New structure for specialisation
RCVS appoints its first chief executive
Call for new protocols to govern the movement of elite sport horses
Dairy cow welfare initiative launched
New qualification for pet behaviourists
Innovative vaccine formulation to help protect village chickens
Extolling the benefits of microchipping
Hernia repair brings benefits all round
Changing attitudes to veterinary preventive medicine
Protecting livestock, improving human lives
International disease monitoring, January to March 2012
News in brief
A fresh look at vesicovaginal reflux in mares
Risk of bovine tuberculosis for cattle sold out from herds during 2005 in Ireland
Evaluation of a modification of the McKinnon technique to correct urine pooling in mares
Heart rate variability parameters of myxomatous mitral valve disease in dogs with and without heart failure obtained using 24-hour Holter electrocardiography
Identification of Tenacibaculum maritimum strains from marine farmed fish in Greece
Detection of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in nasal swabs sampled from pig farmers
Selected highlights from other veterinary journals
Veterinary nursing textbook
Common poisons
To recommend or not to recommend?
British Veterinary Association
Deaths
Thomas Strachan
Gazette
Effect of footbath width on faecal contamination by cattle
Importance of surgical swab counts
Adding value for farmers through herd health plans
Sudden deaths in greyhounds due to canine haemorrhagic pneumonia
Role of liver fluke infection in hindering detection of bovine TB