Archive for February, 2014

Surgery bill surprise

After a mobile veterinary surgeon departs and complications arise, this doctor learns the cost of
shocking a pet owner with an extra invoice.

Program provides veterans’ certified service dogs unlimited veterinary care

A grant allows Trupanion to cover 100 percent of veterinary bills.

It’s back: New Fairness to Pet Owners Act introduced in U.S. House

Bill says mandatory veterinary prescription writing will lower cost of pet ownership, encourage

Penn Vet’s ‘legendary’ Dr. Charles Raker dies at 93

Longtime equine veterinary surgeon, professor leaves lasting legacy at his alma mater.

Redwings Horse Sanctuary welcomes donation from Boehringer Ingelheim generated by support for vital colic research

ISAMP 2014 – A new event for veterinary professionals, animal therapists and owners

The organisers of the International Symposium in Animal Musculoskeletal Practice (ISAMP) 2014 are delig…

Receding flood waters pose new dangers to animals, warn vets

Vets at the British Veterinary Association (BVA) are warning animal owners in flood-stricken areas to be aware of the new dangers posed by receding flood waters.

The water, which has flooded homes …

Don’t miss the National Equine Forum – Thursday 6 March 2014

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers, One Birdcage Walk, London SW1H 9JJ

You can hear the latest news and views within the equestrian industry, stay up-to-date with scientific research, debate h…

Methadone and its role in pain management the focus of a session hosted by Dechra at BSAVA

Methadone and its role in pain management will be the focus of a session hosted by Dechra Ve…

Pet microchipping company Micro-ID first company in Sussex to be awarded Coast to Capital’s Business Growth grant

Micro-ID the RFID (microchips for pets) specialists have embarked upon a project to design and manufacture a microchip scanner which will…