25/09/2019

BVRA forges ahead with annual congress, dispensing award and Veterinary Receptionist Appreciation Day

The photo shows the logo for the BVRA Congress 2020

The British Veterinary Receptionist Association (BVRA) is continuing to grow its membership and has a new venue for its 2020 congress, with registration opening on 25th September. The Association has also recently announced a new Competent Veterinary Dispenser Award to help practices meet their obligations to ensure that non-veterinary staff are trained and able to […]

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13/09/2019

BVRA fully accredits veterinary receptionist – age 70!

Pictures shows veterinary receptionist Sheila Potter holding her gold British Veterinary Receptionist Association Award

Sheila Potter, Cambridge Vet Group The British Veterinary Receptionist Association (BVRA) was recently delighted to award veterinary receptionist Sheila Potter of Cambridge Vet Group her Accredited Veterinary Receptionist certificate at 70 years of age. The course requires members to pass the Bronze, Silver and Gold levels which are tested by examination and involve watching webinars, […]

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16/08/2019

Backyard poultry joins the range of BSAVA Manuals

The BSAVA has published a new veterinary manual on backyard poultry. Available this week, the much-anticipated BSAVA Manual of Backyard Poultry Medicine and Surgery is a source of practical and high-quality information to help veterinary surgeons provide the level of care to backyard birds that clients expect and deserve. In recent years there has been […]

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09/08/2019

Recognition Awards for Veterinary Extramural Studies Supported by Zoetis

Zoetis Inc. has shown its support for the extramural studies programme (EMS) at the University of Bristol by providing awards in recognition of the contribution practices make and the commitment shown by veterinary students and veterinary nursing students. The recognition awards for veterinary extramural studies, comprising academic book vouchers, were presented at the University’s RCVS […]

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29/07/2019

XLVets’ members get to grips with the challenges of leadership

XLVets Leadership

At the end of June, 14 attendees began their journey on the XLVet leadership programme which runs over three days in June and two days in July and September and equips leaders with the skills and insight they need to develop their capacity for leadership. This approach is unique in the veterinary profession and uses […]

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