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Free Brexit Webinar – Thursday 6th December 8pm

Posted: 4th December 2018

Is your practice ready for Brexit? Do you know how it is likely to affect you and your EU colleagues? Our friends at Vets4Pets in partnership with the BVA and Squires Legal Firm are hosting a webinar this Thursday evening

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Nurse Dermatology Group Launched

Posted: 27th November 2018

A group to help RVNs establish and run dermatology clinics in practice has been launched.  The Veterinary Nursing Dermatology Group (VNDG) provides access to in-clinic support materials, such as client questionnaires and support leaflets, to help nurses get the clinics

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**New Equine CPD for 2019**

Posted: 20th November 2018

We are excited to announce the launch of their new programme of equine CPD courses for 2019. Delivered by Liphook Equine Hospital directors Prof Andy Durham and Dr Jane Boswell, the programme includes both theory and cadaver-based practical courses across

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RCVS Creates New “Certification Support Officer” Role

Posted: 6th November 2018

The RCVS council has approved changes to the college’s supporting guidance to allow non-veterinarians to support vet surgeons in the certification of products of animal origin for export. Certification Support Officers (CSOs) would support the work of OVs in the signing

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Online Dermatology Advice Service Launched

Posted: 30th October 2018

Virtual Vet Derms (VVD) enables vets to get advice to manage cases within their own practice, without the need for referral. Developed by Sue Paterson, a recognised specialist in veterinary dermatology, Virtual Vet Derms (VVD) is supported by a team

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**London Vet Show 2018: Our First Virtual Learning Stream is Launched**

Posted: 23rd October 2018

We will be hosting a two-day programme of bitesize lectures for vets and VNs in the comfort of our “Great Outdoors” stand (K30). Check out the timetable in the brochure, grab a coffee and join us for the mini-lecture of

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3D-Printed Mandibles Used for First Time in Dogs

Posted: 16th October 2018

A Wiltshire referral centre is believed to be the first in the UK to use a jaw reconstruction technique in dogs using prosthetic titanium implants created with a 3D printer. Eastcott Referrals in Swindon carried out its first two reconstructions

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BVA and VSGD to Host Farming and Brexit Twitter Hour

Posted: 9th October 2018

This week’s #Vethour on Twitter will take place on Wednesday from 7 – 8pm. The session will be about farming and Brexit, with BVA President Simon Doherty. It will cover questions about animal welfare, jobs, medicine and more. To get involved just use

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Breakthrough in Search For Antibiotic Alternatives

Posted: 2nd October 2018

A novel study has found that equine mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) naturally produce molecules that can fight bacterial infection and may be investigated as an alternative or adjuvant to antibiotics. The study’s authors observed MSCs may be able to fight

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StreetVet Receive Award From PM!

Posted: 25th September 2018

The Prime Minister has awarded StreetVet founders, Jade Statt and Sam Joseph, the Points of Light Award which recognises outstanding volunteers who are making a change in their community. StreetVet, a registered practice providing veterinary care to dogs belonging to the

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