Vets stride out with Pride for the first time

23 June 2016

BVLGBT+ will march for the first time at this year's Pride in London Parade

Vets from across the UK will be formally part of the Pride in London Parade for the first time this year, when the recently formed British Veterinary LGBT+ (BVLGBT+) group and supporters stride out with other Pride Parade groups on...

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BVA’s biggest ever survey gives a voice to vets on World Veterinary Day

28 April 2016

"Every contribution matters" - President Sean Wensley urges all BVA members to sign up to survey

To mark World Veterinary Day 2016 (30 April), the British Veterinary Association is launching its biggest ever Voice of the Veterinary Profession survey with over 15,000 BVA members invited to share their experience of the profession and expertise...

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Make sure rabbits are happy bunnies this Easter, say vets

14 March 2016

Vets cite inappropriate diet, loneliness and unsuitable housing as the main health and welfare problems faced by rabbits

As the Easter Bunny hops onto the horizon, findings from the British Veterinary Association (BVA) reveal that at least one in five vets have serious concerns about the health and welfare of pet rabbits in the...

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BVA launches strategy to help vets speak up for animal welfare

04 February 2016

BVA launched its landmark animal welfare strategy at its annual London Dinner

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has launched its landmark animal welfare strategy at its annual London Dinner (3 February) highlighting the veterinary profession's unique opportunity – and responsibility – to advocate animals' best interests at individual, community and political levels.

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Vets share tips on exercising with your dog

18 January 2016

64% of companion animal vets are concerned about obesity and overfeeding in dogs

With the festive period just behind us and Easter eggs beginning to fill shop shelves, the British Veterinary Association is offering advice on how to avoid expanding waistlines with some top tips on how owners can combine caring for their dog...

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