BCVA Congress 2022 program revealed

The BCVA has unveiled early details of its 2022 congress, taking place in Birmingham on 20 to 22 October. The association said a packed program of cattle presentations would cover youngstock, TB, fertility, endemic diseases, sustainability and beef, while well-being and sheep, goats and camelids sessions were also planned. A big attraction for the congress, … Read more

Secrets of California’s skydiving salamanders revealed by researchers | Amphibians

A new study is shedding fresh light into the incredible world of California’s temperate forests, and the daring survival techniques of one of its inhabitants: parachuting salamanders. The study, published on Monday in the journal Current Biology, shows how salamanders living in the canopy, are able to parachute consistently, slowing their speed and controlling their … Read more

Photography competition winners revealed

Winners have been announced for the BVA’s popular Veterinary Photographer of the Year competition, which attracted entries from vets across the UK. Sponsored by iM3 Dental, the competition saw images of playful dogs, calves being born and colorful chameleons being submitted, and showcased the best from companion animal, farm animal and wildlife photography. The BVA … Read more