Headlines & Analysis
UK - Veterinary CPD provider Improve International has launched a Consolidated Learning programme to enable veterinary surgeons to gain the skills required for both a Postgraduate Certificate (PgC) and a General Practice Certificate (GPCert) in Small Animal Surgery in four months.
SCOTLAND, UK - Documents from the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (one of 20 partners in Scottish Wildcat Action) have revealed that feral domestic cats in Scotland will be shot if caught in traps.
UK - The British horse Society's Dead Slow campaign has continued to gain momentum across the UK following the rolling out of petrol pump advertising to 96 major supermarket petrol forecourts, reaching a potential 9.2 million drivers.
GLOBAL - The World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association (WAVMA) is set to host its first online Congress in 2016 with support from veterinary digital content supplier Vetstream. More than 300 vets are expected to attend the virtual event, which takes place on Tuesday 3 and Wednesday 4 May and which will include more than 20 hours of continuing education, focused on creating sustainability in aquatic medicine.
UK - Probiotics International Ltd (Protexin) who manufacturer healthcare products for Veterinary, Equine, Human and Agricultural markets, has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for a second time, in recognition of the company’s outstanding achievement in the International Trade category.