A different kind of congress
BVA appoints a new chief executive
Rabies confirmed in an imported kitten in France
Annual report indicates fall in veterinary antimicrobial sales in Europe in 2011
First pilot badger cull ends for 2013
New president for WSAVA
Agricultural collaboration to focus on sustainable food production
EFRACom announces food security inquiry
Proposals for halal assurance scheme open for consultation
Regional reps sought for BVA Council
RVC to host veterinary wiki ‘edit-a-thon’
Broilers to benefit from bioethanol by-product?
News in brief
Antimicrobial resistance
Thrombotic meningoencephalitis leads to sudden death in calves
The benefits of a strong hypothesis for retrospective research
The benefits of a strong hypothesis for retrospective research
The association of middle ear effusion with trigeminal nerve mass lesions in dogs
Identification of inadequate maternal progesterone concentrations in nulliparous dairy heifers and treatment with human chorionic gonadotrophin
Reduced-size microchips for identification of horses
An association between rainfall and bovine TB in Wicklow, Ireland
Evaluation of serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) activity in dogs with chronic kidney disease
Selected highlights from other journals
BVA presents its awards
British Veterinary Association
Deaths
Pathogen profiles in clinical mastitis cases
Providing assurance on food
Curbing livestock emissions