Archive for January, 2013

Racing and veterinary to be the focus for this year’s National Equine Forum

The National Equine Forum, to be held on Tuesday 5th March 2013, is appealing to an even broader spectrum of the equestrian industry this year, with the inclusion of some thought-provoking and topical…

Working animal charity SPANA is looking for vets to run the Brighton marathon

The international animal charity SPANA is appealing for members of the veterinary profession to sign u…

Bad dogs or bad law? Guidance for vets on dangerous dogs

What should vets do when a pit bull terrier walks into the waiting room?

This question, and many others, were addressed this week when the British Veterinary Association (BVA) and The Webinar Vet j…

BVA calls on VMD to restrict anthelmintic dispensing

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is calling on the veterinary medicines regulator to classify all anthelmintics as POM-V, meaning they c…

Royal Canin ‘Summer of the Cat’ competition Winner is a Little Ray of Sunshine

Tansy with Veterinary Nurses Grace Thomson and Megan Eastwood

Five year old Tansy Richard…

BCF announce new veterinary specific version of Vita CR X-ray system

Veterinary imaging company BCF Technology has announced signi…

Travelling dog reunited with owner after 894-mile trip

Emile, a 12 year old Labrador, has been reunited with his owner after Petlog managed to track down his owner. Emile went missing from his home in Burgundy, France, and was found on a busy motorway by an Italian truck driver who then took him home for h…

Lenni laid low after losing antlers

Lenni feeling half the reindeer he used to be after casting mighty antlers with a combined weight of more than 10kg at Scottish wildlife park.

RCVS calls for new regulatory committee members

Practitioners and members of the public interested in veterinary regulation can now apply to sit on the RCVS investigation and disciplinary committees.

Kitten put through the wringer, survives wash cycle

6-month-old Siberian Forest cat was the most pleasant-smelling pet the veterinarian had ever