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Vets give Selective Naturals high fibre treats the thumbs up…

Supreme Petfoods presented its new Selective Naturals treats to veterinary professionals at this year’s iCARE conference in London. Now in its fourth year, iCARE provides multiple streams covering all topics for exotic, wildlife and zoo species. Vets and RVNs estimate that around 30% of UK pet rabbits are overweight or obese and delegates at the […]

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WellVet Weekend Returns! The sport and wellbeing event goes bigger and better for 2019

Wellvet weekend returns to build on the success of the inaugural event last year. The event will again be held at the historic Girton College, Cambridge on the 6th-8thSeptember 2019. This unique event combines inspirational speakers, sport to cater for all abilities, wellbeing workshops and great social times. This year promises to be bigger and […]

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Vets asked to mobilise clients to share their experience of milk fever in national survey

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health, manufacturer of Bovikalc® and Bovikalc® Dry, has launched its National Milk Fever (hypocalcaemia) Survey to capture the opinions of farmers and their on-farm experiences of the condition. Vets are being asked to encourage farm clients to take part and improve the quality of data available on clinical and subclinical milk fever. […]

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RCVS news: VN Council approves new advanced veterinary nursing qualifications

At its May meeting RCVS Veterinary Nurses Council gave final approval to two new advanced veterinary nursing qualifications that would allow members of the profession at all stages of their career to develop their professional skills and knowledge in designated areas of practice. The proposals for a new post-registration qualification framework for the profession grew […]

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Veterinary Specialists help paralysed dog walk again

Rahni the Bernese Mountain Dog Bernese Mountain Dog Rahni was referred to the Neurology and Neurosurgery department at Davies Veterinary Specialists (Davies) for investigations when she suffered sudden onset paralysis. The three-year-old family pet had to be carried into the referral hospital as an emergency patient but two weeks later, following diagnosis of a fibrocartilaginous […]

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