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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...
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,...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Build a wellbeing library »
An update from Vitae, provider of workplace wellbeing and employee assistance services. Many kiwi workplaces are inve...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help choose New Zealand's future veterinarians »
A message from Massey University's Vet School. The veterinary student selection process has recently been changed sig...
Sunday, 10 March 2019
New online tool to help dairy farmers identify M. bovis risk »
A new cost-effective tool for dairy farmers aims to help in New Zealand’s quest to eradicate the cattle disease Mycoplasm...
Friday, 1 March 2019
Without judgement »
VetScript Editor's pick: March 2019 For someone who is completely at home with the often solitary act of long-distanc...
Thursday, 28 February 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NZVA applauds Auckland Council’s push to ban fireworks nationwide »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) has applauded Auckland City Council’s decision to call on the Government to...
Monday, 18 February 2019
Event Co-ordinator wanted »
Are you currently working within the veterinary profession and seeking a new challenge in Wellington? We're on the hunt...
Wednesday, 6 February 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bush fires in Nelson/Marlborough region »
Update: 11 February 2019 A medium-scale adverse event has been declared for Tasman district. This unlocks further...
Sunday, 3 February 2019
Hill's Pet nutrition canned dog food recall »
Pet food manufacturer Hill's Pet Nutrition is recalling some of its dog food products to avoid potentially elevated levels...
Wednesday, 30 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pushing through »
VetScript editor's pick: February 2019 Ignoring the knockers and naysayers, Hayley Squance has fashioned an impressi...
Wednesday, 30 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
One health - in Uganda »
VetScript editor's pick: February 2019 Seeing mountain gorillas in their natural habitat is on the bucket lists of ma...
Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Award nominations open »
Part of being a proud and successful profession is acknowledging and celebrating the contributions of others.  Eac...
Friday, 14 December 2018
The end of one-size-fits-all veterinary treatment? »
Precision human medicine has made significant advances towards every patient getting treatment personalised to them and kn...
Monday, 10 December 2018
Mycoplasma bovis update: 11 December »
The current situation As at 7 December there are: 32 Infected Properties (8 in the North Island, 24 in th...
Wednesday, 5 December 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Calling all companion animal veterinarians – an opportunity to diversify in 2019! »
The New Zealand Veterinary Association acts on behalf of members to ensure that member wellbeing, advocacy, education and...
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Spaycation, anyone? »
VetScript Editor's pick: December 2018   Every year, New Zealand volunteers spend time in the South Pacific pro...
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Bring in the experts »
VetScript Editor's pick - December 2018 Better awareness of treatment options among New Zealand pet owners and improv...
Saturday, 1 December 2018
Ten tips for staying well this holiday season »
  VetScript Editor's pick - December 2018 Canadian veterinary specialist Marie K Holowaychuk offers valuabl...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Notice: Using oral Altrenogest in racehorses »
Update: 20 November 2018 One clear day, notice using oral altrenogest in racing females Provided by Dr Andrew G...
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Mycoplasma bovis update: 13 November »
In this Mycoplasma bovis update: The current situation Video explaining testing Myth busting...
Tuesday, 6 November 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help for horses »
VetScript Editor's pick: November 2018 Ten New Zealand-made, state-of-the-art equine ambulances are being rolled out...

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