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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...
Monday, 22 July 2019
Mission critical »
VetScript Editor's pick: July 2019 Waikato’s first round-the-clock, multidisciplinary veterinary hospital is prov...
Monday, 22 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The science of kindness »
VetScript Editor's pick - July 2019 Compassionate care can make all the difference, whether the patient is human o...
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Veterinary authorisation survey - initial findings »
The NZVA Veterinary Authorisation survey was developed to inform the NZVA of the specific concerns or issues from the prof...
Wednesday, 10 July 2019
Have your say: significant surgical procedures regulations »
Under the Animal Welfare Act 1999 significant surgical procedures may only be performed by a veterinarian (or veterinary s...
Wednesday, 10 July 2019
Equine dentistry position statements »
Equine dentistry is a growing branch of veterinary medicine requiring specialist knowledge, training and skills. To help g...
Monday, 8 July 2019
Winter grazing practices and animal welfare »
Veterinarians and veterinary practices in the farming sector may come under public scrutiny regarding winter grazing pract...
Monday, 8 July 2019
Winter grazing must not compromise animal health and welfare »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association says there is no place in modern farming for winter grazing practices that compromi...
Tuesday, 25 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pet oxygen masks for NZ emergency vehicles »
  Havelock North Fire Brigade was the first in New Zealand to receive specialised resuscitation...
Monday, 24 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Graduate veterinarian Young Farmer of the Year finalist »
Having grown up on a farm, living on a farm now and with most of her work as a large animal veterinarian, FMG Young Farmer...
Monday, 24 June 2019
Wanted: NZVA Chief Executive Officer »
Chief Executive Officer Permanent / Fulltime Change! Change! Change! The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA...
Tuesday, 18 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wanted: Veterinary Manager (Companion Animals) »
We're looking for a Veterinary Manager (Companion Animals). Could this be you? Or do you know an ideal candidate?...
Friday, 14 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
A dog's life »
VetScript Editor's pick : June 2019 Farm dogs have been part of the fabric of New Zealand life for 150 years, yet...
Wednesday, 12 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Into the Ark »
VetScript Editor's pick: June 2019 In early February, after the outbreak of major fires near Nelson, the nearby Rich...
Friday, 7 June 2019
The importance of caring »
VetScript Editor's pick: June 2019 Bette Flagler talks to Andrew Cribb (‘Cribby’) from East Coast Farm Vets, the Gisb...
Monday, 3 June 2019
The accidental veterinarian »
VetScript Editor's pick: June 2019 Graham Wallace reckons he was “hijacked” into veterinary medicine, but he made m...
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...
Thursday, 2 May 2019
Transport of pregnant cows »
Transport of pregnant cows and requests for veterinary certification Following the recent announcement from the Min...
Friday, 12 April 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Veterinarians gear up to help farmers comply with new animal welfare regulations »
Veterinarians are gearing up to help farmers comply with new legal requirements to use local anesthetic during the removal...
Tuesday, 9 April 2019
Graduate event »
On Monday 13 May we'll be holding our annual InPractice event for first year graduate students. Taking place on the eve...
Monday, 8 April 2019
Vaccination certificates »
The Veterinary Council of New Zealand (VCNZ) has received complaints from the public who are mistakenly viewing pet v...
Monday, 8 April 2019
Donations sought for scholarship to honour shooting victim who wanted to be a veterinarian »
The Massey University School of Veterinary Science hopes to create a scholarship in the name of 16-year-old aspiring veter...
Friday, 5 April 2019
World veterinary community mourns the loss of a leader »
The NZVA and veterinarians around the world were very sad to hear that Dr René Carlson, immediate past President of the Wo...
Monday, 1 April 2019
Bridging the gap »
VetScript Editor's pick - April 2019 Newly appointed NZVA Veterinary Manager (Large Animals) Ash Keown has plenty on...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The NZVA event calendar is embracing more CPD events - inside and outside NZ »
To meet the needs of the profession, a complete calendar of all veterinary Continuing Professional Development (CPD) event...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sheep and Beef Cattle Veterinarian of the Year »
Nomination for Vet of the Year (VOTY) Sheep and Beef Cattle Veterinarian We all know a veterinarian who really stand...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Project 100: celebrating our past, present and future »
Our Association will be 100 in 2023. The first meeting of the group that formed the NZVA took place on 16 January 1923,...

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