Veterinary Practice Magazine

Veterinary Practice Magazine

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  • 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...

    April 2010 Edition (Two parts)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice April 2010 - part 1 (7Mb, pages 1-40) Click here to download Veterinary Practice April 2010 - part 2 (7Mb, pages 41-80) In this issue: CRB checks may prevent young people seeing practice Time...

    June 2010 Edition (5.9Mb)

    Click here to download the June 2010 Edition What can nurses do? GARETH CROSS has been investigating the world of veterinary nurses, including what they can do and how they are treated Taking good care of clients, practices and patients... CHRISTINE...

    September 2010 Edition (7Mb)

    Click here to download the September Edition of Veterinary Practice Keeping track of ‘rescued’ pets Can communication skills be taught? MARINA BAXTER communications training co-ordinator at the VDS, introduces various helpful techniques...

    August 2010 Edition (6Mb)

    Click here to download the August 2010 Edition Budget pain all round MARILYN MARTIN summarises the changes in the new Chancellor’s first Budget which are likely to affect veterinary surgeons ROBBIE TIFFIN has been trying out the stylish...

    October 2010 Edition (10Mb)

    Click here to download the October Edition of Veterinary Practice Investing in emerging markets GORDON NICOLL discusses the merits – and risks – of investing in countries such as Brazil, Russia, India and China An economically important...

    July 2010 Edition (7Mb)

    Click here to download the July 2010 Edition French, Danish or Chinese? GARETH CROSS has the job of carrying out the staff appraisals and wonders about the best way of going about them Using OARS effectively What does the future hold for Official...

    January 2012 Edition

    Click here to view the online edition Click here to download a desktop edition (PDF - 12Mb) This file is for screen viewing and is not print quality. VetsNorth to take place in central Manchester on 29th and 30th June 2012 Awards for outstanding...

    March 2010 Edition (5Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice March 2010 In this issue: DEFRA: change on the way Where did all the common sense go? A good mix – but not to everyone’s taste Get ready for the media storm... Paving the way...

    February 2010 Edition (4.4Mb)

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice February 2010 Keeping tabs on BSAVA congress delegates Another ‘winter of discontent’? Counting the various costs... GARETH CROSS faces up to another inspection and muses upon the NHS, tests...

    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...

    October 2011 Edition

    Click here to download the October 2011 edition (PDF) OOH: more questions than answers... GARETH CROSS publishes a small selection of comments received after his August column on out-of-hours services but finds there are still a number of issues which...
  • 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...

    December 2011 Edition

    Click here to download a screen quality edition (PDF - 13Mb) This file is for screen viewing and is not print quality. Conservative management of canine osteoarthritis – part 3 SAMANTHA LINDLEY continues her series on canine OA with a discussion...

    November 2011 Edition

    Click here to download a screen quality edition (PDF - 16Mb) This file is for screen viewing and is not print quality. The 2011 Practice Design Awards: a challenging task for the judges What changes are needed to keep practices afloat? Conservative...
  • 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...

    March 2012 Edition

    Click here to view the online edition Click here to download a desktop edition (PDF - 15Mb) This file is for screen viewing and is not print quality. VetsNorth 2012 THE first of the new Veterinary Practice Reader Updates – VetsNorth...

    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...
  • 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...

    February 2012 Edition

    Click here to view the online edition Click here to download a desktop edition (PDF - 12Mb) This file is for screen viewing and is not print quality. VetsNorth 2012 taking shape THE first of the new Veterinary Practice Reader Updates –...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    September 2011 Edition

    Click here to download the September 2011 edition (PDF) Is there something we can learn from accountants? The RCVS has been criticised in the past for exceeding its remit but there is a real and increasingly urgent need for one of the many representative...

    February 2011 Edition

    Click here to download Veterinary Practice February 2011 (PDF) Effective use of supplements DAVID BLACK presents the second of three reports from the 2010 World Buiatrics Congress in Chile Seeking to be more actively involved in herd fertility...