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Thursday, 19 March 2020
Board nominations open for NZVA Board »
Nominations are now open for one elected position on the Board of the New Zealand Veterinary Association.  K...
Wednesday, 18 March 2020
COVID-19: self isolation and animals »
With the new self-isolation requirements introduced by the Government on March 14th, many more people will be self-isolati...
Sunday, 15 March 2020
Cancellation of World Veterinary Association Congress (WVAC) 2020 »
Over the weekend, the New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) received advice from the World Veterinary Association (WVA...
Thursday, 12 March 2020
COVID-19 and WVAC 2020 »
The NZVA and World Veterinary Association are currently monitoring the international COVID-19 situation....
Wednesday, 11 March 2020
COVID-19 and animals »
In response to enquiries from members, here are some guidelines for managing COVID-19. This information has been summ...

NZVA media release
Sunday, 17 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Antimicrobial resistance a significant global challenge for animal and human health »
Veterinarians and animal owners can help New Zealand play its part in meeting the challenge of antimicrobial resistance (A...
Sunday, 17 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Collaboration key to addressing the challenge of antimicrobial resistance in New Zealand »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association is supporting rural veterinarians and farmers to reduce on-farm antibiotic use so t...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Measles outbreak a reminder to pet owners to vaccinate »
The measles outbreak is a reminder to pet owners to vaccinate their animals, which is the best way to protect them from ce...
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...

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...