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NZVA news
Monday, 20 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Release of RHDV K5 in Christchurch »
The NZVA have been informed of the imminent release of Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus (RHDV) K5 in the Christchurch res...
Wednesday, 15 May 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Be in the now »
VetScript Editor's pick: May 2019 There’s plenty of anecdotal evidence that practicing mindfulness can improve workp...
Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Making a difference »
VetScript Editor's pick: May 2019 Bette Flagler talks to Nicole Brown, owner and veterinarian at Pet and Vet in Milfo...
Tuesday, 7 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Veterinary authorisation survey »
The NZVA is aware of concerns members have regarding authorisation of restricted veterinary medicines (RVMs) – known as ve...
Friday, 3 May 2019
Putting pets first in the River City »
VetScript Editor's pick - April 2019 Bette Flagler visits Nicola King and Tanya Smith (below left and right), owne...

NZVA media release
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...
Monday, 13 August 2018
NZVA statement: Living in mud is harmful to livestock »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) is very concerned about the animal welfare consequences caused by poor pract...
Saturday, 30 June 2018
NZVA statement: The Animal Welfare Act must protect animals »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) condemns behaviour that fails to protect the welfare of animals – this is no...
Monday, 28 May 2018
Good on-farm management essential for eradication plan to succeed »
Good on-farm animal management will be essential if plans to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis ( M. bovis ) are to succeed, the N...
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
New Zealand Veterinary Association outlines stance on the provision of distance veterinary services »
24 May 2018 Following media reports stating that a veterinary practice was advising a Winton farm some 1600 kilometer...

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...