Veterinary resources

This area contains resources that are accessible and free for any veterinary professional to refer to. Some member-only content that appeared in our resources section on our previous website can now be found within the Knowledge Bank area in MyBSAVA.

BSAVA members - If you are looking for the practice pack, client information leaflets, SAVSNET information, consultations and the CABi Vet Med resource please visit the Knowledge Bank area in myBSAVA.

Pet Travel and PetSavers guides can now be found under Pet Owner resources

BSAVA Medicines Guide

The BSAVA Guide to the Use of Veterinary Medicines has been created by experts in medicine and dispensing regulations and promotes best practice.


All members of the veterinary team can access the medicines guide via the BSAVA Library and BSAVA members can also access the Darting Manual.


Microchipping advice

A useful range of downloadable resources advising on best practice for microchipping, including information on legislation, requirements, exemptions and offences and penalties.

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PROTECT ME antibacterial advice

Here you will find information that is intended to support practices in discussing and drawing up practice guidelines on responsible antibacterial use.

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Scientific information

Here you will find some useful scientific information on disease in small animals, including MRSA, Lyme Disease, Mycobacterial infection, Babesia canis and Leptospirosis. Scientific information sheets are now available in the BSAVA Library.

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Research Board

BSAVA members can advertise their research projects to the whole veterinary profession on this Research Board, once they self certify that the research fulfills certain criteria.

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Conversion tables

Useful conversion tables for temperature, haematology, biochemistry, hypodermic needles and suture material sizes.

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Gain knowledge on-the-go with BSAVA apps. Some of our apps are member only and some are downloadable by non-members.

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Position statements

Here you will learn where the BSAVA stands on a number of issues that affect the veterinary profession, including neutering, identification and the keeping of non-traditional pets.

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We often ask for your advice on matters relating to how we operate as an association and we value your input.

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Vets Now Tox Box

This service gives all veterinary practices 24 hour access to drugs used in the emergency treatment of poisoning that they are most likely to need, but least likely to stock. Specific drugs and products are kept in stock at referral centres, selected Vets Now clinics and host practices across the UK.



Looking for your next opportunity? Or do you have a position to recruit for? Members can contact us to post job roles online and both members and non-members can apply.

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Useful links and helplines

Useful telephone numbers and websites all in one place, including Blue Cross, Vet Helpline and The Samaritans.

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