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Upcoming courses

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Brachycephalic Obstructive Syndrome (BOS)

23 Jan 18, Chester

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

What's new in heart disease

24 Jan 18, Romsey

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM


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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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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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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.

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🌟 CPD EVENT - SURGICAL NURSING DAY 🌟 🗣 The day will cover many aspects of surgical nursing including triage, manag… https://t.co/fiffddN 8 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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From medicine and surgery to imaging and exotic pets, our renowned series of manuals and other publications covers… https://t.co/DdeQpGPq32 15 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
🌟 CPD EVENT - MANAGING ENDOCRINE DISORDERS 🌟 🗣: "This day course will provide a practical overview of recent updat… https://t.co/tgFLwR9 a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Things are coming together nicely for Congress! Are you joining us this year? Take advantage of our⏳early bird sa… https://t.co/XvbTeV2ZFC a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
❓ Did you know ❓ Our members can access the Small Animal Formulary on-the-go via our App Suite! Find out more ➡️… https://t.co/gGlzyAGOm6 a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
🌟 CPD EVENT - TIPS AND TRICKS TO PROVIDE BETTER FLUID THERAPY 🌟 📅 6th Feb ⌚️ 20:00 📍 Surrey 💷 FREE to members Boo… https://t.co/lHhVX 2 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
High-quality original articles ✅ Case reports ✅ Scientific and educational information around the 🌍 ✅ Our members… https://t.co/nizCHuSyBN 2 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
❓ Why become a member ❓ CPD ✅ Congress discounts ✅ Professional representation ✅ Range of member benefits ✅ Public… https://t.co/PtPthoSprv 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
🌟 CPD EVENT - BRACHYCEPHALIC OBSTRUCTIVE SYNDROME (BOS) 🌟 🗣 This two hour course will provide delegates with usefu… https://t.co/yPykicu 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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