An outstanding dog from Hertfordshire is the latest recipient of a devotion award from leading vet charity PDSA, for enriching the lives of others through his role as a PAT (Pets as Therapy) dog and a canine blood donor.

As with many other sectors, those in the Health sector need to maintain a high level of vigilance in order to spot fraudsters who continue to develop new, increasingly sophisticated tactics to steal their funds.

Quality of life and end of life should go hand in hand yet a balanced assessment and a final decision can be subjective and highly emotive, making a vet’s job even more challenging.

There are several factors a veterinary practice needs to consider when it comes to their internal laundry facilities, ranging from preventing the spread of infection to minimising noise for their patients in a busy practice.

Throughout Summer, hundreds of vet practices up and down the country are backing the Pet Parasite Action campaign to encourage people to help protect their pet (and their family) against harmful parasites inside and out.

Two leading equestrian organisations have praised SPILLERS® for its continued loyalty and support. British Dressage (BD) and the British Grooms Association (BGA) have been sponsored by SPILLERS® for the past 17 and ten years respectively and SPILLERS® has just renewed its commitment to both bodies.

Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists has launched an advanced dentistry referral service led by Dr Matthew Oxford, BVM&S, GPCert (SAS) MRCVS. 

The Dogs Trust is calling on the government to take immediate action to address the illegal importation of puppies into Great Britain, after the undercover investigation discovered smugglers across Central and Eastern Europe continuing to abuse the system.

Zoetis have recently announced that it has helped more than 500 horses by providing worming advice as part of a UK equine healthcare and castration project.