Attendees at one-day event in October will be able to boost understanding of equine or canine osteoarthritis and how to treat it.5 mins
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.
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.
Willows-based diplomate voted on to the influential committee leading the European College of Veterinary Surgeons’ scientific programme.
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.
New, data-driven innovation centre for veterinary science has been approved for funding.
Under the plan, each peripatetic clinician will be responsible for a “zone” or territory and will offer their services to CVS practices in that area.
The European Scientific Counsel Companion Animal Parasites UK and Ireland is being alerted to increasing numbers of heartworm-positive dogs being imported from southern and eastern Europe.
Two new additions at Paragon mean centre has now recruited seven diplomates in the past nine months.
New recommendations made on how to limit their potential harm to both animals and humans.
Online event aims to update veterinary professionals on help and advice for canine and feline patients during the fireworks and party season.
Disciplinary committee decides vet has “to date, overcome her addiction to alcohol”.
Association of Veterinary Surgeons Practising in Northern Ireland’s autumn event to include CPD lectures, a mental health workshop and activities for children.
The Kennel Club’s new all-in-one DNA test, which costs £135, can be used to detect a range of disorders in a host of breeds.
“We view this investment in research and the pursuit of new knowledge as the lifeblood of the veterinary profession” – MSD Animal Health.
The Scottish SPCA is calling for vets to support animal cruelty investigations, provide expert witness statements and give evidence in court.
Until now it has not been possible to test for encysted small redworm as faecal egg counts only detect the presence of egg laying adult worms.
Hands-on event aims to help vets and VNs “provide higher welfare wound care for the most typical presentations of avian casualty”.
Bursary for veterinary surgeons offers three awards of up to £4,000 each, consisting of two ruminant and one companion animal.
Extended degree allows students who miss out on – or are not ready for – vet school the chance to bolster their learning experience ready for entry later.