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The 13th International Equine Colic Research Symposium, to be held on 15-17 July 2020 in Edinburgh, presents a unique opportunity for equine vets to absorb and digest the latest knowle...

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Three key players at SPILLERS™ have been promoted: Clare Barfoot RNutr, has been appointed Marketing and Research and Development Director from R&D Manager and Sarah Dawson has been appoi...

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This article is sponsored content brought to you by Trupanion. Hopefully not true, because pets eat all sorts of nasty things! If you don’t pick up your dog’s poop fast enough he just might gobble it down. What did you excise from your patient’s abdomens this month? Undies? Necklaces? Stones? Fish hooks? Veterinary professionals know […]

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The best thing about being a veterinarian right now is you are in a position to do something very positive to help those animals affected by the horrific bushfires ravaging the country. But perhaps those who want to volunteer their time and service don’t know how to go about it. Fortunately, the Australian Veterinary Association […]

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Effective delegation is essential in any practice, but many owners and managers struggle with knowing how to do it the right way to get the best out of their teams. By John Burfitt There’s a story, the leadership coach Karen Gately heard recently about a vet practice owner that she says is almost a perfect case […]

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by Dr Russell Dyer, Gisborne Veterinary Clinic, VIC The SurgiStat is an electrosurgery unit that we find very useful in our clinic. It has single-use handpieces that are disposed after each patient. This helps infection control by keeping everything sterile. What’s good about it The SurgiStat has two functions—as a cutting instrument and as a […]

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Vetlife has been picked as ‘charity of year’ by Vets4Pets colleagues.Vetlife is an independent charity that started more than 100 years ago. Its compassionate volunteers, wh...

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The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is pleased to announce Steve Anderson Dixon as its new Board Chair.Steve, who had previously served as a BVA Board Director since 2017, has nearly 40...

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It’s estimated 480 million animals have been affected since bushfires in NSW started in September 2019—a figure that beggars belief. Professor Chris Dickman, an expert in the ecology of Australian mammals from The University of Sydney, has explained how that figure was calculated. This figure is based on a 2007 report for the World Wild Fund for […]

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Ceva Animal Health has launched a new and innovative range of skincare products called DOUXO S3.The core DOUXO values remain in ...

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