: I studied veterinary medicine … more

14 mins

The Cattle Association of Veterinary Ireland (CAVI) conference was held in Mullingar right in the … more

22 mins

Yikes – obesity is the now the most common nutritional disorder in companion animals. It … more

10 mins

Cherry Tree Vets from Diss in Norfolk hosted a charity dinner in aid of Help … more

10 mins

Mike Davies reflects on a presentation and open debate at BVNA Congress that considered raw food diets – and shares his opinion on the practice.

17 mins

ABSTRACT SPVS has organised an annual conference for final year veterinary students for almost 30 … more

15 mins

It’s not that I can put a date on this, but I can still clearly … more

13 mins

The development of agriculture was a turning point in human history, and at the centre … more

16 mins

The first time I heard about the SPVS Lancaster weekend, our entire year was huddled … more

8 mins

The most beguiling welcome my wife ever had from an unknown dog was from a … more

15 mins

A key step towards responsible antibiotic use is selecting the appropriate antibiotic. Responsible use will … more