New research shows veterinary teams lack self-belief, negatively impacting wellbeing

With the increasing focus on wellbeing, recent research by Engage Coach International demonstrates psychological mindset is key to how those in veterinary practice experience stress. Developing mindset has positive benefits related to wellbeing, retention and practice profitability. Engage analysed 12 practices (518 employees) who were winners or Highly Commended in the 2016 SPVS Wellbeing Award, […]

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BEVA launches Fundamentals Programme to support new equine vets

The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) has launched an Equine Practice Fundamentals Programme. The series of ten courses covers the essentials of equine care to equip those who are keen to establish themselves in equine practice with the essential skills they need to carry out their day job. BEVA has a history of running hugely […]

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Shortlist Announced for National Equine Forum Award

The National Equine Forum (NEF) has announced the shortlist for its prestigious Sir Colin Spedding Award 2018. The Sir Colin Spedding Award is presented annually to an exceptional equestrian individual or organisation whose outstanding qualities have not been formally acknowledged previously. Two commendable nominees have been selected this year: Farrier Simon Curtis FWCF and the […]

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SPVS Salary Survey reports change to gender pay gap SPVS have published their salary survey results for 2017 via their new platform, drawing responses from 700 veterinary surgeons and 630 veterinary nurses. Salaries are calculated by including any additional benefits received such as CPD, professional subscriptions, vehicle and accommodation. The proportion of respondents receiving a […]

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Auspicious line up planned for National Equine Forum

National Equine Forum With a first class line up of speakers and a popular central London venue the impending National Equine Forum (NEF), to be held on Thursday 8 March 2018, is shaping up to be an auspicious occasion for the equestrian world. Government officials, vets and equestrian industry leaders will share their wisdom and […]

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