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    Hospital Director Appointed To Spearhead Big Year For Southfields

    One of the UK’s leading veterinary centres has geared up for a ground-breaking 2020 by appointing a hospital director to spearhead its dynamic plans for the year.Daniel Hogan has been ... Continue reading...

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    Jan 25, 2020 at 3:40 AM
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    Specialist Couple Join Expert Teams At North Downs

    One of the UK’s top referral vet practices has appointed two specialists in oncology and internal medicine.Husband and wife Michael and Laura Macfarlane start work at North Downs Speci... Continue reading...

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    Jan 25, 2020 at 1:35 AM
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    Prime Minister Recognises Vets Work For Endangered Animals

    Rowe Referral’s Elisa Best (BVSc Cert SAS MRCVS Advanced Practitioner in Small Animal Surgery) has received the Prime Minister’s Points of Light Award for her work with orphaned rhinos,... Continue reading...

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    Jan 24, 2020 at 9:11 PM
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    New Jsap Study Highlights Success Of Endoscopic Foreign Body Retrieval In Cats

    A new study, published in the latest issue of the Journal of Small Animal Practice (JSAP), suggests that endoscopic foreign body removal in cats was associated with good overall outcom... Continue reading...

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    Jan 22, 2020 at 10:35 PM
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    International Team Effort To Save Wildlife Underway

    NSW wildlife carers, inundated with injured animals, and coping with their own losses from the fire, are welcoming expert teams from animal emergency response organisations in Australia and around the world. Coordinating this response is the NSW Wildlife Council (NWC), the peak body for over 25 licensed and entirely voluntary wildlife rescue groups. NWC members represent more […] The post International team effort to save wildlife underway appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue...

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    Jan 22, 2020 at 9:45 AM
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    Tools Of The Trade: Respironics Loflo Sidestream Co2 Sensor

    by Dr Kevin Cruickshank, Gold Coast Vet Surgery, Surfers Paradise, QLD We have integrated this Respironics LoFlo end tidal CO2 monitor into our routine anaesthetic monitoring. It connects to our general anaesthetic vital signs monitor and measures CO2 in the expired air. What’s good about it It provides a much more sensitive measure of the […] The post Tools of the trade: Respironics LoFlo Sidestream CO2 Sensor appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue reading...

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    Jan 22, 2020 at 9:45 AM
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    Tb Bacteria Survive In Amoebae Found In Soil

    Scientists have discovered that the bacterium which causes bovine TB can survive and grow in small, single-celled organisms found in soil and dung. It is believed that originally the bacterium evolved to survive in these single-celled organisms known as amoebae and in time progressed to infect and cause TB in larger animals such as cattle. Continue reading...

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    Jan 22, 2020 at 4:19 AM
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    Can You Give A Rescue Horse A Happy New Year Asks Blue Cross?

    National pet charity Blue Cross is hoping 2020 will be a Happy New Year for 12 deserving horses in its care. The group came from a private home where circumstances beyond ... Continue reading...

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    Jan 22, 2020 at 2:59 AM
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    Pain Relief: Evj Publishes Beva Primary Care Clinical Guidelines On Analgesia

    Pain has a significant impact on animal welfare and analgesia is considered to be imperative in helping to alleviate it. In the first of a series of guidelines produced for primary care vets the Br... Continue reading...

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    Jan 21, 2020 at 10:00 PM
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    University Launches Crowdfunding Campaign For Bushfire-affected Animals

    The University of Sydney is asking the public to support their emergency veterinary assistance for animals affected by the bushfires. In response to the bushfire emergency, the university is extending and increasing its current veterinary services for wildlife, livestock and companion animals affected by the bushfires as a matter of urgent priority. A dedicated crowdfunding campaign has […] The post University launches crowdfunding campaign for bushfire-affected animals appeared first on...

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    Jan 21, 2020 at 9:50 AM
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    Ceva Hosts Feline Hypertension And Ckd Cpd Meeting

    Ceva Animal Health is hosting an evening CPD meeting on feline hypertension and CKD.The meeting will be led by Dr Rosanne Jepson BVSc MVetMed PhD DipACVIM DipECVIM PGCertVetEd FHEA MRCVS, As... Continue reading...

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    Jan 21, 2020 at 12:43 AM
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    Ivc Evidensia Respond To The Australian Bush Fires

    All IVC Evidensia staff have been united in their grief towards the tragedy unfolding on the other side of the world. Many people have been enquiring as to how we can collectively respond, specific... Continue reading...

