Archive for January, 2018

Onswitch launches new course for 2018 – ‘Health Plans Made Easy’

‘Health Plans Made Easy’ is a new practical one-day CPD workshop from Onswitch, designed to embed both the confidence and skills required to communicate plans effectively with owners at eve…

Ark House Vets goes digital to reduce carbon ‘Paw’print

 Keeping clients and friends up to date with practice news has always been important to Ark House Vets – the Leighton Buzzard practice produces a quarterly magazine, Paws, to share seas…

New study investigates horse owners knowledge of laminitis and how it affects horse care decisions

A new study, supported by SPILLERS, in collaboration with the Royal Veterinary College (RVC), aims to shed light on UK horse owners’ understanding of laminitis and whether or how this may inf…

Cinque Ports gains prestigious small animal hospital status

A Veterinary centre with six practices across Kent and East Sussex has been awarded hospital status by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)….

College to extend pilot for outcomes-based approach to CPD

We are calling for more volunteers to be part of an extended pilot for proposed changes to the way it measures continuing professional development (CPD).

Norbrook offers vets complimentary cytology webinars as part of CPD

Norbrook is offering veterinary surgeons and nurses complimentary training by dermatology experts as part of its ongoing commitment to Continuing Professional Development (CPD).The training …

Mind Matters to host International Virtual Congress session on mental health

Our Mind Matters Initiative (MMI) will be hosting a session on mental health as part of The Webinar Vet’s International Virtual Congress, on 19 January 2018 from 7pm to 9pm.

Last chance to nominate for Ceva Animal Welfare Awards 2018

A Look Back on 2017 with Alasdair Hotston Moore MA VetMB CertSAC CertVR CertSAS CertMedEd FRCVS

As we say goodbye to 2017, and hello to 2018 we wanted to take a look back at some of the achievements of one of the groups clinicians who has been with IVC from its inception – Alasdair Hots…

Petition received from homeopathy delegation

Today we met a delegation of around 40 animal owners who wished to voice their concern about a recent position statement by RCVS Council on the use of complementary and alternative medicines, including homeopathy.