Veterinary personnel in Northern Ireland are to benefit from a confidential service staffed by specially trained colleagues at a local level.5 mins
The Veterinary Poisons Information Service is to host a series of refresher courses throughout 2018, aimed at keeping vets and VNs up to date in small animal toxicology.
Locum RVN Jo Hinde applauds social network giant's change in commerce policy to prevent sales of animals, but insists more needs to be done to stop problematic adverts appearing in the first place.
The University of Bristol’s post-grad nursing programme will give VNs the chance to increase their knowledge of clinical governance and evidence-based practice.4 mins
Plucky pups and courageous cats are being given the spotlight for 2018’s VN Times calendar, with veterinary nurses who supply entries being in with the chance of winning a £1,000 Amazon voucher.
“It was just like having a new baby” – RVNs step up to care for poorly pup with around-the-clock care, taking it home, and feeding it every three hours.
Hartpury University Centre says it is “proud” to have been given taught degree awarding powers by the Queen’s privy council.
Full-time RVN and practice manager in Cardiff completes treatment’s advanced certificate, joining only a few other vet nurses to do so.4 mins
Are you a bright spark at your practice? The RCVS is looking for vet and VN innovators to share their ideas on social media, with prizes up for grabs.
Vet Times CPD uses powerful search capabilities to help make finding and booking courses easier, with hundreds of courses by specialist CPD providers.
A team from the Association of Zoo and Exotic Veterinary Nurses will complete the gruelling Rough Runner event in London to raise money for Wildlife Vets International.
Extra qualifications can "open doors" and improve salary expectations for veterinary nurses, claims the head of Glasgow's new postgraduate course for VNs.
The Bella Moss Foundation (BMF) and Oncore Online Learning-designed course will see delegates learn how to beat the superbugs and implement rigorous, tailored infection controls.3 mins
A veterinary nurse in East Lothian whose dog lost its sight after contracting dry eye has spoken out to raise awareness of the condition.
Nicola Buttler did not attend her RCVS veterinary nurse disciplinary committee hearing, having stated in advance she was not going to engage with the process.
Emma Turner was nominated for the City and Guilds Medal for Excellence after achieving outstanding results for each aspect of her RVN training.
Voting is now open for BVNA council, with eight candidates vying for six places.
Two Cambridgeshire-based VNs will brave the heat, mud and exertion this weekend to raise money for a local rescue.
A husband and wife team who formed a zoo consultancy business have hosted their first successful CPD event.
BEVA has announced details of the dentistry day it is holding at congress this year.