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An insider’s eye on sustainability in fish farming

04 Jul 2019 | Ronnie Soutar | Fish

The BVA's position on UK sustainable animal agriculture, which specifically notes the inclusion of aquaculture and sustainability, is a hot topic within Scottish salmon farming. Fish vet specialist Ronnie Soutar gives an expert opinion on sustainability in aquaculture.

Working together to promote health over looks Listing Image
More than just an image… thinking twice about how pets are depicted in advertising Listing Image
Breeding change – vets and vet nurses tackling root cause animal welfare problems Listing Image
Extreme conformation - How vets can play their part Listing Image
Veterinary Photographer of the Year - top tips for wildlife photography Listing Image
Enter the 2018 Veterinary Photographer of the Year competition Listing Image
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Minimising risks of anaesthesia for exotic pets

04 May 2016 | Ian Sayers | Fish

Mixed and small animal practitioners are being presented with ‘exotic’ pets on an increasingly regular basis. Rabbits have been the third most popular mammalian pet in the UK for several years, but there is a lack of familiarity in treating them for some veterinarians as the popularity of the species is not always reflected in the amount of teaching on undergraduate courses.

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Understanding animal minds

02 Feb 2016 | Sean Wensley | Fish

Animal welfare science is informing our understanding of animals and this, in turn is changing society’s attitudes towards how animals ought to be used and treated. It is a field which we as vets must remain fully conversant with, reflecting the findings in our practices and policies, while an increasing number of vets are completing related postgraduate qualifications.

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