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Thu, 6 February 2020
In order to reinforce the support that the Association offers its undergraduate members, BCVA is recruiting the first ever student liaison representatives for each of the UK veterinary schools . Students in these roles will get the opportunity to network and receive mentoring within the organisation, have direct influence over the future of the profession, plus free membership during study – and...
Wed, 5 February 2020
Lameness is an important cause of poor welfare and economic loss in the UK dairy industry, and these two essential February CPD courses from BCVA will help to improve your ability to diagnose and treat the cause, advance your understanding of mobility scoring, give you confidence in setting up a professional scoring service, and qualify you as a Mobility Mentor.   RoMS Accredited Training...
Tue, 4 February 2020
On February 27th & 28th BCVA will support and encourage recent graduates over two days in Cardiff, offering clinical and non-clinical workshops for all those new to farm animal practice. The course takes place at the Copthorne Hotel, and over the two days delegates will develop their clinical knowledge in sessions covering cow behaviour, calving, practical PM’s, team building, and developing...
Wed, 8 January 2020
APHA have recently published this useful document on the risk associated with pasture/farmland which has been flooded. Please take the time to understand the risks. We hope everyone is keeping safe....
Mon, 23 December 2019
Please see below an email from the Scottish Government regarding the Scottish BVD eradication scheme. Dear large animal vets, Thank you to everyone who has already completed the on-line CPD for Scotland’s BVD eradication scheme.  For those still to do it, you have until 31st January before your existing Approved Vet status will lapse.  The link is:...

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