White Cross Vets branches in Merseyside are aiming to raise at least £5,000 for Alder Hey Children's Charity by donating £1 for every pet they vaccinate.6 mins
SPVS and MMI launch Vet Wellbeing Awards to celebrate practices and places of work that focus on the well-being and mental health of staff.
Delegates attending the British Veterinary Zoological Society's first annual conference will benefit from three days of CPD and a packed social programme.
Veterinary personnel in Northern Ireland are to benefit from a confidential service staffed by specially trained colleagues at a local level.
“I wanted to be able to provide a good quality service based on more traditional values where the clients would be able to see the same vet on each visit” – practice owner Alastair Ball.
Cygnus and Arcturus – who live in the same home in Michigan – are among the wildlife and domestic pets to feature in the 2018 edition of Guinness World Records.
With an increasing amount of owners treating pet death in a similar way to losing a family member, requests for personalised pet cremations are on the rise, said the APPCC.
Practice co-owner took on the Windermere One Way challenge to swim the entire length of one of the Lake District’s most famous waters in aid of a mental health charity.
AHT equine research project to develop evidence-based guidelines finds adverse influence of less than ideally fitting tack was accentuated markedly by heavier riders.
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Livia Benato looks at the increasing problem of obesity in this species, size assessment and weight reduction methods.41 mins
Andrew Forbes discusses strategies for eliminating mange and lice over the housing period, including some case studies.
Jonathan Pycock discusses why practitioners who work with competition horses should keep up to date with relevant regulations.
John E Cooper and Margaret E Cooper report on a workshop session held for members of the Cambridge University Veterinary Zoological Society.
Liz Barton discusses finding a positive attitude to countering the profession’s well-being problems, with resources to help.
Mike Davies summarises a study he conducted that looked into the role and impact of edible seeds and grains in canine diets.
Roger Evans discusses seasonal difficulties on his farm in the latest Dairy Diary.
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VN Times editor Rebecca Hubbard introduces readers to Bonnie Blake, an RVN who has taken to blogging about her experiences working abroad as a veterinary nurse.20 mins
With pathogen-free digits an integral part of a practice’s infection control protocol, RVN Louise O'Dwyer advises on helping readers keep their hands clean.
RVN Adina Valentine talks about her trip with two colleagues to Sri Lanka to help a dog and cat shelter.
RCVS Knowledge writers, in their third article, help VNs give evidence-based veterinary medicine a go by discussing the importance of evaluation.
With mental health problems earning their right in the spotlight, RVN Erika Feilberg asks whether we give enough consideration to the similar issues our patients have.
With the end in sight, RVN Ruth Clooney-Power pushes through the final stages of her Cert VN ECC...
RVN Helen Rooney discusses the often mysterious inflammatory bowel disease that afflicts pets nationwide.
In the first of a two-part article looking at the ins and outs of searching for and landing that new role, RVN Helen Russell explores the experience from a jobseeker’s viewpoint...
Miele Professional explains how having the right laundry equipment controls the risk of infection while helping to make staff’s lives easier and practices more efficient.
#CALFMATTERS is a vaccination campaign from Merial Animal Health which encourages farmers to vaccinate their calves against calf pneumonia.
A collaboration between veterinary and human medicine and performance sports results in innovative solutions to challenging areas in clinical care…