SRUC announces Jim Anderson as head of veterinary education

Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has taken its next step towards opening the UK’s 12th vet school by appointing a head of veterinary education. Jim Anderson will play a leading role in shaping and growing what will become Scotland’s third vet school, and the country first since the opening of the University of Glasgow School of … Read more

Vets Now announces ECC Congress line-up

Vets Now has opened bookings today (17 June) for the emergency and critical care (ECC) congress, back as an in-person event after two years online. Søren Boysen from the University of Calgary and Sophie Adamantos from Paragon Referrals in Wakefield will be among the high-profile speakers, while Victoria Gosling, chief executive of GB Snowsport, will … Read more

Queensland announces more than $ 24m for koala population and habitat protection | Queensland

The Queensland government will inject more than $ 24m into protecting koala populations and habitats in the state’s south-east as part of a threatened species funding package. The almost $ 40m funding announcement coincided with World Environment Day on Sunday. Queensland’s environment minister, Meaghan Scanlon, said the state had “good conservation success stories” such as … Read more

Pets at Home announces partnership with sustainable pet accessory brand

Pets at Home Group has announced a strategic investment in Project Blu, a leading eco-conscious supplier of branded pet accessories. The investment is said to support Pets at Home’s ambition to become the most sustainable pet care business in the world, and includes a commercial partnership agreement on the design and manufacture of sustainable pet … Read more

Pets at Home announces new Vets4Pets boss

Pets at Home has announced the appointment of Louise Stonier as chief operating officer (COO) of the group’s veterinary business, Vets4Pets. Ms Stonier succeeds Jane Balmain, who announced her intention in January 2022 to retire from the business having rejoined Vets4Pets out of retirement more than three years ago. Transition Louise Stonier Ms Stonier (pictured) … Read more

IVC announces partnership to promote sustainability in the veterinary profession – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

IVC Evidensia has announced that it has partnered with social enterprise company, Vet Sustain, to help promote sustainable practices and improve the implementation of them within the veterinary industry. Vet Sustain works to inspire and enable veterinary professionals to become leading forces in sustainability and improve the health and wellbeing of animals, people and the … Read more

RCVS Knowledge announces winners of its 2022 awards

Vets Now, Donview Veterinary Center, Eloise Collins from Beech House Veterinary Center and Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists have been named the winners in the RCVS Knowledge Awards 2022. The awards showcase excellence in quality improvement (QI), and celebrate individuals and teams that have driven improvement. Dystocia cases Vets Now identified improvements in the care of … Read more

RCVS announces 2022 awards recipients

The RCVS has announced the winners of its 2022 awards, with an eminent academic and a veterinary mental health volunteer among those recognized. Seven award categories were designed this year: The Queen’s Medal, Honorary Associateship, The RCVS Impact Award, The RCVS Inspiration Award, The RCVS International Award, The RCVS Compassion Award and The RCVS Student … Read more