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Sunday, 15 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on changes to radiation safety for veterinarians »
The new Radiation Safety Act came into force on 7 March 2017. It authorises the making of regulations and the issuing of c...
Wednesday, 21 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mycoplasma bovis – exclusive webinar invitation for NZVA members »
Learn about the latest science relating to Mycoplasma bovis Find out more about ongoing screening of bulk tank milk...
Monday, 19 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Veterinary Coordinator wanted »
We are looking for an enthusiastic person with excellent communication skills and a flair for planning to become our first...
Monday, 5 August 2019
Certification of pregnant cows »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) is aware that members are being approached to assess cattle in late gestatio...
Monday, 29 July 2019
On the fast track in the 'Naki »
VetScript Editor's pick : July 2019 Bette Flagler visits life and business partners Alex Hicks and Helen Knox at Ve...

NZVA media release
Wednesday, 14 August 2019
Kevin Bryant appointed CEO of New Zealand Veterinary Association »
New Zealand Veterinary Association President Dr Peter Blaikie today announced former industry training organisation leader...
Tuesday, 30 July 2019
NZVA supports intent of proposed surgical procedure regulations »
The NZVA has requested animal health and welfare standards be raised in its submission to the Ministry for Primary Industr...
Thursday, 4 July 2019
Mycoplasma bovis apology accepted »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) accepts the Government's public apologies for the way the Ministry for Pri...
Tuesday, 4 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NZVA advocates for ethically sourced puppies »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association has issued advice to prospective dog owners in light of recent news media coverage...
Monday, 10 September 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Veterinarians call for more owners to insure their pets »
New partnership between the New Zealand Veterinary Association and Southern Cross Pet Insurance to increase education abou...

Sunday, 8 October 2017
Member update: NZVA Board meeting »
November 2017 Board Meeting update The NZVA Board met at the end of November. Here's a brief overview of what was di...
Thursday, 7 September 2017
The Large Animal Veterinary Technicians Group »
By Justine Britton - LAVT committee member In mid 2012 the Dairy Cattle Veterinarians ( DCV) Committee, with the suppo...
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Working after hours and on-call: Employer obligations »
Recent changes to include the Availability Provision under the Employment Relations Amendment Act 2016, have highlighted t...