Archive for September, 2017

Reminding veterinary nurses of annual renewal

This week we will be contacting all registered veterinary nurses reminding them that their annual renewal fee for 2017-18 is due.

What’s on our agenda at BVNA Congress 2017?

This year we will be talking to delegates at BVNA Congress in Telford, about the future of veterinary nursing, career diversification and mental health.

CPD audit asks over 1,000 vets to share their records

We have now contacted some 1,017 veterinary surgeons asking them to share their continuing professional development (CPD) records as part of our annual audit of compliance.

Ambitious programme to encourage veterinary innovation launched

At the inaugural Innovation Symposium held in London today (Wednesday 20 September 2017), we launched ViVet, an ambitious and wide-ranging programme designed to ensure veterinary professionals are at the forefront of innovation in the animal health sec…

Caring for a sick pet can increase anxiety, depression

A pioneering study looks at the impact of caregiver burden among owners of sick animals. The results point to elevated stress and poorer quality of life.

Northern Ireland peer support service launches

A specialist service to provide mental health and wellbeing support for all members of the veterinary community in Northern Ireland has been launched.

PetMio launches a smart ecosystem that learns to tailor food for cats and dogs

September 14th 2017 – Miami, Florida – PetMio today is launching an ecosystem of devices designed to provide the most personalized nutrition possible for cats and dogs.&…

CVS Announces the Acquisition of B&W Equine Vets

CVS has announced the acquisition of …

Vet Wellbeing Awards 2017 launched

The Society for Practising Veterinary Surgeons (SPVS) and the Mind Matters Initiative (MMI) are building on the success of last year’s SPVS Wellbeing Awards to launch the new Vet Wellbeing Awards.

Ground-breaking Research into Owners Attitudes to Equine End-of-Life to be Launched at BEVA Congress 2017

Results of EEoL (Equine End of Life) three-year project to be launched by AESE, World Horse Welfare and The Donkey SanctuaryThree years of in-depth research into equid owner…