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Anthelmintic reclassification causes concern for vets

BVA has expressed concern following the announcement by the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) regarding the reclassification of Zolvix, an anthelmintic for sheep, from POM-V to a POM-VPS.


Brachycephalic health concerns: BVA letter to The Times

Responding to The Times's report on brachycephalic breeds' health problems, BVA President writes a letter to the editor emphasising the issue as a top welfare concern for BVA members


Making a point on throwing sticks for dogs

BVA's latest survey shows three in four vets see dogs injured by stick throwing antics


BVA respond to confirmed cases of Bovine TB in dogs in UK

Following the media coverage on the case of fox hounds at a Buckinghamshire kennels contracting bovine TB, BVA have issued a statement.


LA-MRSA low risk outcome welcomed by leading vets

The results of the Food Standards Association (FSA) risk assessment on MRSA and LA-MRSA showing a low risk of transmission to UK consumers has been welcomed by BVA.


BVA welcomes progress on BSE negligible risk status in Northern Ireland and Scotland

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) and BVA Northern Ireland and Scottish branches have welcomed progress on achieving BSE negligible risk status in both countries following a DAERA announcement that the World Organisation for Animal Health’s (OIE) Scientific Commission has recommended that Northern Ireland be recognised as an area having negligible risk for BSE and reports in the Scottish press that BSE regulations ‘might be lifted in coming months’.

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