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Banquet 2018
Please note that we will be moving into our refurbished Woodrow House HQ between Friday 22nd and Monday 25th June. We will have no phone or email access from 12 noon on Friday until 12 noon on Monday. If you need to contact us during this period, please email administration@bsava.com and we will respond to your email as soon as we can. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. You will still be able to access the website, book courses and purchase books online throughout this time.    

Upcoming courses

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Ocular emergencies

20 Jun 18, Newport

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Wound Management

21 Jun 18, Weston-Super-Mare

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Interactive Alopecia

26 Jun 18, Wrexham

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Interactive Orthopaedics

26 Jun 18, Corby

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM


Your gateway to BSAVA’s publications. Online editions of manuals, the Formulary, Companion, Congress proceedings and much more.

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The BSAVA shop is the place to buy our print books and other products. Browse our range of veterinary and veterinary nursing manuals, posters and PetSavers products.


About us

In 2017 we celebrated our 60th anniversary. Learn more about our history and our aims and objectives, plus find details of committees, staff information and how to contact us.

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Become a member

We have a member category to suit all stages of your professional journey. Find out about member benefits and discover which membership category is right for you.

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Regional CPD

We run CPD events in 12 regions all over the UK. Discover what is happening in your local region and perhaps consider joining your regional committee.

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Become a BSAVA volunteer

Volunteers are crucial to how we function as an organisation. Why not consider becoming a member of our volunteer community?



PetSavers is our charity and you can get involved by either undertaking a research grant, fundraising ... or both!

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60th anniversary events

2017 marked the 60th anniversary of the BSAVA. To help us celebrate this milestone, a wide variety of regional events have been planned in 2017 and 2018.

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🌟 CPD EVENT - INTERACTIVE ALOPECIA 🌟 🗣 Guest speaker Sue Paterson will be discussing alopecia in both canine and f… https://t.co/bNYtlJl 35 minutes ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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🌟 CPD EVENT - WOUND MANAGEMENT 🌟 🗣 This course will cover the basics of wound care from the initial management of… https://t.co/aaomUucW 24 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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🌟 CPD EVENT - OCULAR EMERGENCIES 🌟 🗣Learn how to recognise ocular conditions which require urgent treatment and th… https://t.co/xFdqDj0 a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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