Displaying items by tag: vets

Thursday, 15 December 2016 08:55

New CEO for vets association

Mark Ward has been appointed as the new chief executive of the New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA).

Published in General News

Massey University Chancellor Chris Kelly has come under fire over a comment he made about women veterinary graduates.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 10:06

Vets’ status under Brexit cloud

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is urging UK governments to protect the status of EU veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses who are currently living and working in the UK.

Published in World News
Sunday, 03 April 2016 12:04

Farm squeeze affects vets

The prolonged low dairy payout is affecting rural vets; some are reporting 25-30% reduction in income.

Published in Milking It
Tuesday, 02 February 2016 09:25

Vets help build farmer resilience

Building a 'drought toolbox' was one of the many ways the North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics (NCVC) are helping farmers cope with nearly two years of drought.

Published in General News

More Government funding will enable 20% more veterinarians to be trained at Massey University.

Published in Farm Health
Sunday, 08 November 2015 16:04

Get ready for the big dry!

Vets are encouraging farmers to prepare for a dry summer and to figure out how best to manage livestock through this time.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 12:52

It doesn’t have to be a dog’s life

Summertime brings its own demands on hard-working King Country dogs that work the hills and valleys for their bosses, day in and day out.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 00:00

Vets back animal welfare reforms

The vets’ national body says it is looking forward to greater transparency and enforceability of animal welfare standards when the Animal Welfare Act Amendment Bill is passed in mid-2015.

Published in Farm Health
Monday, 15 September 2014 09:16

Vets at forefront of swede sickness

COWS THAT have become ill, with some dying, after grazing on swede crops has seen veterinarians in Southland practices at the forefront of dealing with this animal health issue.

Published in General News
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