The first such election held by the RCVS Fellowship took place in August, with all fellows of the college having been contacted by email or post and asked to cast a vote.
Online initiative urges people to post images of their “cancer hero” animals to show that, even if a total cure cannot be found, treatments can improve quality of life – and extend it.
Pet supplements company, Vita Animal Health, has recognised the importance of supporting the work of veterinary charity Vetlife and has pledged to give a percentage of all sales revenue to the charity.
On Friday 5 July the Tree of Life for Animals (TOLFA) Hospital in Rajasthan, India, was hit by a devastating monsoon flood. An emergency evacuation was launched and many of the 500+ animals onsite had to be moved to temporary shelter.
Blue Cross has begun its annual search for the UK‘s ‘Veterinary Nurse of the year’ and is calling on pet owners and veterinary practices to put forward their star vet nurses.
Jurox (UK) Ltd the manufacturers of Alfaxan & Alfaxan Multidose 10mg/ml solution for injection is recalling specific batches of the product. This recall has been requested by the manufacturer, see the letter attached dated 18th June 2019.
M & A Pharmachem Ltd the manufacturers Paracetamol 500mg Tablets is recalling the product. This recall has been requested by the manufacturer see attached MHRA Drug Alert dated 13th June 2019.
Medivet is supporting the next generation of vets by investing in an exchange programme run by the International Veterinary Students Association (IVSA).
Elanco UK AH Limited is proceeding to recall the batch listed below due to a failed periodic revalidation (media fill test) that may affect the level of sterility assurance of certain products manufactured since the beginning of 2019.
Medivet is launching a unique Graduate Development Programme which supports newly qualified vets with extensive 1-2-1 in-practice training.