1 June 2021
During National Volunteers Week (1 – 7 June) the BSAVA is recognising and applauding the incredible contributions that their volunteers make to the association.
19 May 2021
The first ever epidemiological study on hypoadrenocorticism in dogs within the UK primary-care population has been published and appears in the latest issue of the Journal of Small Animal Practice (JSAP).
19 May 2021
When the new animal activities licensing regulations came into force in England 2018 they placed a greater requirement on vets in private practice who had responsibilities for licensed premises, including breeding and boarding establishments, to become more involved in some of the related activities.
18 May 2021
The BSAVA has added a third volume to the popular ‘How to…collected articles from BSAVA Companion’ series. Brought together in this single volume is a selection of articles published in Companion between 2016 and 2020. Thanks are extended to the authors for their hard work, including time spent updating and adding to their material ensuring they are accurate today in the light of recent advances.
13 May 2021
Vertebrate animals will be recognised as sentient beings for the first time in UK law thanks to the introduction of the Animal Welfare (Sentience) Bill, introduced in Parliament today.
6 May 2021
Following the success of last year’s sessions, the BSAVA Congress Clinical Abstract Presentations Online will return on 24-26 May 2021 using a free to attend online video conferencing solution.
30 April 2021
The BSAVA has added a new webinar on regurgitation to its comprehensive webinar library, presented by Aarti Kathrani, Editor of the third edition of the BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Gastroenterology. The webinar complements the BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Gastroenterology, which was published in 2019.
23 April 2021
Dr Sheldon Middleton has been appointed President of the British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) for 2021/2022. He took over the role from Professor Ian Ramsey on 22 April 2021 and plans to use the successes of last month’s BSAVA Virtual Congress to help shape his Presidential year.
8 April 2021
BSAVA Virtual Congress took place on 25 – 27 March 2021, receiving more than 3,300 registrations from across the world. Delegates were immersed with over 80 live sessions and 130 hours of CPD from over 150 speakers.
1 April 2021
A new study, published in the latest issue of the Journal of Small Animal Practice (JSAP), found that 68% of portable electronic devices (PEDs) used by veterinary staff were contaminated with Staphylococci, including both vancomycin and oxacillin resistant strains.
30 March 2021
The 2020 BSAVA Annual Report and Financial Statements is now available to access online.
25 March 2021
The BSAVA has recently formed a new Sustainability Working Group (SWG) of interested BSAVA volunteers and staff members, demonstrating its commitment towards environmental sustainability.