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Veterinary Science - Life Sciences
10.07.2017
How can diagnostics deliver a more effective use of antibiotics in animals?
How can diagnostics deliver a more effective use of antibiotics in animals?
Are there better ways to diagnose animals in need of antibiotics on livestock farms' How will farmers and veterinarians use novel diagnostics in the fight against animal disease?
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
23.06.2017
Dog’s leg saved from amputation by new bone regeneration technology
Scientists and veterinarians from the University of Glasgow have successfully saved the leg of a two-year-old Munsterlander dog named Eva from amputation using medical technology funded by Sir Bobby
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
19.04.2017
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
31.03.2017
New VetReact website for equine vets and horse-owners
Equine vets and horse-owners will have access to the latest research and resources on common emergency conditions in horses thanks to a new website to be launched on 31 March 2017.
Event - Veterinary Science
01.12.2016
Life Sciences - Veterinary Science
28.10.2016
Animal welfare
We place good welfare at the centre of all our animal research and aim to meet the highest standards: good animal welfare and good science go hand-in-hand.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
23.09.2016
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
15.09.2016
Building trust between vets and farmers key to encouraging cattle vaccination, study funds
Building trusting relationships between veterinary surgeons and farmers is crucial to improving animal health on dairy farms, researchers at The University of Nottingham has found. The study on perceptions and challenges of vaccinations among vets was carried out by academics in the University's School of Veterinary Medicine and Science on behalf of ADHB Dairy, a not-for-profit organisation working on behalf of Britain's dairy farmers.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
29.07.2016
Equine flu - why don't owners vaccinate their horses?
A research project led by a student at The University of Nottingham is aiming to uncover why some horse owners choose not to vaccinate their animals against a potentially-fatal illness.
Veterinary Science - Agronomy/Food Science
12.07.2016
Vet School research paves the way for improved horse welfare
Vet School research paves the way for improved horse welfare
A vision for improving horse welfare has been set out following research carried out by the University of Bristol's School of Veterinary Sciences and funded by World Horse Welfare. It is hoped the findings, to be unveiled at the House of Commons today [Tuesday 12 July], will enable the welfare priorities of the UK's 800,000 horses to be addressed.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
05.07.2016
Big data funding boost to improve small animal health
The Small Animal Veterinary Surveillance Network (SAVSNET) has been awarded £700K from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) to expand its database of UK pet health records and support more 'big data' research into animal and human diseases.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
15.06.2016
Teams up with RSPCA and Cats Protection to offer Derby pet owners free medical care for their animals
Veterinary experts at The University of Nottingham have been helping to offer free care to pet owners in Derby as part of a scheme to tackle a cat overpopulation crisis in one area of the city.
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
19.05.2016
Training for vets, from vets
The University of Nottingham is offering a novel training opportunity for people in the veterinary profession. The Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine in the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science at the University has developed a new evidence-based veterinary medicine training programme, thanks to funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
11.05.2016
Becoming an Expert: John Graham-Brown on liver fluke infection
Becoming an Expert: John Graham-Brown on liver fluke infection
John Graham-Brown is a PhD student at the University's Institute of Infection and Global Health.
Careers/Employment - Veterinary Science
19.04.2016
VetSet2Go! Vet schools help give new vets a head start
A new project to help vet school graduates make the transition into professional practice and a lifelong successful career has been launched by an international group of pioneering vet schools.
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
05.04.2016
Business/Economics - Veterinary Science
25.02.2016
Social Sciences - Veterinary Science
17.02.2016
Have you rehomed a dog in the last six months?
Have you rehomed a dog in the last six months?
People who have adopted a dog in the last six months are being asked by the University of Bristol's School of Veterinary Sciences to take part in a survey about their decisions and how they came to choose the dog which they adopted.
Life Sciences - Veterinary Science
05.01.2016
It's not you, it's me. Research explores unsuccessful guide dog partnership
It takes £35,000 to train a guide dog to the standard required to aid a visually impaired person to travel outside of their home, but over 100 dogs are retired each year due to behaviour problems.
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
21.09.2015
Sport Sciences - Veterinary Science
24.08.2015
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
14.08.2015
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
12.08.2015
Roadshow to bring evidence-based medicine to the veterinary profession
Researchers at the Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine ( CEVM ) are hitting the road to take training out to the veterinary profession.
Veterinary Science - Life Sciences
18.05.2015
Spotting pain in donkeys – learning the language
Vets in Pakistan working for global equine welfare charity the Brooke have collaborated with the University of Bristol on a newly published paper to discover whether a donkey is in pain by just being observed.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
13.05.2015
Vet School research paves the way for a vision for rabbit welfare
A vision for improving rabbit welfare has been set out following research carried out by the University of Bristol's School of Veterinary Sciences.
