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13/04/2017

MMI news: MMI and VPMA join forces to launch new mental health for managers courses

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) Mind Matters Initiative (MMI) and the Veterinary Practice Management Association (VPMA) have launched a series of courses designed to help those in management roles in a veterinary practice or other veterinary workplace support colleagues with mental health issues. These day-long courses, each running from 9.30-5:00pm, will cover: basic […]

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13/04/2017

Referral Hospital Awarded Gold Standard for Cat Care

Lumbry Park veterinary nurses (left to right) Claire Dorey-Phillips, Gemma Winsor and Laura Rosewell. Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists, a small animal referral hospital in Alton, Hampshire, has been awarded a Gold Standard for the way it cares for its feline patients from the International Society of Feline Medicine (ISFM), the veterinary division of feline charity […]

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11/04/2017

Focus on Practice Finance – BRAND NEW EVENT FOR 2017

SPVS     SPVS and VPMA will dedicate a day to practice finance and profitability, with a wealth of different speakers spread across two streams, accommodating different levels of knowledge and experience. One stream will be aimed at those new to a finance role who want a better understanding of such things as KPIs and […]

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11/04/2017

Vets Urged to Take Proactive Role in Tackling Hereditary Disease

Dr Cathryn Mellersh at BSAVA 2017 The World Small Animal Veterinary Association has called on vets to take a proactive role in tackling hereditary disease and to advise breeders on the tests available to them before they breed from their animals.  Speaking at a press briefing during BSAVA Congress 2017, Dr Cathryn Mellersh, Head of […]

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11/04/2017

New Recruit for SPILLERS® Sales Team

Carrie Newman Carrie Newman is the latest addition to the SPILLERS® National Sales Team. She has been appointed Regional Sales Manager (North), to provide sales support for the SPILLERS® range of fibres, balancers, leisure, competition and racing feeds. Carrie spent two years working for Carr & Day & Martin, firstly as Equine Business Advisor and […]

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