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Ulcerative diseases of the skin

21 May 19, Derby

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

What to do when nsaids don't work!

22 May 19, Leeds

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Canine hot topics

30 May 19, Edinburgh

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM


NEW BSAVA Library

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.

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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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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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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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Congress 2020

Congress 2020 is taking place in Birmingham on 2nd - 5th April.

The Congress committee of volunteer vets and vet nurses are busy planning the programme for next year's event. A preview of the lecture programme will be available in September and registration will open at the end of October.  

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News

  • Seeing practice in India

    BSAVA member, Joe Tristram, of Highcroft Veterinary Referrals at the Longwell Green Veterinary Centre in Bristol, reports on a trip he made to Delhi to see companion animal practice in India.
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  • BSAVA 2019 International Scholarship now open!

    Does attending next year’s Congress in Birmingham exceed your budget, but you would still like to go? Well, then this might be just right for you...
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  • Recruitment and retention in the veterinary profession

    The current situation of the veterinary workforce in the UK is a hotly debated topic. Issues such as Brexit, the shortage occupation list, legal roles of veterinary nurses, work-ready students, femini...
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  • BSAVA Library - make your voice heard

    It has been a year since the BSAVA Library launched and we would like feedback from members on how it is fitting into study and practice. BSAVA members are encouraged to take part in the survey below,...
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Volunteers are crucial to how we function as an organisation. Why not consider becoming a member of our volunteer community?

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

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