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Aug
01

Vets welcome parliamentary inquiry into puppy smuggling

BVA has welcomed the launch of the EFRA committee inquiry into puppy smuggling, which will consult on tougher controls on pet imports, the impact of Lucy’s Law, and whether the UK’s demand for puppies can be met through domestic breeding

Jul
25

Sentience and veterinary workforce must top Theresa Villiers’ to-do list, say vets

BVA has welcomed Theresa Villiers’ appointment as new Defra Secretary of State and is seeking an early meeting with her to brief her on some of the most pressing animal health and welfare and public issues she needs to tackle

Jul
25

Vets’ reinstatement to Shortage Occupation List a resounding win for the profession, says BVA

BVA has today hailed the Home Office’s announcement accepting the Migration Advisory Committee’s recommendation for vets to be reinstated on the Shortage Occupation List as a “huge win for animal welfare and a resounding vote of confidence in the veterinary community”

Jun
26

New President for BVA Welsh Branch

BVA Welsh Branch has elected Ifan Lloyd as its new President at its AGM, held at Cardiff City Hall on 25 June 2019.

Jun
26

Collaboration is key for vets in Wales in unpredictable times ahead, says BVA

BVA President Simon Doherty has hailed the joint working that is helping the Welsh veterinary workforce to continue supporting high animal health and welfare outcomes in after Brexit and beyond.

Jun
21

BVA welcomes Scottish funding for Official Veterinarians

BVA has warmly welcomed the Scottish Government’s announcement that they plan to fund training for new Official Veterinarians (OVs) covering Essential Skills, Statutory Surveillance, and Tuberculosis Testing. They will also fund revalidation of Essential Skills and continue funding Tuberculosis Testing for existing OVs.

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