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British Veterinary Association comment on Defra badger cull announcement

British Veterinary Association President, Sean Wensley, comments on the announcement from Defra that badger culls are to be carried out in five new areas of England in a bid to control bovine TB.


Debt recovery solutions for BVA members

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has partnered with Legal Recoveries and Collections Ltd (LRC) to offer its members preferential rates on debt recovery services.


No more lame excuses – BVA course tackles farm vets’ top welfare concern

As findings from BVA’s latest Voice of the Veterinary Profession survey show that lameness is the number one welfare concern for almost 70% of production animal vets, BVA launches a practical course that will support mixed and farm veterinary practitioners who treat lame dairy cows in tackling this complex and costly problem.


UK governments respond to BVA calls over working rights of EU vets

Following the EU referendum result (24 June), BVA wrote to the Secretary of State and to Environment Ministers in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland requesting an early statement to the effect that non-British EU veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses who are currently living, studying or working in the UK will continue to be able to do so in future.


Get your dog travel ready this summer, say leading vets

As holiday season begins BVA are asking owners to make sure their dog is as travel ready as they are if they plan to take their pet abroad this summer.


Vets urge revision of breed standards to protect animal welfare

Following the release of new research data by Niels Pedersen from the Centre of Companion Animal Health, University of California, into breed health of the English bulldog, BVA has issued a statement

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