Results for BSAVA
  • Blog Post: BSAVA launches client info sheets for off-label drugs

    The BSAVA has launched a series of client information sheets for drugs commonly used off-label. The information sheets were the brainchild of Professor Ian Ramsey, Editor-in-Chief of the BSAVA Small Animal Formulary . He said: "As a referral vet I write a lot of letters to owners and vets that...
  • Blog Post: BSAVA highlights guidance on Antibiotic Awareness Day

    The British Small Animal Veterinary Association is using European Antibiotics Awareness Day (today) to highlight its guidance on the appropriate use of antimicrobials . European Antibiotic Awareness Day is an annual campaign held to raise awareness of prudent antibiotic use and the threat of antibiotic...
  • Blog Post: BSAVA calls for vet staff to get rabies vaccination

    The British Small Animal Veterinary Association has written to Public Health England to ask if they would be prepared to review their risk assessment for front line staff in veterinary practices (i.e. veterinary surgeons, veterinary nurses and receptionists) regarding pre-exposure rabies vaccination...
  • Blog Post: Video: New & Exciting at BSAVA Congress 2009

    VetSurgeon.org visited a random selection of stands in the commercial exhibition at BSAVA Congress, and asked: "What's new and exciting?" Here's what they said:
  • Blog Post: VNs to benefit more from BSAVA

    The British Small Animal Veterinary Association has announced that it is expanding its membership package for VNs VN membership was launched in 2012 and BSAVA says it has been working hard over the last year to create a package that meets the needs of VNs, in particular those who are keen to expand...
  • Blog Post: Free BSAVA Congress lectures online for VNs

    The British Small Animal Veterinary Association is making all the nursing lectures from Congress available free online at www.bsava.com All the lectures are recorded, and the entire veterinary programme is offered to BSAVA members as one of their member benefits. However, because only qualified veterinary...
  • Blog Post: Free new veterinary medicines guide from BSAVA

    The BSAVA has announced the launch of a free new online publication: BSAVA Guide to the Use of Veterinary Medicines Edited by Fred Nind and Pam Mosedale, with contributions from experts in the field, has been developed to provide a comprehensive guide to a wide variety of veterinary medicines issues...
  • Blog Post: Last chance to enter for a PetSavers grant

    The BSAVA is reminding everyone that the closing date for the BSAVA PetSavers' 40th Anniversary Awards is Friday 1 st August . To celebrate 40 years of funding veterinary projects, the charity has up to £5000 for each vet school to fund veterinary undergrad student projects, and also a £5000...
  • Blog Post: BSAVA issues firework policy statement

    The BSAVA's Scientific Committee has issued a policy statement on the management and treatment of firework phobias in dogs. The statement says: "It is recognised that dogs may show signs of fear or phobia of the loud noises associated with fireworks. It is the duty of veterinary surgeons...
  • Blog Post: BSAVA offers new legal services for vets and nurses

    The British Small Animal Veterinary Association has announced that it is offering a new, enhanced legal service for its members, in conjunction Harrison Clark Rickerbys . From 1st October, BSAVA members will be able to benefit from discounted rates and special fixed-fee packages for their personal...
  • Blog Post: BSAVA comes out in support of Pedigree Dogs Exposed

    The BSAVA has released a statement in support of the television programme Pedigree Dogs Exposed - three years on , made by Jemima Harrison. The programme was broadcast earlier this week on BBC4 as a follow up to a documentary which was first shown in 2008. BSAVA President Andrew Ash said: "Jemima...
  • Blog Post: BSAVA launches radiography manual aimed at new grads, students and nurses

    The BSAVA has launched the BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Radiography and Radiology with a new introductory text aimed at veterinary students, nurses and new graduates. The Association says confident radiographic interpretation presents a considerable challenge and the BSAVA Manual of Canine...
  • Blog Post: Hill's pulls out of record-breaking BSAVA Congress

    Hill's Pet Nutrition has announced that it will not be exhibiting at the British Small Animal Veterinary Association Congress this year, and instead will be found in a restaurant round the corner called The Strada . The press release containing this news fluttered in at almost exactly same time...
  • Blog Post: Hill's issues an open invitation at BSAVA Congress

    Hill's has issued an open invitation to vets and nurses to come along to its stand to see some unique personal and practice development tools, now available on-line. Adrian Pratt, Veterinary Affairs Manager said: "These are tough times for anyone in business but for many years now we have...