Monthly Archives: June 2013

Resistance, slaughter and pet vending top the agenda

18 June 2013

The President of the British Veterinary Association has highlighted the value of veterinary surgeons at the Association's annual Scottish dinner, hosted in the Scottish Parliament by John Scott MSP.

At the dinner, attended by Cabinet Secretary Richard Lochhead MSP, parliamentarians, key representatives of animal health and welfare organisations and the agri-food industry, and senior...

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Antibiotic resistance a key issue at G8

12 June 2013

Commenting on reports that Science Minister David Willetts will use the G8 Science Meeting of science ministers to raise the issue of antimicrobial resistance, Peter Jones, President of the British Veterinary Association (BVA), said:

"We are very pleased to see that the UK is using the G8 Summit to raise awareness of such an...

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