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Introduction to Mindfulness

16 Jan 17, Blagdon

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The PUB Clinical Club: Bothersome Bottoms

17 Jan 17, Derby

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

My dog’s behaving badly – is neutering the answer?

18 Jan 17, Preston

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

No Pain All Gain - Multimodal pain relief management

18 Jan 17, Belfast

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM


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About us

In 2017 we are celebrating 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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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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  • Mind Matters Initiative Research Symposium

    The agenda for the first Mind Matters Initiative (MMI) Research Symposium, which takes place on Friday 20 January 2017 at the University of Edinburgh’s Pollock Halls, has now been confirmed and has, ...
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  • Avian influenza confirmed in North Yorkshire

    A further case of avian influenza has been confirmed in a backyard poultry flock near Settle in North Yorkshire. A 3km Protection Zone and a 10km Surveillance Zone have been put in place around the in...
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  • Controlling tapeworms

    The Veterinary Public Health Association (VPHA) and Association of Government Veterinarians (AGV), supported by the ‘One Health Cambridge’, have organised a two-day ‘ONE HEALTH’ Conference in orde...
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  • BSAVA Southern Region Pub Quiz

    Southern Region held their annual charity Pub Quiz at Potters Heron Hotel near Romsey recently, which was also attended by BSAVA President, Susan Dawson. The evening was organised to support two anim...
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PetSavers, our charity, has been funding veterinary research since 1974. Find out how you can get involved.

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