The Eastern Pig Health initiative is holding a CPD meeting on pig veterinary medicine for vets who only occasionally attend clients with pigs – often those kept as pets or as part of smallholdings.

The Eastern Pig Health (EPH) initiative is holding a CPD meeting on pig veterinary medicine for vets who only occasionally attend clients with pigs – often those kept as pets or as part of smallholdings.

The Eastern Pig Health initiative is holding a CPD meeting on pig veterinary medicine for vets.EPH is working with pig producers and vets to improve pig health and biosecurity in the East Anglian region and is keen to involve all pig owners, regardless of the size of their unit.

The meeting will be at VLA Bury St Edmunds on January 20 at 6pm. A buffet and refreshments will be provided.

The meeting will include:

  • An update on the work of the VLA and current pig disease issues in the EPH region;
  • An update on the work of the Pig Veterinary Society;
  • Information on how to collect diagnostic samples and submitting to the VLA;
  • Pig disease diagnosis and pig handling;
  • Aims and objectives of EPH.

Vets wishing to attend should contact the VLA Bury St Edmunds by fax (01284 724500) or email bury-st-edmunds@vla.defra.gsi.gov.uk or via Eastern Pig Health by contacting Ross Lake on 07792681203 or ross.lake@bpex.org.uk

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