Independent thoughts
BVA calls for ‘significant changes’ to pilot badger culls
Successful appeal to Privy Council
FSA consults on new rules for pig meat inspection
Ensuring language competence of EU-qualified veterinarians
Eli Lilly agrees to acquire Novartis Animal Health
Prepubertal neutering key to tackling ‘cat crisis’, says RSPCA
Preventing medicines’ residues in milk
RUMA revises its guidance on medicines’ use in poultry and game
VMD launches adverse events monitoring scheme for microchips
Shared ancestry
The BSAVA presents its awards
News in brief
The Commonwealth Veterinary Association – what does it do?
Scoring pododermatitis in pet rabbits
Husbandry risk factors associated with hock pododermatitis in UK pet rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus)
Treatment of naturally occurring bovine respiratory disease in juvenile calves with a single administration of a florfenicol plus flunixin meglumine formulation
Origin of porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) from swine affected by PCV2-associated diseases in Croatia
Selected highlights from other journals
British Veterinary Association
Removal of postnominals from the RCVS Register
Mycobacterial infections and vole bacillus vaccines