Archive for May, 2018

Disciplinary Committee to meet two times in June 2018

The RCVS Disciplinary Committee will be holding two hearings at the College’s offices in Belgravia House, 62-64 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2AF in June 2018.

An inspirational and impactful Royal College Day 2018

We will be bestowing our inaugural Impact and Inspiration Awards at this year’s Royal College Day, which comprises our Annual General Meeting and Awards Ceremony.

Brooke Launches Hack to Remember Day

Brooke will mark the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme on Sunday 1 July by urging riders across the UK to go out and Hack to Remember in memory of horses, donkeys and mules of the past. The da…

Welfare Standards for Horses, Donkeys and Mules Take a Step Forward

Brooke Action for Working Horses and Donkeys attended the 86th World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) General Session this week, 20 – 25 May…

Jennifer Saunders Supports High Teas for Gee Gees

Jennifer Saunders, one half of comedy duo French and Saunders and star of Ab Fab, is supporting Brooke’s High Teas for Gee Gees campaign, as part of the equine charity’s ongoing Every H…


Charity may begin at home but it’s taken top vet Jennifer Raj all around the world helping animals in need.The new recruit at Essex referral centre …

Increased line up of summer events underway

Over the spring and summer we are attending an increased number of public-facing events around the UK to promote the Practice Standards Scheme (PSS), our Find a Vet service, and veterinary and veterinary nursing careers.

Disciplinary Committee asks College to remove Suffolk-based vet from Register

The RCVS Disciplinary Committee has directed the Registrar to remove a Suffolk-based veterinary surgeon from the Register for dishonesty, clinical failings and poor record-keeping.

RCVS statement concerning vet Daniel Doherty

We are aware of the recent conviction and sentencing of Daniel Doherty at Isleworth Crown Court. Now that the criminal proceedings have concluded, we are considering the matter under our concerns investigation process. Each case is considered on its ow…

Simplyhealth Professionals welcomes new Head of Vets Customer Service

Simplyhealth Professionals, the UK’s leading provider of preventive health plans for cats, dogs, rabbits and horses, has recruited Paul Cugliett…