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    Jan 20, 2020 at 10:08 PM
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    Bcvsp Launches Podcasts For Animal Owners

    Your Vet Specialist, the public face of the British College of Veterinary Specialists (BCVSp), has launched a new podcast platform to give animal owners the opportunity to... Continue reading...

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    Jan 20, 2020 at 10:08 PM
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    Dragon To Ignite Proceedings At 30th Bsava Congress

    Dragon’s Den star Jenny Campbell has been announced as the Keynote Speaker for BSAVA Congress 2-5 April 2020. The British entrepreneur, known predominantly for her role as a Drag... Continue reading...

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    Jan 20, 2020 at 10:08 PM
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    Rural Communities Will Suffer Under Qld Pregnancy Test Decision

    The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) says veterinarians and rural communities should be insulted at the suggestion that the decision by the Queensland government to back lay operators will not have a negative impact on veterinary businesses and the services they provide in rural communities. “Income from pregnancy diagnosis lies at the core of cattle practice, […] The post Rural communities will suffer under QLD pregnancy test decision appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine....

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    Jan 20, 2020 at 9:34 AM
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    Flower Power

    Orchids are challenging to grow but beautiful in appearance, according to avid gardener Dr Vicky Balnave of Mt Druitt Veterinary Clinic in NSW. “Orchids are finicky plants that are extremely hard to cultivate. People buy them from Bunnings then discard them two weeks later because they’re dead. But if you have patience, the right conditions […] The post Flower power appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue reading...

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    Jan 20, 2020 at 9:34 AM
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    How To Create A Unique Workplace Culture

    Here are five steps to creating a unique workplace culture which stands out from your competitors and attracts the top talent to your practice. By Shane Conroy Population growth and rising disposable income are expected to drive further growth in Australian pet ownership in the coming years. That’s according to the IRC Skills Forecast 2019-2022, […] The post How to create a unique workplace culture appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue reading...

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    Jan 20, 2020 at 9:34 AM
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    New Venue For Vets North

    8-9 July, Haydock Park Racecourse, MerseysideThis year’s Vets North is moving to Haydock Park Racecourse, Merseyside, in order to make the event even more accessible a... Continue reading...

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    Jan 18, 2020
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    Bha Confirms Injectable Omeprazole Can Be Used Within Rules

    The British Horseracing Board (BHA) has issued a notice stating that they will no longer advise against possession, use or attempted use and administration or attempted ad... Continue reading...

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    Jan 18, 2020
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    Krka Aids Owner Compliance With Launch Of Selehold 3-pack Range

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    Jan 17, 2020
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    Bsava And Beva Donate £7,000 To Support Australian Wildfire Veterinary Care

    The British Small Animal Veterinary Association and the British Equine Veterinary Association have made a donation of £7,000 to the Australian Veterinary Association Benevolent F... Continue reading...

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    Jan 17, 2020
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    Scientists Unexpectedly Witness Wolf Puppies Play Fetch

    When it comes to playing a game of fetch, many dogs are naturals. But now, researchers report that the remarkable ability to interpret human social communicative cues that enables a dog to go for a ball and then bring it back also exists in wolves. Continue reading...

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    Jan 17, 2020
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    Bartonella Bacteria Found In Hemangiosarcoma Tumors From Dogs

    Researchers have found a very high prevalence of Bartonella bacteria in tumors and tissues - but not blood samples - taken from dogs with hemangiosarcoma, a cancer of the blood vessels. Continue reading...

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    Jan 17, 2020
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    Lame Sheep Adjust Their Behavior To Cope With Their Condition

    Using novel sensing technology, experts have found that lame sheep adjust how they carry out certain actives, such as walking, standing or laying down, rather than simply reducing the amount they do. Continue reading...

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    Jan 17, 2020
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    Newly Discovered Genetic Element Adjusts Coat Color In Dogs

    Why are Irish Setters so red while other breeds can come in different hues? Geneticists now have an answer for why some dogs have more intense coat colors than others. Continue reading...

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    Jan 16, 2020
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    Laser Brain Surgery Saves Codo The Cat

    British Blue cat Codo is back to his best after undergoing laser-assisted brain surgery to dissect and remove a forebrain meningioma.Twelve-year-old Codo hadn’t b... Continue reading...

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    Jan 16, 2020
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    Laser Brain Surgery Saves Codo The Cat

    British Blue cat Codo is back to his best after undergoing laser-assisted brain surgery to dissect and remove a forebrain meningioma.Twelve-year-old Codo hadn’t b... Continue reading...

