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Autumn Statement: reaction to Defra cuts

BVA's response to the Chancellor’s announcement that the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) operating budget will be cut by 15%.


The hippest celebration at London Vet Show

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) and Kennel Club joined together for a celebration at the London Vet Show (19 November) to mark 50 years since the launch of the scheme to screen for hip dysplasia in dogs.


Taking charge of our future: RCVS and BVA launch the Vet Futures report

The Vet Futures report was published today by BVA and Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), under the overarching ambition for 2030 of 'a profession in charge of its future'.


Student’s wearable tech vision wins Vet Futures essay competition

Fourth-year University of Edinburgh veterinary student Jennifer Rowland has won the Vet Futures Veterinary Vision essay competition, with her entry on wearable healthcare technology for animals.


Leading health organisations call for proper use of antibiotics

Leading human and animal medical organisations – the British Medical Association (BMA), British Dental Association (BDA), British Veterinary Association (BVA) and Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) - join forces for the first time to promote a ‘One Health’ approach to ensure responsible guardianship of antibiotics and their proper public use this European Antibiotics Awareness Day


Taking charge of our future: Vet Futures report launch at London Vet Show

Join the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and the British Veterinary Association (BVA) at the London Vet Show on Friday 20 November for the launch of the Vet Futures report, the culmination of a year of engagement and research with the veterinary and veterinary nursing professions.

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