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25/05/2017

LagoLearn, reducing rabbit anaesthesia deaths

According to rabbit CPD company LagoLearn, too many rabbits die under anaesthesia. Rabbits have one of the highest published anaesthetic death rates of any companion animal species(1) and anaesthesia is one of the teaching topics most requested by vets and vet nurses. The company is seeking to improve this situation by hosting a day-long conference […]

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18/05/2017

Healthy Breeding in the Spotlight as WSAVA World Congress 2017 Heads to Copenhagen

Delegates urged to book before the Early Bird deadline of 30 May 2017 A lecture stream on Healthy Breeding forms part of the comprehensive scientific program for this year’s World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) World Congress, set to take place in Copenhagen from 25-28 September 2017.  Hereditary Disease was selected as a focus topic […]

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16/05/2017

Pony Club helps Blue Cross find homes for rescued Bodmin Moor ponies

The Pony Club has pledged its support to help Blue Cross find suitable homes for a group of unowned semi-feral ponies rescued from Bodmin Moor. Experience has shown that Pony Club Members are often a perfect fit for rescued ponies that need suitably knowledgeable homes, so the organisation is actively supporting the Blue Cross appeal […]

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16/05/2017

Pay Special Attention To Worming Young Horses Says Zoetis

Zoetis Inc. today announced that whether breeding a Thoroughbred for a career on the track or a crossbreed leisure horse for a life as a hack, good worm control is essential to help produce healthy youngsters. Currently, information on best worming strategies for foals and yearlings remains largely anecdotal and it can be difficult to […]

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15/05/2017

Blue Cross issues first aid tips for horse owners in run up to health survey

In the run up to the annual National Equine Health Survey 22-29 May 2017, national pet charity Blue Cross is highlighting horse health care with some essential first aid tips for horse owners. The charity’s experienced horse welfare teams and their vets handle all manner of healthcare and first aid incidences every day.  In support […]

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