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  • PetSavers launches 60th anniversary research grants

    PetSavers launches 60th anniversary research grants


    PetSavers will release an additional £140,000 in grants to help vets to unlock their ‘inner researcher’, as part of the BSAVA’s 60th anniversary celebrations.

    The generous gift from the BSAVA’s charitable division will fund four Masters by Research projects, giving vets with enquiring minds the opportunity to investigate aspects of clinical research relating to their work – in particular vets working in practice.

    Universities have submitted research suggestions and
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  • BVNA Council Elects New Junior Vice-President - Congrats wendy

    BVNA Council Elects New Junior Vice-President - Congrats wendy


    The British Veterinary Nursing Association (BVNA) is delighted to announce Wendy Nevins RVN as its new BVNA Junior Vice-President for 2017

    BVNA council would like to congratulate Wendy, who will take up her new role on council with immediate effect. Wendy will take up the post as BVNA president from October.

    Wendy started work as a trainee veterinary nurse in a small animal practice based in Surrey during 1991 and upon qualifying moved to Yorkshire; working in a
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  • Comic Relief t-shirts: flat-faced dogs, no laughing matter

    Comic Relief t-shirts: flat-faced dogs, no laughing matter


    Comic Relief has apologised over the use of a brachycephalic breed in its campaign merchandise this year, following a letter sent by the British Veterinary Association (BVA) on 20 February highlighting that demand for these breeds, which struggle with serious and often life-limiting health problems, is being fuelled by their visibility in the media and through celebrity endorsement.

    Last month Comic Relief launched their annual t-shirt fundraising campaign with high street retailer
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  • Employers needed for Veterinary Nurse Trailblazer scheme

    Employers needed for Veterinary Nurse Trailblazer scheme


    A handful of employers are urgently needed to help shape the future of veterinary nursing.

    The pioneering Veterinary Nurse Trailblazer apprenticeship scheme has attracted support from major employers and professional organisations, and would replace NVQs as an alternative route into the profession than university.

    The committee should be employer-led and employers can make a vital contribution by signing up to join the committee to push this important project over
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  • Cat lovers urged to join demands to extend air gun laws to England and Wales


    Cat lovers are being urged to back a major campaign for a change in the law on air guns to bring England and Wales in line with the rest of the UK.

    Cats Protection says a lack of UK-wide regulation means the vast majority - 90% - of air gun attacks[i] on cats happen in England and Wales.

    Both Northern Ireland and Scotland already have air gun licencing laws in place, and the charity has now launched an online petition to urge the government to bring in regulation
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  • Virbac Enhances Service to Corporate Practices

    Virbac Enhances Service to Corporate Practices



    Virbac has strengthened its corporate sales team with the promotion of Mrs Charlotte Covell to the newly created role of Head of Corporate Sales. She is supported by Virbac’s first dedicated Corporate Business Managers, Mr Nic Chapman and Miss Jennifer (Jen) Fox. The company says it has made this move in recognition of the increasing importance of the corporate sector and to enhance the level of service it provides to its corporate customers.

    Charlotte Covell (pictured
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  • Tick Awareness Month Planned for May 2017

    Tick Awareness Month Planned for May 2017



    MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the United States and Canada), manufacturers of BRAVECTO®, has announced that this year’s Tick Awareness Month will take place in May, giving veterinary practices ample time to apply for their resource pack and get involved.

    Last year saw the launch of the first ever Tick Awareness Month which attracted both national and regional media coverage and the support of vet practices across the UK. With the support of Chris
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  • ‘No Hiding’ Campaign Launched to Empower Veterinary Nurses

    ‘No Hiding’ Campaign Launched to Empower Veterinary Nurses


    MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the United States and Canada) has launched its ‘No Hiding’ campaign, designed to empower vet nurses and front-of-house staff to share their unique expertise with pet owners and add value to the consultation process.

    The ‘No Hiding’ campaign aims to help vet nurses and front-of-house staff understand how to get the best out of the client conversation.By discussing with clients their pet’s favourite hiding places, the campaign
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  • SOS Thailand Appeal

    SOS Thailand Appeal


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  • Young Marketer Receives Top Accolade at VMA Awards

    Young Marketer Receives Top Accolade at VMA Awards


    Helen Tweed, Marketing Manager at easipetcare Ltd, has been awarded the coveted Veterinary Marketing Association Young Marketer of the Year Award.

    Announced at the VMA’s prestigious Annual awards event held in London on Friday 17th March 2017, a delighted Ms Tweed [pictured] said: “I am absolutely thrilled to have won the award. The process was fun, but hard work, but I am so pleased I entered!”

    Sponsored by British Dairying magazine and supported by the VMA, the
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