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  • Canine research team receives funding

    Canine research team receives funding


    (L-R) Dr Cathryn Mellersh, head of the Canine Genetics team at the Animal Health Trust and Dr Huw Stacey, director of clinical services at Vets4Pets

    The Animal Health Trust’s Canine Genetics research team has been given a boost after it received significant funding to support its work.

    The funding, from Vets4Pets, will enable the team to recruit another research assistant (RA) to help increase the already lifesaving work they do for purebred dogs within the Kennel
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  • ROYAL CANIN to host free Feline Hepatic Lipidosis webinar

    ROYAL CANIN to host free Feline Hepatic Lipidosis webinar


    Hepatic Lipidosis is one of the most common feline hepatic diagnoses in the UK. Unique in its pathophysiology and the way in which we manage these cases unlike other liver patients, it’s important that vets and nurses are confident to act swiftly to correct the metabolic disturbances we see.

    With this in mind, at 8pm on Tuesday 24th October, ROYAL CANIN is hosting a webinar with Cécile Dor, University of Nottingham Resident in Small Animal Internal Medicine, working at Pride...
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  • Vet from Vale Vets in Portishead wins trip of a lifetime to Thailand courtesy of Semintra



    Vicky Morton, a veterinary surgeon from Vale Vets Hospital in Portishead, has won a trip of a lifetime for two people to Phuket in Thailand for the International Society of Feline Medicine (ISFM) autumn feline conference, courtesy of Semintra.

    Vicky was automatically entered into the prize draw after viewing three short webinars on feline chronic kidney disease (CKD) on the Boehringer Academy website – www.boehringer-academy.co.uk. The online seminars, which are available
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  • Agria in finals for Insurance Times Awards 2017

    Agria in finals for Insurance Times Awards 2017



    Agria Pet Insurance is thrilled to announce that they have been shortlisted for the prestigious Insurance Times Awards 2017, securing a place in the finals for the category‘Personal Lines Broker of the Year’.

    This coveted award highlights standard-setting brokerage in the UK, with finalists demonstrating an ability to innovate and adapt their products and service to benefit clients and partners.

    Following final judging in October, all winners of the Insurance
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  • University of Nottingham Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine Joins Judging Panel for MSD Animal Health Veterinary Surgeon Research Bursary


    Dr Marnie Brennan of the University of Nottingham

    The University of Nottingham Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine has announced its support on the judging panel for MSD Animal Health’s Veterinary Surgeon Research Bursary initiative.

    MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the United States and Canada) relaunched its Research Bursary to include awards for both vet students and veterinary practitioners earlier this year. The veterinary surgeon
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  • The London Vet Show returns to ExCel London from 16th - 17th November 2017 Reduced ticket rate still available until 29th September



    The London Vet Show (LVS) is set to return to ExCel London on Thursday 16th and Friday 17th November 2017 and the reduced ticket rate of £275 plus VAT is still available until 29th September.

    Rob Chapman, MD of the London Vet Show adds: “Having been involved from the start I always look forward to The London Vet Show. Vets are a friendly and inspiring group of professionals and our team believes we offer them the high standard of content they need when taking precious
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  • Horse vets vote against corporatisation

    Horse vets vote against corporatisation


    It seems that horse vets are not keen for their industry to be corporatised given the results of a hotly contested Moral Maze style debate at BEVA Congress last week. Just 28% of voters agreed with the motion Corporatisation is inevitable and will benefit vets and their clients, with 72% disagreeing.

    The corporatisation of veterinary practices is a growing trend; the UK’s biggest veterinary group CVS has acquired 32 equine practices over the past two years alone, the latest including
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  • Lights, camera, action! The sheep steal the show in XLVets snap

    Lights, camera, action! The sheep steal the show in XLVets snap


    Winning Photo captioned "Leader-sheep"

    Themes of leadership, collaboration, teamwork, people and innovation inspired staff from XLVets member practices to get out and about for the group’s photo competition, with some amusing results.

    Bristol may be the ‘seat’ of graffiti artist Banksy, but some competition is emerging in the hip city. Practice members of XLVets took to the hilly streets recently at the group’s AGM to show off their artistic talents for
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  • Hallmarq Veterinary Imaging says trend is towards dual capability in advanced imaging



    Following its exclusive agreement to install and distribute Toshiba CT scanners, veterinary imaging company Hallmarq says it has noticed a step change in how practices are improving their capability in advanced imaging. Increasingly, practices are purchasing both MRI and CT scanners together, with many looking for a one-stop shop for equipment acquisition and support.

    Cost is also not the barrier that it once was but flexible options are key. Some clinics are now opting
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  • Ceva sponsors APBC canine behaviour essentials for veterinary practices CPD meeting


    Claire Hargrave

    Ceva Animal Health, manufacturer of ADAPTIL, is sponsoring the APBC (Association of Pet Behaviour Counsellors) one-day CPD meeting on ‘Behaviour essentials for veterinary practices: effective strategies to support your canine clients throughout their lifetimes, from pups to pensioners’.

    Taking place on Wednesday 25 October at the Holiday Inn in Coventry, the informative meeting will focus on dogs and will cover the most important aspects of behaviour
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