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12/12/2017

Virbac join forces with BEVA to promote Equine Vet Safety at Work

To celebrate the addition of TorphadineTM to their equine sedative range, Virbac are offering vets the opportunity to win a place on the BEVA First aid Course for Equine Vets on 22nd March 2018. Personal injury is a major risk for equine vets, with the 2014 BEVA injuries survey showing that equine vets having the […]

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12/12/2017

Blue Cross is appealing for help to find a loving home in time for Swift the pony this Christmas

The nine-year-old Native was part of a large group of horses who were rescued from a small squalid farm where they had been shockingly abused and neglected. The horses were put in cattle crushes and beaten and were often left to fight with other horses in the barn. Inspectors found dead horses all over the […]

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12/12/2017

New Zoetis video explains encysted small redworm danger

Zoetis UK unveiled an important new video to help horse owners understand why encysted small redworm are a serious health risk to horses http://bit.ly/2AigdIR . The company is encouraging all horse owners to speak to their vet or suitably qualified person (SQP) now to make sure they understand the risk this winter. The new animated […]

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12/12/2017

Lumbry Park Awarded President’s Award in 2017 Practice Design Awards

Referral hospital Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists has received a special President’s Award at the British Veterinary Hospital Association’s (BHVA’s) Practice Design Awards.  The Award recognises the ‘outstanding working environment’ created at Lumbry Park, which opened in 2015 following the £4.3 refurbishment of a former industrial unit.  Part of CVS’ referrals network, it is one of […]

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12/12/2017

BEVA’s MumsVet introduces guidance resources for employers

Eight months pregnant Vicki Nicholls with Dandy Farm’s Marley: four weeks after delivering him MumsVet, the British Equine Veterinary Association’s (BEVA) online support platform for equine veterinary professionals juggling work and parenthood, has introduced important guidance resources for employers with pregnant staff. The BEVA Checklist for Employers with Pregnant Staff and the Risk Assessment form […]

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