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    Jan 16, 2020
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    Beva Launches Colour-code Scheme To Tackle Equine Obesity

    The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) has launched a pilot project to tackle equine obesity. The scheme uses a traffic light colour system of vaccination reminder stickers w... Continue reading...

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    Jan 15, 2020
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    Tools Of The Trade: Panoptic Ophthalmoscope

    by Dr Zac Lederhose, Goulburn Vet Clinic, NSW When I purchased my clinic, I needed an ophthalmoscope. I wanted one I could use in clinics without having to wait for tropicamide to dilate the pupil. The PanOptic was the model I chose to buy. What’s good about it It’s much easier to examine a patient […] The post Tools of the trade: PanOptic ophthalmoscope appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue reading...

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    Jan 15, 2020
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    Rspca Nsw Outlines Bushfire Relief And Recovery Plan

    RSPCA NSW is providing relief and recovery assistance to animals that have been impacted by Australia’s bushfire crisis. “We are here to give support to those animals and owners whose lives, homes and futures have changed beyond measure as a result of this disaster,” RSPCA NSW CEO Steve Coleman said. “The response from the local […] The post RSPCA NSW outlines bushfire relief and recovery plan appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue reading...

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    Jan 15, 2020
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    New Partnership To Improve The Lives Of Dogs

    The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) and World Animal Protection have engaged in a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will see them working together to raise awareness of animal welfare issues and promote animal welfare education globally. The agreement will prioritise the importance of the veterinary role in humane dog population management and in the control and eradication of rabies. The two organisations hope that their collaboration will help to engage and...

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    Jan 15, 2020
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    Charities Combine Expertise To Help Horse Owners Cut Costs Not Care

    Member charities of the National Equine Welfare Council (NEWC) have collaborated to produce two practical guides; one to help horse owners find ways to cut costs without compromising o... Continue reading...

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    Jan 14, 2020
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    New Partnership To Improve The Lives Of Dogs

    The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) and World Animal Protection have engaged in a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will see them working together to raise awareness of animal welfare issues and promote animal welfare education globally. The agreement will prioritise the importance of the veterinary role in humane dog population management and in the control and eradication of rabies. The two organisations hope that their collaboration will help to engage and...

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    Jan 14, 2020
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    Preventing Adverse Drug Reactions In Dogs

    If not identified before surgery, a rare genetic mutation could result in your dog being exposed to dangerously high levels of anesthetic agents. Continue reading...

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    Jan 14, 2020
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    Changes To Entrepreneurs Relief Likely To Impact Veterinary Practice Sales

    With a new government in Westminster, veterinary practice owners considering a sale of their practice are urged to act now to avoid being hit by potential changes to Entrepreneurs’ Relief in ... Continue reading...

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    Jan 13, 2020
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    World-renowned Neurologist Joins Southfields

    A world-renowned specialist in neurology and neurosurgery is joining Southfields Veterinary Specialists, a leading referral centre in Essex.The highly-experienced Dr Ane Uriarte, who is curr... Continue reading...

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    Jan 13, 2020
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    Marlena Lopez: The Next Generation

    If the future of the profession looks like Marlena Lopez—equal parts nurturer, counsellor, advocate, influencer and conservationist—then the future looks bright. By Tracey Porter Why wait till you’ve graduated to help both animals and the profession? As a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) student at the University of Melbourne, Marlena Lopez has not yet been […] The post Marlena Lopez: the next generation appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue reading...

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    Jan 13, 2020
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    Good Company: Corporate Veterinary Groups

    Although corporate veterinary groups are sometimes seen as ‘big business’, what advantages do they offer? As Dr Magdoline Awad steps in as the new chief veterinary officer at Greencross Vets, we investigate what the big guys can do to help. By Frank Leggett This month, Dr Magdoline Awad, a veterinarian with an outstanding record in […] The post Good company: corporate veterinary groups appeared first on Vet Practice Magazine. Continue reading...

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    Jan 13, 2020
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    Vbb Provides Resources To Assist Wildlife Impacted By Bushfires

    As the bushfires ravaging many parts of Australia are having wide ranging and devastating impacts on local communities, Australia-based international animal charity Vets Beyond Borders is assisting government authorities with animal evacuations and providing care to animals impacted by the fires. “Countless animals, both domesticated species and wildlife, have died—we cannot bring them back,” VBB director […] The post VBB provides resources to assist wildlife impacted by bushfires appeared...

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    Jan 13, 2020
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