We promote excellence in small animal practice through education and science.

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Please note that the BSAVA headquarters will be closed from 1pm today.
Normal telephone service will resume from 8.30am on Monday 12th December 2016.

Upcoming courses

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CPR for the team

10 Jan 17, Ledbury

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Ocular Injury

12 Jan 17, Godmanchester

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Introduction to Mindfulness

16 Jan 17, Blagdon

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The PUB Clinical Club: Bothersome Bottoms

17 Jan 17, Derby

7:45 PM - 10:00 PM


Browse our range of veterinary and veterinary nursing manuals, e-books, posters and PetSavers products. 

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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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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?


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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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Read our blog posts where we share knowledge, experiences and insight on the BSAVA.


Calling all members!Volunteer roles in education, publications and international affairs committees apply by 19 Jan >https://t.co/KOOBbDV 20 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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Junior VP, International Affairs Chair, Education Chair, PR Officer, Regional Rep&Student Liaison Coordinator roles https://t.co/8mxEC9Z a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Chief Vet Declares Avian Influenza Prevention Zones in Great Britain https://t.co/61zCeM0INa a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Each region are holding a fun celebration for our 60th anniversary incl rock climbing, bike rides&dog walks - keep an eye out for more i a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Check out the wealth of industry expertise at BSAVA Congress 2017 in our exhibitor directory.… https://t.co/RRnQAKxtfX a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
MP calls for compulsory tick treatments for pets travelling back to the UK - add your voice with a letter to your MP https://t.co/6RbfVXFZku 2 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Get hands on at Congress - NEW for 2017 - wet lab sessions at Birmingham Medical School - spaces are limited > https://t.co/bMVlLpS54w 2 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Delighted to announce @ChrisGPackham will be keynote speaker at @BSAVACONGRESS 2017! https://t.co/1P81FJGrJP #vet #vetnurse #vetstudent 2 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
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