Missed opportunity
BVA poses questions about the impact of Scottish independence
Halal labelling ‘won't help animal welfare’, says BVA
Dangerous dog owners face tougher penalties
Veterinary academic receives honorary OBE
Researchers draw attention to ‘toxic shock-like’ infection in dogs
News in brief
Tackling emerging and re-emerging livestock diseases in Europe
Plans to increase transparency on animal use in research
Celebrating vet practices and staff
Northern Ireland disease surveillance report for January to March 2014
Control of scrapie by selective breeding
The impact of the National Scrapie Plan on the PRNP genotype distribution of the British national flock, 2002–2012
Potential differences between Leptospira serovars, host-adapted (Bratislava) and incidental (Copenhageni), in determining reproductive disorders in embryo transfer recipient mares in Brazil
Extended-spectrum β-lactamase and carbapenemase-producing Aeromonas species in wild animals from Portugal
Evaluation of the specificity of intradermal tuberculin and serological tests for diagnosis of tuberculosis in alpaca (Vicugna pacos) and llama (Lama glama) herds under field conditions in Peru
Selected highlights from other journals
British Veterinary Association
Testing for exclusion of notifiable avian disease
Bovine TB controls
Restructuring the RCVS fellowship