Close Close

Welcome to the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

News

You can browse through our entire of archive of news articles here, or use the search tool below to find exactly what you're looking for.

 

Search the news
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. 10
  11. ...
  12. 149
Pile of coins
5 April 2016

Deadline approaching for vets’ annual renewal fees

We are reminding veterinary surgeons that they need to complete their annual renewal for 2016-7 by the end of April. About 75% of veterinary surgeons have renewed their registrations so far.
Fitness to Practise A Guide for UK Providers of Veterinary Nursing Education and Student Veterinary Nurses
31 March 2016

New fitness to practise guidance for student veterinary nurses published

We have published a new guide for student veterinary nurses and providers of veterinary nursing education regarding fitness to practise issues.
Professor Randolph Richards CBE
31 March 2016

Distinguished fish vet awarded the Queen’s Medal

A renowned fish vet is the recipient of this year’s Queen’s Medal, the highest honour that we can bestow upon a veterinary surgeon.
Disciplinary Committee gavel
24 March 2016

Disciplinary Committee refuses to restore former Kent-based vet to the Register

The Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS has dismissed an application to be restored to the Register of Veterinary Surgeons from a former Kent-based veterinary surgeon.
Dog microchip scan
23 March 2016

College produces new guidance on compulsory microchipping of dogs

We have produced new guidance for both veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses on the compulsory microchipping regulations for dogs, which will come into force in England, Scotland and Wales next month.
Professor Stephen May
22 March 2016

Professor Stephen May elected RCVS Junior Vice-President for 2016-17

RCVS Council member Professor Stephen May has been elected as our Junior Vice-President for 2016-17 and will take up his role at this year’s RCVS Day on Friday 15 July, pending the outcome of this year’s RCVS Council election.
Veterinary Evidence
18 March 2016

RCVS Knowledge launches Veterinary Evidence

Our charity partner RCVS Knowledge has launched Veterinary Evidence – a new resource for those those who are interested in promoting and using the principles of evidence-based veterinary medicine (EBVM) within practice.
Veterinary surgeon with dog
18 March 2016

Popular course for overseas graduates expanded to include veterinary nurses

A popular two-day course aimed at helping veterinary surgeons who have graduated abroad prepare for practice life in the UK will now be expanded to include overseas-qualified veterinary nurses.
Elections signposts
17 March 2016

Voting now open for 2016 RCVS and VN Councils elections

Veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses may now cast votes for their preferred candidates in this year’s RCVS Council and VN Council elections.
Two Advanced Practitioners with a horse
17 March 2016

Vets given extra time to apply for Advanced Practitioner status in 2016

This year, veterinary surgeons who wish to gain our Advanced Practitioner status will have extra time to apply, with the application period extended to the end of October.
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. 10
  11. ...
  12. 149
Website developed by netXtra