Veterinary Practice Magazine

Veterinary Practice Magazine

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  • June 2011 Edition

    Click here to download the June 2011 Edition Part 1 Click here to download the June 2011 Edition Part 2 Plenty of work to do RICHARD GARD talks to veterinary surgeon and farmer about the practicalities of mastitis control and the advantages of...
  • April 2009 Edition (7.5Mb)

    Click here to download the April 2009 Edition (PDF) Nine chasing six places on RCVS Council THERE are nine candidates this year for the six vacancies on the Royal College Council CALL FOR HONESTY AND NO FUDGE ON HOME VISITS Regaining some self-respect...
  • October 2009 Edition (4.3Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice October 2009 Record attendance at BEVA congress Communication is the key Getting through the inspection process Union: Time to bite the bullet Latest trends in small animal nutrition Use...
  • November 2009 Edition (7.1Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice November 2009 Outstanding premises take honours in design awards Putting self-interest aside... - THE MERCURY COLUMN in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession –and the...
  • May 2010 Edition (5.2Mb)

    Click here to download the May 2010 Edition Time to blow trumpets... VETERINARY surgeons must blow their own trumpets to drown out the grumbling noises made by media and pressure groups hostile to the profession, according to the outgoing BSAVA...

    March 2008 Edition (3.2mb)

    Click here to download this edition Contents Time for the profession to get its act together The Mercury Column in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession – and the world around. Time to end the annual reviews Veterinary...

    April 2008 Edition (2.6mb)

    Click here to download this edition Contents Who is defining 'acts of surgery'? A new Veterinary Surgeons Act: is it desirable or necessary? In my defence... The Mercury Column, in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the...

    May 2008 Edition (3.3mb)

    Click here to download this edition Contents Are nurses getting a fair deal? How do you ‘value’ an economic recession? The Mercury Column in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession – and the world around...

    June 2008 Edition (4mb)

    Click here to download this edition Contents Who wants to be a veterinary surgeon? Living near the edge The Mercury Column - in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession – and the world around A memorable weekend Ross...

    July 2008 Edition (3mb)

    Click here to download this edition Contents VMD reviews ‘eroding practice viability' Indecent exposure... The Mercury Column - in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession - and the world around What's...

    August 2008 Edition (2.4MB)

    Click here to download this edition BTB: Decision Frustrates all but Defra and the RSPCA Knowing what's right... The Mercury Column - in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession - and the world around Pursuit of a new...

    September 2008 Edition (3.5mb)

    Click here to download this edition Mild autumn may prolong risk of bluetongue spread Keeping our heads down The mercury column in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession and the world around New operation gearing up to...

    October 2008 Edition (2.6MB)

    Click here to download this edition Successful appeal over failure to make out-of-hours visit Keeping our heads down The Mercury Column, in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession - and the world around CPD the hard way...

    November 2008 Edition (4.7MB)

    Click here to download this edition MEDICINES REGULATIONS BRING 'DESPAIR AND EXASPERATION’ VP reports on the medicines debate at the BVA congress Adapting non-veterinary learning for the veterinary marketplace THE MERCURY COLUMN in which a guest...

    December 2008 Edition (3.9MB)

    Click here to download the December 2008 Edition (PDF) LACK OF KNOWLEDGE OF CONDUCT GUIDE ‘ASTONISHING' VP reports on the latest meeting of the Royal College Council Practices coming into line in supply chain of medicines VP hears what the...

    January 2009 Edition (3.0MB)

    Click here to download the January 2009 Edition (PDF) INSPECTIONS: WILL ALL PRACTICES BE TREATED EQUALLY? Veterinary Practice learns that there are still some issues unresolved Trying to maintain a loyal and healthy client base THE MERCURY COLUMN in which...

    February 2009 Edition (3.8MB)

    Click here to download the February 2009 Edition (PDF) SUPPORT GROWING FOR FORMATION OF UNION VP is inundated with responses to the call for a new body to represent veterinary staff Where are we headed? THE MERCURY COLUMN in which a guest columnist takes...

    March 2009 Edition (5.6MB)

    Click here to download the March 2009 Edition (PDF) AWARDS FOR PRACTICES WITH WOW! FACTOR Could we be better prepared? THE MERCURY COLUMN in which a guest columnist takes the temperature of the profession – and the world around ALL SET FOR A...

    May 2009 Edition (6.2Mb)

    Click here to download the May Edition (PDF ) VMD ACTING TO REDUCE THE SUPPLY OF ILLEGAL MEDICINES Are the rules simply for other people to follow? The BVA: PR dynamo leaves as its journals head for pastures new More responses to call for a BVU Dr...

    June 2009 Edition (5.9Mb)

    Click here to download the June Edition (PDF) PRESIDENT TOPS POLL IN RCVS COUNCIL ELECTION BVA RAISING AWARENESS OF EMPLOYMENT ISSUES Start made on dealing with employment issues Setting out the terms and conditions MATTHEW CLAYTON asks if you would...

    July 2009 Edition (7.3Mb)

    Click here to download the July Edition (PDF) STRATEGY AGREED FOR LEGISLATIVE FRAMEWORK VP reports on a close call at the latest RCVS Council meeting Employment problems: how widespread are they? Breaking silence but scared of repercussions Dr SHAMS MIR...

    August 2009 Edition (6.6Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice August 2009 CHALLENGING YEAR AS RCVS PRESIDENT Plenty to worry about on exotic disease front Finding out what it means to be a director Struggling to save black rhino from extinction New exhibition...

    September 2009 Edition (5.5Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice September 2009 CVOs AND RCVS OFFICERS POISED TO TACKLE THE TOPICAL ISSUES ‘People mainly respect what we do’ The voice of the veterinary profession ‘Strength in numbers’...

    December 2009 Edition (4.7Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice December 2009 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Ban on pet keeping leads to euthanasia of healthy animals PSS to be promoted on YouTube – and...

    January 2010 Edition (3.3Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice January 2010 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- PRACTICE LINKS WITH AGRICULTURAL BUYING GROUP Taking steps to avert disaster Proud of our profession...