Canine research awards scheme opens

One of the world’s largest international awards for veterinary canine research is open to nominations from vets, students and scientists. The International Canine Health Awards 2023 are organized by The Kennel Club Charitable Trust, and underwritten by a major gift from the Vernon and Shirley Hill Foundation, and have inspired scientific innovation in canine health … Read more

Registration opens to farm vets for sustainability training course

Registration has now opened for the next cohort of farm veterinary professionals to join a training course on sustainability in the livestock sector. Vet Sustain and VetSalus have teamed up to offer their online course, “A veterinary approach to sustainable food and farming”, with a fresh cohort able to apply from November 31. A self-paced, … Read more

Veterinary Carbon Calculator unveiled as London Vet Show opens

A sustainability illustration was created by the BVA following feedback from attendees at BVA Live on how the veterinary profession could become greener. Click to view. A new tool that aims to help veterinary practices reduce their carbon footprint is being launched at the London Vet Show today (November 17). Several leading industry bodies have … Read more

New hospital opens following practice’s ‘biggest’ investment

A five-year vision has finally become reality following the opening of a new multi-million-pound small animal hospital on the East Riding of Yorkshire coast. Dozens of new staff have been recruited ahead of the launch of the new Aldgate Vets facility in the heart of Bridlington. Bosses said the project, which will see the practice … Read more

New group that gives vets a stake opens two more practices – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

North Star Vets, which launched last year with a business model that gives head vets at each practice a stake in the business, has opened two new sites in Sandymoor and Warrington. Sandymoor Vets and Westbrook Vets are headed by Clinic directors, Dr Becky Crossfield and Dr Rhys Peters, supported by a team of 18 … Read more

Registration opens for BSAVA Congress 2023 – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Registration has opened for BSAVA Congress 2023 at Manchester Central from 23rd to 25th March. BSAVA Congress, which is open to the entire practice, from reception to the clinical team, will offer free practical drop-in sessions, day-in-the-life dramas, and a bigger well-being zone. There’ll be over 120 hours of CPD covering a range of topics … Read more

Dream fulfilled as new Essex independent practice opens

A former village shop and post office is serving the public once again after it was converted into an independent veterinary practice. The Weeley Veterinary Center in Tendring, Essex is now open to patients and bosses are already looking at the potential for expansion. Owner and owner April Young said opening the practice fulfilled a … Read more

Couple adopts rescue dog before meeting him. When the door opens to reveal him they “lose it”

Tracy Whyatt realized that many dogs were being euthanized in high-kill shelters every day with little chance of adoption, so she stepped in and decided to do something about it. Tracy’s Dogs was founded by Tracy Whyatt as a way to save unloved canines. Image/Story Source Credit: OnlyGood TV via YouTube Video Tracy and her … Read more

Australian clinical conference opens to international vets

A leading Australian clinical conference is returning after a two-year break due to COVID-19 – and opening to international veterinary professionals for the first time. The Greencross Clinical Symposium is taking place on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast between October 22 and 23, and will be held as an in-person and online event. Run by the Greencross … Read more