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Bottoms in the Brewery - A BSAVA 60th Celebration

24 Oct 17, Stockport

3:00 PM - 9:30 PM

A Holistic Approach to the Arthritic Pet and Pain Management

25 Oct 17, Hatfield

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Cytology of cutaneous lumps and bumps

1 Nov 17, Quedgeley

10:00 AM - 6:00 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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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 marks the 60th anniversary of the BSAVA. To help us celebrate this milestone, a wide variety of regional events are planned throughout the year.

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