Life Sciences - Veterinary Science
11.05.2015
Horse owners can improve animal welfare without risking livelihoods
New research led by academics from the University of Bristol's School of Veterinary Sciences have found it is possible for horse owners to make changes that improve the welfare of their animals without threatening their own livelihoods. Working equids commonly suffer from lameness, often affecting all four limbs at the same time.
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
28.04.2015
Free online resource to be developed for evidence-based veterinary medicine
Academics from the University of Bristol's School of Veterinary Sciences have been awarded a grant from RCVS Knowledge to create a free online teaching and learning resource for evidence-based veterinary medicine (EBVM). The project will produce an open access series of online, re-usable learning tools presented as a clear web tutorial.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
05.12.2014
Experts warn of dangers of veterinary pharmaceuticals to wildlife
Experts from across Europe and the USA are calling for a ‘one health' approach to the use of veterinary pharmaceuticals (VPs).
Veterinary Science
13.10.2014
Summer school to improve dairy farming around the world
Dairy farmers and dairy processors from around the world attended an international dairy summer school at the University of Liverpool's Leahurst campus to help improve farm productivity and efficiency.
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
03.10.2014
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
03.10.2014
Life Sciences - Veterinary Science
22.09.2014
Prevention is better than cure say racehorse owners
Prevention is better than cure: and no more so when it comes to injuries to racehorses, which can easily end a champion's career. Despite apparent advances in stem cell techniques to repair damaged tendons in horses, trainers and owners say they would like more help preventing costly injuries in the first place and this is where researchers should focus their attention.
Life Sciences - Veterinary Science
23.07.2014
Animal welfare
The University of Cambridge takes the position that compliance with the law and associated Codes of Practice relating to animal welfare is the minimum operating standard.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
12.06.2014
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
02.05.2014
Wettest winter could result in tick invasion
Press release issued: 2 May 2014 With the wettest winter on record thought likely to bring a rise in the number of cases of pet parasite problems this summer, an expert from the University of Bristol's School of Biological Sciences has highlighted the problem of fleas and ticks.
Life Sciences - Veterinary Science
30.04.2014
Should the EU ban on the import of seal products stand?
Press release issued: 30 April 2014 Next month following an appeal by Canada and Norway to overturn the EU ban on the import of seal products, the World Trade Organization (WTO) is expected to announce whether the 2013 decision will be upheld. In an editorial article a University of Bristol academic, whose research on the animal welfare of the seal hunt has been used in the case, explains why the ban should stand.
Veterinary Science - Mechanical Engineering/Mechanics
25.02.2014
3D printing for dog surgery receives funding boost
The team team have devised a way to manufacture high-performance veterinary implants from titanium using 3D printing A spin-out company from the University of Liverpool is set to expand its use of 3D printing to produce surgical implants for dogs.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
04.11.2013
Protecting competition horses from the flu
A deep hacking cough, a runny nose and fever — just like humans, horses can suffer badly when struck down by the flu. Although equine influenza is rarely fatal, it is highly contagious and can seriously disrupt training and competition schedules and result in huge revenue losses for the equine industry.
Business/Economics - Veterinary Science
01.07.2013
New website will help farmers ensure hens maintain good feather cover
Hen pecking is a serious animal welfare concern and can cause great economic losses for the farmer and the egg-production industry as a whole.
Veterinary Science - Education/Continuing Education
10.06.2013
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
04.06.2013
New tool to help diagnose canine arthritis
New tool to help diagnose canine arthritis
Veterinary scientists at the University of Liverpool have developed a new tool to support clinicians in treatment programmes for osteoarthritis in dogs. Unlike most other diseases, which can be monitored by blood tests, there is no test for how uncomfortable a dog is when walking or how good their quality of life is as arthritis progresses.
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
29.05.2013
Vets in the community
The University of Nottingham has established a student-led veterinary clinic to deliver healthcare to the pets of homeless and vulnerably housed people living in the city.
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
18.01.2013
Education/Continuing Education - Veterinary Science
11.01.2013
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
17.12.2012
Drug improves quality of life for Dobermanns with heart disease
Drug improves quality of life for Dobermanns with heart disease
Veterinary scientists at the University of Liverpool have found that early screening and drug treatment for Dobermann dogs with a serious heart disease can extend and improve their quality of life. The study, which took place over the course of six years with dogs in the UK, Canada and US, examined more than 70 Dobermanns with early signs of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM).  Longer survival The disease, which also affects cats and humans, causes the heart to become enlarged and death can be very sudden and unexpected if not detected in its early stages.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Veterinary Science
11.12.2012
Transforming the diagnosis of equine colic
Colic is the number one killer of horses. But one of the difficulties faced by vets is differentiating between a mild case and a potentially life threatening case that is in its early stages.
Education/Continuing Education - Veterinary Science
16.10.2012
Veterinary Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
01.10.2012