Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

News

Collapse

To publish an article on Vetpol.co.uk choose New Article or email it to kristina@vetpol.co.uk

  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • New Chair for WSAVA One Health Committee

    New Chair for WSAVA One Health Committee



    US veterinarian Professor Michael (Mike) Lappin has been elected as the Chair of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association’s (WSAVA’s) One Health Committee (OHC). The OHC works to ensure the prominence of the small companion animal–human interface in the global One Health agenda.

    Mike Lappin is the Kenneth W Smith Professor and directs the Center for Companion Animal Studies in the Department of Clinical Sciences at Colorado State University in the USA. He takes over
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Jurox launches expert guidelines for rabbit anaesthesia

    Jurox launches expert guidelines for rabbit anaesthesia



    Jurox (UK) Ltd, manufacturer of Alfaxan® for dogs, cats and pet rabbits, has further demonstrated its investment in educational initiatives for veterinary professionals by launching an informative booklet covering expert guidelines for rabbit anaesthesia.

    The ‘Considerations for Anaesthetising Rabbits’ expert panel guidelines booklet has been produced following the inaugural rabbit anaesthesia roundtable meeting in June 2017, which featured a panel of leading experts discussing
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Vets4pets launch fourth annual pet welfare report

    Vets4pets launch fourth annual pet welfare report


    The Vet Report 2017 front cover

    The fourth annual Vet Report, examining the latest key insights and issues in pet health and welfare, has been launched at the London Vet Show.

    The publication, from Vets4Pets, aims to support clinical research and raise awareness and understanding of current affairs in the veterinary and pet world, amongst pet owners and the general public.

    This year’s report has authors from across the veterinary profession and explores
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • ROYAL CANIN® to focus on the weight management journey in latest webinar

    ROYAL CANIN® to focus on the weight management journey in latest webinar



    ROYAL CANIN® is giving veterinary professionals the opportunity to view the journey of weight management from three different perspectives in its latest webinar. Hosted by ROYAL CANIN’S Weight Management Clinic Nurse, Georgia Woods RVN CertCFVHNut PHC, the webinar is running on Tuesday 13th June at 8pm and will explore weight management from a patient, owner and nurse/vet perspective.

    ‘The Three Key Perspectives of Weight Management’ webinar will cover subjective and objective...
    See more | Go to post

  • Knowledge is key to reducing pet poisoning cases

    Knowledge is key to reducing pet poisoning cases

    As the summer cases of adder bites and slug pellet poisoning tail off, they are quickly replaced with cases linked to the autumn and winter months.

    Alerting clients to the specific dangers present at certain times of year is crucial in helping owners to keep their pets away from what might appear innocuous substances that actually present a very real risk. In addition, should a case of poisoning come through your doors, having immediate knowledge to provide the right care, whatever
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • First Veterinary Nurse Receives City & Guilds Medal for Excellence

    First Veterinary Nurse Receives City & Guilds Medal for Excellence



    A veterinary nurse from Newcastle under Lyme in Staffordshire has become the first in the country to receive a City & Guilds Medal for Excellence. Miss Emma Turner has worked at the Friarswood Veterinary Centre, part of CVS (UK) Ltd, for five years and successfully completed her training as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2015.

    She was nominated for the City & Guilds Medal by Lite Ltd, an organisation delivering specialist training for the animal care sector
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Free Royal Canin online weight management tool to all London Vet Show delegates

    Specialists in weight management, ROYAL CANIN will be tackling the difficult subject once again at this year’s London Vet Show. In addition to a roundtable event, ‘Tackling Fat Cats in London’, on Thursday 16th November, visitors to their stand will also be able to register for a new online weight management training course.
    Delegates this year will have the opportunity to register for the new ROYAL CANIN® Weight Management Online course for FREE! An interactive training course, it provides...
    See more | Go to post

  • BEVA supports European Antibiotic Awareness Day with Free Webinars

    BEVA supports European Antibiotic Awareness Day with Free Webinars



    The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) is showing its support for European Antibiotic Awareness Day on 18th November 2017 by giving all equine vets free online access to its outstanding antimicrobial Congress session at www.ebeva.org/congress17-session12

    BEVA is a consistent campaigner for the responsible use of antibiotics; Last year it introduced the BEVA Antibiotic Champion Award to encourage members to document their efforts to reduce the use of critically
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • VMA Annual Awards: Veterinary Marketer’s Save The Date!

    VMA Annual Awards: Veterinary Marketer’s Save The Date!



    The newly refurbished 5-star Royal Lancaster London Hotel is the venue for the Veterinary Marketing Association (VMA) flagship Annual Awards on 16th March 2018.

    “There are 16 awards spanning all aspects of veterinary marketing, including the Young Marketer of the Year and the Practice Marketing Award,” explains VMA Awards chair, Claire Edmunds.

    The event is open to everyone to enter and attend, and entries and table reservations can now be made electronically
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Update on Equine Herpes Virus and Rotavirus vaccines

    Update on Equine Herpes Virus and Rotavirus vaccines


    Zoetis UK today announced that their Equip® EHV 1,4 vaccine is now fully available. Equip EHV 1,4 is licensed for the active immunisation of horses to reduce clinical signs due to infection with Equine Herpesvirus 1 and 4 and to reduce abortion caused by EHV-1 infection.

    Zoetis has previously communicated directly to vets to inform them that Equip® Rotavirus will be out of stock from the end of November 2017 until mid-2018. During this time an imported vaccine for Rotavirus,
    ...
    See more | Go to post
There are no articles in this category.
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts
Please log in to your account to view your subscribed posts.

Follow us on Twitter

Collapse

Tags

Collapse

Latest blogs

Collapse

Working...
X