June 2020

English bull terrier Peppa was stolen from a garden in Cardiff in December 2019 and is still missing, despite having a microchip.

4 mins

April 2020

WSAVA advisory document confirms no evidence exists that pets or other domestic animals can be infected with 2019 n-CoV or that they may be a source of infection to people.

4 mins

February 2020

WSAVA advisory document confirms no evidence exists that pets or other domestic animals can be infected with 2019 n-CoV or that they may be a source of infection to people.

4 mins

Names confirmed for 2020 RCVS council elections, with a record 13 veterinary nurses putting themselves forward for VN council.

7 mins

VNs and veterinary students looking for an exciting opportunity and adventure may find it on the Wild Coast of the Eastern Cape.

4 mins

Top Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority award goes to “passionate” head nurse Emma Penn, of Middlewich Veterinary Surgery in Cheshire.

3 mins

Ceva Animal Welfare Awards 2020 will see individuals and organisations recognised across 10 categories for their dedication and hard work in animal health and welfare.

8 mins

January 2020

Eliza Horn, undergraduate student from Anglia Ruskin and The University Centre of West Anglia, is undertaking study of VN provision and opinion in management of canine brachycephalic patients.

2 mins

Abandoned dog found with 10cm overgrown nails and urine-soaked matted fur taken to the RSPCA's Somerset Brent Knoll Animal Centre by member of the public.

2 mins

The Vets Now “Bitesize” roadshows will visit nine UK cities, and cover the most popular and current topics in emergency and critical care.

3 mins

What do you want to achieve from your relationship with your mentor? Gerardo Poli urges mentees to consider this before beginning their search, to ensure a successful partnership.

8 mins

1CPD replaces the professional development record, and accompanies and facilitates a number of other CPD policy changes.

5 mins

The three webinars, developed by the VN Futures career progression group, will take place between February and June via The Webinar Vet.

4 mins

Individual membership is open to veterinary clinicians, VNs and veterinary rehabilitation professionals.

3 mins

Vets, VNs and students have until 31 January to share their views on issues affecting UK pets – with the chance to win an all-inclusive annual membership to The Webinar Vet for all entrants.

5 mins

Of those taken off – 2.2% of all RVNs – some 70 have subsequently applied to have their name restored to the register.

3 mins

IVC will pay for teams of its own staff to go to Australia for a minimum of four weeks at a time to help in “any capacity required”.

8 mins

The two-day conference will cover important subjects encountered daily by vets and VNs in practice when dealing with feline patients.

4 mins

From 1 September 2023 the awarding organisation will no longer certificate existing veterinary nursing qualifications.

6 mins

Nominations sought for awards created to celebrate those who have made a significant contribution to the health and welfare of dogs, with a total prize fund of £66,000.

7 mins