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2 February 2016

RCVS Disciplinary Committee directs Newcastle vet be struck off

The RCVS Disciplinary Committee has [on Friday 26 January 2016] directed that the name of a Newcastle-based veterinary surgeon be removed from the Register of Veterinary Surgeons after he was found unfit to practise veterinary surgery following a Crown Court conviction for offences of manslaughter, assault and drug possession.
Register
28 January 2016

692 veterinary nurses removed from Register for not renewing their registration

Almost 700 veterinary nurses were removed from the Register of Veterinary Nurses at the beginning of this year as a result of not renewing their registration.
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28 January 2016

Disciplinary Committee to hold two hearings in February 2016

In February 2016, the RCVS Disciplinary Committee will be holding two disciplinary hearings at our offices in Belgravia House, 62-64 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2AF.
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27 January 2016

Disciplinary Committee dismisses case against South London veterinary surgeon

The Disciplinary Committee of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) has dismissed a case against a South London veterinary surgeon accused of clinical failings in relation to his treatment of a cat and of keeping poor and misleading clinical records.
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25 January 2016

RCVS statement on the conviction of Dr Gary Samuel for animal cruelty

The College is aware of the recent convictions for animal cruelty against Dr Gary Samuel as a result of his prosecution by the RSPCA.
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14 January 2016

Vet Futures: Action Group offers wealth of expertise to drive change

We and the British Veterinary Association (BVA) are delighted to announce the formation of the Vet Futures Action Group to take forward the ambitions and recommendations in the Vet Futures report launched last November.
Coins
14 January 2016

Annual renewal for veterinary surgeons to be sent by email this year

Next month, for the first time, we will be sending the annual renewal notice for veterinary surgeons by email and is asking members of the profession to make sure their details are up-to-date beforehand.
SPVS VPMA Congress 2016
11 January 2016

College has mental health on the agenda at SPVS VPMA Congress

Later this month we will be focusing on our Mind Matters Initiative at this year’s joint Society of Practising Veterinary Surgeons (SPVS) and Veterinary Practice Management Association (VPMA) Congress.
Belgravia House
11 January 2016

Find out more about what we do at 'Meet the RCVS Day' next month

We are inviting veterinary surgeons, veterinary nurses and other members of the practice team to attend a ‘Meet the RCVS Day’ at our London offices next month.
VN title
9 January 2016

RCVS responds to Defra statement on its ‘protect the VN title’ petition

In August 2015, we launched a petition asking the Government to protect the title ‘veterinary nurse’ by legally restricting it to registered veterinary nurses (RVNs), therefore making it an offence for unqualified and unregistered laypeople to refer to themselves as a veterinary nurse.
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