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BVA sets out vision for post-Brexit trade with the EU

BVA sets out vision for post-Brexit trade with the EU

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has published a new blueprint, designed to simplify international trade in live animals and animal...

May 27, 2022

BVA searches for Young Vet of the Year

BVA searches for Young Vet of the Year

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has begun the hunt for this year’s BVA Young Vet of the Year Award to...

May 14, 2022

BVA urges dog owners to rethink walks in hot weather

BVA urges dog owners to rethink walks in hot weather

Alongside their annual campaign to warn dog owners of the risks of leaving dogs in hot cars, BVA has joined...

May 3, 2022

Border checks delay has ‘serious implications’ – BVA

Border checks delay has ‘serious implications’ – BVA

Commenting on reports that the Prime Minister has indicated that post-Brexit checks on food imports from the EU to Great...

April 22, 2022

Calls for animal-welfare commitments ahead of NI elections

Calls for animal-welfare commitments ahead of NI elections

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is calling on political parties to sign up to key pledges to enhance animal health...

April 12, 2022

BVA: Ongoing analysis on badger culling and bovine TB needed

BVA: Ongoing analysis on badger culling and bovine TB needed

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has welcomed new research on badger culling and bovine tuberculosis (TB) control in cattle, however...

March 23, 2022

New joint president elected for NIVA and BVA NI

New joint president elected for NIVA and BVA NI

The Northern Ireland (NI) branch of the British Veterinary Association (BVA) and the North of Ireland Veterinary Association (NIVA) have...

February 11, 2022

Etsy and eBay begin crackdown on DIY ear cropping kits

Etsy and eBay begin crackdown on DIY ear cropping kits

Two major UK online retailers in Etsy and eBay have cracked down on the sale of ‘DIY’ dog ear cropping...

January 27, 2022

BVA welcomes Welsh animal health and welfare plan

BVA welcomes Welsh animal health and welfare plan

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has welcomed the Welsh government’s One Health approach to the new Animal Health and Welfare...

January 5, 2022

BVA issues warning on toxic items for pets this Christmas

BVA issues warning on toxic items for pets this Christmas

Christmas is a time of fun and festivities, but the presents, treats and decorations can often prove dangerous for pets...

December 25, 2021

Somerset vet appointed new chair of Animal Welfare Foundation

Somerset vet appointed new chair of Animal Welfare Foundation

Somerset veterinary surgeon Julian Kupfer has been appointed as the Animal Welfare Foundation (AWF) new board chair. The AWF British...

December 19, 2021

Product recall for cattle injections

Product recall for cattle injections

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate has today (Thursday, December 9) issued a class one product recall notice to veterinary level of...

December 9, 2021

BVA begins search for 2022’s veterinary photographer of the year

BVA begins search for 2022’s veterinary photographer of the year

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is calling on its members to get creative with a camera and snap images of...

December 5, 2021

Nominations open for BVA junior vice-president

Nominations open for BVA junior vice-president

Nominations have opened for the 2022/23 junior vice-president role at the British Veterinary Association (BVA), with BVA veterinary surgeon members...

November 29, 2021

BVA calls for ‘One Health approach’ in COP26 wish list

BVA calls for ‘One Health approach’ in COP26 wish list

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has called for a ‘One Health approach’ in its ‘wish list’ for COP26, taking place...

October 29, 2021

Vets have central role in a sustainable farming industry – BVA president

Vets have central role in a sustainable farming industry – BVA president

British Veterinary Association (BVA) president, Justine Shotton, has highlighted the central role that veterinarians will play in delivering a more...

October 22, 2021

Young Vet of the Year finalists announced

Young Vet of the Year finalists announced

The finalists for the British Veterinary Association’s (BVA’s) Young Vet of the Year Award 2021 have been announced. The three...

October 19, 2021

Plan ahead to avoid doggy distress this fireworks season, warn vets

Plan ahead to avoid doggy distress this fireworks season, warn vets

With fireworks season fast approaching, the British Veterinary Association (BVA) is warning millions of ‘pandemic puppy’ owners to start preparing...

October 9, 2021