BSAVA provides Q&A advice on tick-borne encephalitis

With tick-borne encephalitis confirmed for the first time in ticks in the UK earlier this week, the BSAVA has put together a Q&A to give vets an easy reference point to answer any questions from concerned clients. BSAVA President Sue Paterson said: “Tick-borne encephalitis has been detected in small numbers of ticks in Thetford Forest […]

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BSAVA offers advice on fireworks and pets

Pets are invariably petrified of the loud bangs, whizzing, popping and bright lights generated by fireworks but owners can take some steps to mitigate the distress they may cause. The British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) has put together some advice to help owners keep their pets as safe and comfortable as possible during the […]

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‘Stand up for your profession’ Chief Army Nursing Officer keynote at BSAVA Summit

BSAVA has announced Colonel Alison McCourt OBE ARRC QHN L/QARANC as the keynote speaker on the second day of BSAVA Summit. Colonel McCourt, who was awarded an OBE in the 2015 Operational Honours and Awards list for her outstanding contribution to the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone, will kick start day two of BSAVA […]

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BSAVA launches app for members

Image shows the BSAVA member app

The BSAVA has launched a new app for members to give them easy access to the information they need for daily practice. The new app, which can be downloaded from the App Store or Google Play, is intended for veterinary and veterinary nursing professionals who are members of BSAVA and carries essential resources to help […]

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BSAVA launches nursing case report development opportunity for BSAVA Congress 2020

Claire Woolford A new initiative at BSAVA Congress 2020 will enable aspiring veterinary nurses to present their interesting or novel cases at BSAVA Congress 2020. Applications are open until 4 November 2019. The Case Reports session has been devised by BSAVA’s programme committee to support RVNs who wish to develop their presenting ability. It is […]

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