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National Pet Month

National Pet Month

31st March 2020

This April is National Pet Month, and we are taking our passion for pets public by promoting and raising awareness for responsible pet ownership - It’s time to celebrate what pets do for us, and also what we do for our pets!

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COVID-19 Update, 26.03.2020

COVID-19 Update, 26.03.2020

26th March 2020

Today, BVA have published a Briefing on 'Guidance for veterinary practices in assessing emergency and urgent care during the COVID-19 pandemic'. 

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New Research Bites categories for BVNA Congress 2020

New Research Bites categories for BVNA Congress 2020

26th March 2020

Have you recently completed data collection for a research project? Perhaps you have wondered how to develop your skills to be able to speak at a future BVNA Congress? Whether you are in the process of completing a dissertation, have worked with an interesting case in practice, or maybe an unusual scenario led to a change in your practice protocols – we’d like to hear from you!

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COVID-19 Update, 25.03.2020

COVID-19 Update, 25.03.2020

25th March 2020

Latest update...veterinary practices have been added to the list of businesses exempt from the closure order.

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BVNA member, Jackie, on returning to the profession

BVNA member, Jackie, on returning to the profession

25th March 2020

Jackie Lynch read the article on our blog with the email from Minnie about returning to work.  And she posted a story on Facebook that she said we can share with you….

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RCVS issues temporary suspension of VN training requirements

RCVS issues temporary suspension of VN training requirements

25th March 2020

In light of the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the RCVS has issued a series of temporary arrangements to help to support student veterinary nurses navigating their training during this challenging time.

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Oral Care Nurse Certificate 2020 | Update

Oral Care Nurse Certificate 2020 | Update

24th March 2020

In light of the current circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak and the impact this may have on RVNs working in practice, the BVNA has made the decision to alter the course requirements of the Oral Care Nurse Certificate.

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Becoming a Student Council Member for the BVNA

Becoming a Student Council Member for the BVNA

24th March 2020

It's nomination time! The BVNA Council Elections are coming up and we want passionate Student Veterinary Nurses (SVNs) to join us.

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COVID-19 and the veterinary profession - webinar recording

COVID-19 and the veterinary profession - webinar recording

23rd March 2020

If you missed the live webinar by BVA on Sunday 22 March, here is a link to the recording. 

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Why RVN's aren't considered 'key workers'

Why RVN's aren't considered 'key workers'

21st March 2020

BVNA has made the following release regarding the pandemic and the status of "key worker's"...

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COVID-19 and the veterinary profession - free webinar

COVID-19 and the veterinary profession - free webinar

21st March 2020

I'd like to draw your attention to a free webinar  organised by BVA on 'COVID-19 and the veterinary profession' presented by Daniella Dos Santos.

The webinar takes place this Sunday, 22 March at midday.  Please share the registration link as widely as possible: it's open to all. 

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A message from BVNA President

A message from BVNA President

20th March 2020

"We are in unprecedented, worrying times for both human and animal welfare. Firstly I would like to say a huge thank you to all members of the veterinary community for your continued hard work and dedication since this outbreak began..."

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