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NZVA news
Tuesday, 14 August 2018
Mycoplasma bovis update »
Update: 15 August In this update: Compensation after commercial testing Calf days off for 2018...
Tuesday, 7 August 2018
Mycoplasma bovis update for DCV members »
Mycoplasma bovis Answers to Some Common Questions We have had many questions asked from veterinarians about M bovis ,...
Wednesday, 1 August 2018
An outstanding professional gentleman »
John Schofield, BVSc (Massey), 1950–2018 Tribute by Hon Pete Hodgson Even as he would lean into the conve...
Wednesday, 25 July 2018
Good employer awards »
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and AGMARDT (The Agricultural and Marketing Research and Development Trust) have...
Tuesday, 24 July 2018
NZVA advises against transport of heavily pregnant cows »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) has advised its members that providing fitness-for-transport certification f...
Friday, 20 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NZVA update: Transport of heavily pregnant stock and requests for veterinary certification »
The NZVA is aware that members are being asked to certify late gestation cows as being fit-for-transport to slaughter prem...
Monday, 9 July 2018
Regulated Control Scheme for Deer Velvet »
Information from the Ministry for Primary Industries A Regulated Control Scheme (RCS) for Deer Velvet came int...
Tuesday, 3 July 2018
A family business »
VetScript Editor's pick - July 2018 Buckets of organs in the pantry, early childhood encounters with post-mortem fre...
Tuesday, 3 July 2018
A life worth living »
VetScript Editor’s pick – July 2018 After more than 52 years of research, mentorship and leadership in the field...
Monday, 2 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NZVA 2018 award winners »
Congratulations to the 2018 NZVA award winners - Outstanding Service Award winner Pieter Verhoek and Young Veterinarian of...
Thursday, 28 June 2018
Mycoplasma bovis update: 29 June 2018 »
This M. bovis update includes the following: Update from the CEO Cabinet paper reveals thinking behind...
Tuesday, 26 June 2018
New order form for FILAVAC vaccine »
In May, the Ministry of Primary Industries announced that a new strain of rabbit calicivirus (RHDV2) has been detected in...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Are you a Chartered Accountant looking for an opportunity to work in a member based organisation? »
Are you a Chartered Accountant (CA) looking for an opportunity to serve within a member based organisation? The New Z...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Calling all large animal veterinarians - an opportunity to diversify in 2018! »
The NZVA is looking for a Large Animal Veterinary Resource Manager. This permanent, full-time position would suit some...
Friday, 15 June 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mycoplasma bovis Update - 15 June 2018 »
This update covers the following: Video update from NZVA President Dates for industry/MPI roadshows...
Wednesday, 13 June 2018
Mycoplasma bovis update: 13 June 2018 »
This update includes: Update from the CEO - what NZVA has been doing regarding M. bovis Limits of comme...
Monday, 11 June 2018
Mycoplasma bovis panel session for veterinarians »
The Government's recently proposed phased eradication of M. bovis   from New Zealand has major implications to...
Monday, 11 June 2018
HT swedes update »
This month there has been several reports of photosensitisation and deaths with cattle grazing HT swedes in Southland, Ota...
Tuesday, 5 June 2018
Kids and critters »
VetScript Editor’s pick – June 2018 It’s a truism: children love animals. As Naomi Arnold reports, TVNZ 2’s new sh...
Tuesday, 5 June 2018
Playing fair »
VetScript Editor’s pick – June 2018 Ignorance isn’t bliss when the Commerce Commission comes knocking. Matt Philp...
Sunday, 27 May 2018
Mycoplasma bovis: Taming the tiger »
By Dr Helen Beattie, NZVA Chief Veterinary Officer As a veterinarian working on the foot and mouth response in the UK,...
Tuesday, 22 May 2018
Congrats to the new NZVA Board members »
Congratulations to our new board members Kate Hill and Grant McCullough, and to Bronwyn Smits who was re-elected to serve...
Thursday, 17 May 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mycoplasma bovis update »
There have been quite a few developments over the last week about Mycoplasma bovis . A Waikato dairy farm and a sheep...
Tuesday, 15 May 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rabbit calicivirus RHDV2 - advice for veterinarians »
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) announced yesterday that a new strain of rabbit calicivirus (RHDV2) has been...
Sunday, 6 May 2018
Radiation Safety Act 2016 and Regulations »
The Radiation Safety Act 2016 and Radiation Safety Regulations 2016 took effect on 7 March 2017. There were significa...
Wednesday, 2 May 2018
Letter from Mongolia »
VetScript pick - May 2018 Veterinary nurse Katey Freeman recounts the trip of a lifetime, helping with efforts to sa...
Tuesday, 1 May 2018
Keeping an open mind »
VetScript Editor's pick - May 2018 A rural King Country upbringing gave Kate Griffiths a passion for sheep and beef,...
Sunday, 29 April 2018
BOP Flood: Advice for farmers and pet owners in flooded areas »
IN AN EMERGENCY DIAL 111   Advice for farmers and pet owners in flooded areas During a flood or storm:...
Thursday, 26 April 2018
Why #WeLoveOurVet »
To celebrate World Veterinary Day on Saturday 28 April we asked people to share the reasons why they love their vet using...
Monday, 9 April 2018
PGG Wrightson Seeds Swede Substitution Update »
In February 2018 the NZVA alerted members to a swede seed substitution issue where a new swede variety (Cleancrop Hawkes...
Wednesday, 4 April 2018
Flex yourself »
VetScript Editor's pick - April 2018 Veterinary practices are finding they need to provide more flexible working cond...
Tuesday, 3 April 2018
Getting down to business »
VetScript Editor's pick - April 2018 New veterinary graduates are often criticised for lacking business sense, but...
Tuesday, 3 April 2018
Leptospirosis in dogs »
VetScript Editor's pick - April 2018 Leptospirosis in dogs: is infection increasing, and is there a need to con...
Wednesday, 28 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Every puppy owner's worst nightmare »
VetScript Editor's pick - March 2018 The day that Rebecca Whitehorse bought a British Bulldog puppy from a then-DogsN...
Wednesday, 28 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fit for purpose »
VetScript Editor's pick - March 2018 Small or large, workplaces must now consider the mental and physical wellbeing o...

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