Vet Futures, a major new initiative that aims to help the profession prepare for and shape its own future, was launched at the British Veterinary Association (BVA) Congress at the London Vet Show on 20 November.
The scale of vets’ concerns about the threat of antibiotic resistance and what this could mean for their ability to treat infections in pets is revealed in figures release by BVA today.
New figures released by BVA at the start of National Canine Health Testing week (17-21 November) reveal that 91% of companion animal vets believe more screening for inherited conditions, such as hip dysplasia and eye problems, will positively impact canine health and welfare.
Following confirmation of a case of avian flu on a duck breeding farm in Yorkshire BVA and BVPA have issued a joint statement.
BVA President John Blackwell's response to the Dogs Trust report ‘The Puppy Smuggling Scandal: An investigation into the illegal entry of dogs into GB under the Pet Travel Scheme'.
BVA has announced the ‘hot topic’ session at Congress. Setting the A-Gender: women as leaders and entrepreneurs, will tackle the challenges and opportunities for a veterinary profession increasingly dominated by women.
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Former @RCVS_UK Pres Jacqui Molyneux flags up gender pay gap in vet profession. Is it a general problem in UK? #VetShow
21 Nov at 13:13
BVA Vice Pres @HargreavesRobin will be on #youandyours to talk vet fees and treatment in just a mo http://t.co/KTVtJPjlC5
21 Nov at 12:22
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