Practice Matters

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is expanding its support and services to recent graduates to help in their professional development and personal wellbeing

Following the launch of the Vet Futures and VN Futures action plans at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in London earlier this month, Dr Huw Stacey BVetMed DipAS(CABC) MRCVS (pictured), is hoping the future of the veterinary profession will continue to prosper.

Working in a veterinary practice in hot weather can be unpleasant and a hot environment can also be challenging for patients.

When aiming to make your practice and facilities welcoming to animals and their owners it can often seem like there is an endless list of challenges to overcome.

BCF are delighted to announce two new clinical managers joining the BCF team. Holly Johnson and Rachel Marshall join BCF as in-house vets to help deliver veterinary imaging training and further develop online learning resources as part of the new BCF Academy.

Improve International, the organisers of the 2016 Official Veterinarian Conference, are offering all delegates an extended free trial of their new online learning platform Bitesize.

Quality and lifecycle counts. Whether you are setting up a brand new practice or looking to refit an existing one it’s important that the furniture installed is suitable for the day-to-day needs of a veterinary practice.

Veterinary imaging leaders BCF Technology have launched their BCF Academy. The new Academy gathers together all their learning resources and expertise into one vibrant, accessible hub on their new website at and

As part of our daily work, we need to do things to dogs that they don't always want us to. Maybe sometimes we forget that they don't understand, they are afraid, they panic, and when they try to communicate with us, we may miss the signs, and carry on anyway.