TOCES ‘new teaching facilities enhance equine veterinary nurse training

The Open College of Equine Studies (TOCES) has strengthened the training experience for its student vet nurses with the completion of its purpose-built equine educational facilities near Newmarket, Suffolk. The new facilities – partially funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development – include a spacious lecture room, library, clinical skills teaching area and … Read more

BEVA introduces practice passes for Congress – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

The British Equine Veterinary Association has launched a new practice pass for vets and nurses to make it easier and cheaper for all team members to visit Congress (8th – 10th September 2022, ACC, Liverpool). The new pass offers both physical and virtual tickets so that the practice rota does not have to stop any … Read more

Webinar to explore prevention of equine gastric ulcers

Registration has opened for a live webinar that will discuss the prevention of equine gastric ulcer syndrome. Presented by Norbrook, “Preventing equine gastric ulcer syndrome” will see Ben Sykes consider appropriate management changes or medical treatment for this issue. The webinar will take place on Monday 16 May from 8pm. Internationally recognized Prof Sykes – … Read more

Vet groups unite for project to tackle AMR

Some of the largest vet groups in the UK have joined forces with BEVA on a new project to share information on worming in a bid to tackle anthelmintic resistance. In an attempt to find a solution to the growing problem of resistance to equine worming products, VetPartners, CVS Group and IVC Evidensia are collaborating … Read more

BEVA membership offered for free to RVNs during VNAM

To celebrate Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month (VNAM), BEVA is offering free membership to RVNs throughout May. Free membership will give vet nurses free access to various benefits, including BEVA’s online learning platform, as well as clinical journal Equine Veterinary Education (s). BEVA is also giving all nurse members free access to one of its most … Read more

Free BEVA membership for RVNs during Vet Nursing Awareness Month – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

The British Equine Veterinary Association is offering a free membership to RVNs during Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month, giving you access to the association’s online learning platform which has over 150 hours of equine CPD resources, as well as access to its clinical journal, EVE. In addition, BEVA is also giving free access to one of … Read more

Equine great to be remembered at September’s BEVA Congress

Equine veterinary legend Peter Rossdale will be commemorated with a plenary lecture and a new award at this year BEVA Congress. The congress, taking place at the ACC Liverpool from 8 to 10 September, will reflect on Dr Rossdale’s contributions to the equine veterinary profession, where he was a dedicated clinician and scientist and one … Read more

BEVA president elect highlights plight of Ukrainian horses – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

David Rendle, elect president of the British Equine Veterinary Association, is highlighting the plight of Ukrainian horses after returning from a trip to the Ukraine-Poland border to deliver veterinary supplies earlier this week. David says that whilst he was out there, he was told about attacks by Russian forces on stables in Bucha, Irpin and … Read more

Countdown to SPVS VMG Congress return

SPVS and VMG are counting the days to the return of the first face-to-face congress since early 2020. January 2020’s SPVS VMG Congress was the final veterinary get-together before COVID-19 upended normal life, and both organizations are looking forward to welcoming delegates to ICC Wales, Newport on 13 and 14 May. Opening The event will … Read more