Results for And finally
  • Blog Post: Nottingham Vet School has its cake and eats it

    The Sutton Bonington Campus, home of the University of Nottingham's School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, has raised £610 for Sport Relief with its annual Science Cake Competition. There were thirty entries to the competition, in categories which included Animals & Agriculture,...
  • Blog Post: And finally: low cost airline introduces new pricing structure

    Details of the new charges are found on the in-flight safety card ...
  • Blog Post: A third of homeowners annoyed by neighbours' noisy pets

    Insulation manufacturer Saint-Gobain Isover has published the results of a survey of 2000 homeowners which found that 36% are annoyed by noise made by neighbours' pets. The Noise Report was commissioned to discover how many homeowners suffered with noisy next-door neighbours, to which the answer...
  • Blog Post: 10,000 striking vets march on Paris

    French veterinary surgeons went on strike yesterday, and 10,000 marched on the streets of Paris in protest at Government plans to restrict their ability to supply certain farm animal antibiotics. According to the National Union of Practicing Veterinarians (SNVEL), French veterinary surgeons saw the...
  • Blog Post: RSPCA highlights eccentric calls

    The RSPCA has released details of the more eccentric calls made to the charity over the course of 2011. Doubtless members of VetSurgeon.org and VetNurse.co.uk will empathise with the RSPCA over some of these, but do you have any better examples? If so, please email them to support@vetsurgeon.org ...
  • Blog Post: And finally, one in five women talk to the dog more than their husbands

    According to a survey of 2,000 dog owners by Burgess Supadog Sensitive , 18% of women say they speak to their dog more than their partner or husband. Not only that, but it seems the older you are, the more likely you are to strike up a conversation with the dog: 21 per cent of respondents aged 45...
  • Blog Post: And finally - April Fool's

    Lots of April Fool's Day gags involving animals this year... The Sun reported that Sir Richard Branson's health club chain, Virgin Active, is launching a new gym for dogs only , to combat the pet obesity epidemic. Alton Towers supposedly launched a new rollercoaster ride for dogs only....
  • Blog Post: A third of homeowners annoyed by neighbours' noisy pets

    Insulation manufacturer Saint-Gobain Isover has published the results of a survey of 2000 homeowners which found that 36% are annoyed by noise made by neighbours' pets. The Noise Report was commissioned to discover how many homeowners suffered with noisy next-door neighbours, to which the answer...
  • Blog Post: Postmen in fear of Yorkshire Terriers and Jack Russells

    Pit Bull Terriers, Rottweilers and Bulldogs are the breeds most feared by postmen, according to a survey just announced by esure home insurance . More surprisingly, Jack Russells and Yorkshire Terriers also appeared in the top ten list of breeds likely to prevent the mail getting through. According...