Dates set for BSAVA Student Congress 2022

Vet students and new graduates from across the UK are being invited to the free BSAVA Student Congress 2022 later this month. The event – organized by Sophie Oliver, senior student representative for the University of Nottingham, with support from fellow Nottingham BSAVA reps and the BSAVA – is running via Zoom on 18 and … Read more

TVM set to launch new licensed treatment for corneal ulcers

TVM is launching a new eye drop this month to support treatment of corneal ulcers in dogs and cats. The company said its new ophthalmology product Stromease is a “ready-to-use, anti-collagenase eye drop, indicated for the supportive treatment of corneal ulcers in dogs and cats”. Corneal ulcers are a common occurrence, with a number of … Read more

New £ 1.4m vet practice set to open doors

Doors are set to open on a £ 1.4 million veterinary practice in repurposed office premises in Leeds. Beechwood Veterinary Group is finalizing the logistical operation to move some team members from two sites and final pieces of kit into the new site at Temple House, Seacroft, Leeds ahead of its opening on 23 May. … Read more

After Being Set On Fire By A 12-Year-Old, Buddy Was In A Battle For His Life

Warning: This post contains photos and details that may disturb some readers. In April 2021, a sweet, gentle dog named Buddy returned home with severe burns on his face after being intentionally set ablaze by a 12-year-old boy. There was also an extension cord around the dog’s neck. His abuser presumably used it to hold … Read more

Family Rejected Dog On Adoption Day But Foster Mom Realized She’s Been ‘Set Up’

Animal adoption and rescue is so important with millions of pets looking for a forever home. This story is going to warm your heart and be sure to watch the video all the way to the end! Image / Story Source Credit: Northwest Boxed Rescue / Sean Somerville via YouTube Video Taking on the task … Read more

Owner Was Set On Putting Newborn Puppy Down But Vet Tech ‘Wouldn’t Allow It’

When an animal is suffering and has no quality of life, it may be given a humane death. It’s also an option for Bronson, who was born by cesarean section with his siblings and sisters. Except Bronson, all of the others were well-nourished. Image / Story Source Credit: Imgur (AMAZING job!) The newborn had a … Read more

Date set for veterinary receptionist congress

The fourth staging of the only congress organized specifically for veterinary receptionists is to take place in Leicestershire from 30 September to 1 October. The British Veterinary Receptionist Association (BVRA) Congress will cover topics including pet poisons, triage, sustainability, nutrition, developing your brand and insurance. StreetVet’s Jade Statt will be the keynote speaker. More than … Read more