Attendees at one-day event in October will be able to boost understanding of equine or canine osteoarthritis and how to treat it.

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The proposed changes follow on from recommendations made by the Kinnaird Review into farm animal disease surveillance, which were accepted by the Scottish Government in 2011.

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Presence of the anabolic steroid testosterone over a permitted threshold in a sample could result in a 14-month suspension from racing and a 12-month stand down from racing for the horse.

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Willows-based diplomate voted on to the influential committee leading the European College of Veterinary Surgeons’ scientific programme.

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The Assembly Rooms in Bath will once again host VetCPD Congress, which this year features a range of subjects from nutrition and neurology to cardiology and cytology.

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New, data-driven innovation centre for veterinary science has been approved for funding.

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A Cornish practice has launched an awards ceremony to celebrate patients that have shown bravery and resilience throughout the year.

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VNs urged to submit interesting and novel case reports ahead of BSAVA Congress, with eight successful applicants presenting their findings in a 15-minute slot.

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RVN Rachael Lofts aims to raise more than £1,000 for StreetVet after climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.

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The Assembly Rooms in Bath will once again host VetCPD Congress, which this year features a range of subjects from nutrition and neurology to cardiology and cytology.

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Vet nurses are being invited to Careers With Animals Day in Leeds on 5 October, hosted by the College of Animal Welfare.

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A range of experts – including vet nurses and behaviourists – will delve into the root causes of aggression and be equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to deal with such cases.

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Bayer urges veterinarians to aid in identifying an increasing number of fake – and ineffective – Seresto Flea and Tick Control collars being unwittingly bought by pet owners.

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Dechra launches broad-spectrum antibiotic product for treatment of keratitis, conjunctivitis and blepharitis.

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The stem cell product, from Boehringer Ingelheim, is “the first that has been licensed that is available as an ‘off the shelf’ treatment”.

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“Product is a specific solution for cats with atopic dermatitis or other causes of skin irritation, such as flea-bite allergic dermatitis” – Royal Canin.

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“Vetemex is a valuable addition to the already extensive Virbac portfolio" - product manager Claire Lewis.

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Labelling change for Meflosyl means an authorised product for non-food horses is available on the UK market, with options to address availability issues should demand exceed supply.

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Primary and secondary school students find out what it’s like to be a vet in a two-day event organised by the RVC and Bayer.

4 mins

An American study found, from 1979 to 2015, vets died by suicide between 2 and 3.5 times more often than the general US population, reflecting the findings of a systematic review published in 2010.

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Vets and VNs – along with family, friends and clients – have climbed more than 3,500ft to raise money for Welsh animal charity.

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A professional dog groomer has sparked a social media debate after dying the legs and tail of her toy poodle pink. She has vigorously defended her right to give her pet a colour makeover.

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The platform, which is in development, will enable veterinary professionals to access a “one-stop shop” CPD management solution.

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Open water swimmers are exhausted, but bring home the cash for The Cinnamon Trust charity after crossing one of Europe’s largest man-made reservoirs.

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Two days of workshops, business CPD and networking opportunities – all targeted at independent practices – are on offer at Vet Dynamics Conference 2019.

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“We strive to offer a first-class level of care – not just to rabbits, but to all exotic species...” – Tariq Abou-Zahr of Valley Veterinary Hospital.

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US animal health firm announces it will pay more than £6 billion in cash and shares for Bayer’s animal health business.

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“We want to ensure we can attract people of all abilities with the valuable skills and experience we need to offer the highest quality care to patients and clients” – Independent Vetcare HR manager Debbie Ross.

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The purchase of the practice group with sites in Derbyshire and Staffordshire means Independent Vetcare now has more than 900 veterinary sites.

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Promotions “great news for the entire ECC community”, says Vets Now clinical director and RCVS senior-vice president Amanda Boag.

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