30 July 2014
We will be attending this year's BVNA Congress in October where we will be holding a short ceremony for those registered veterinary nurses who have missed out on the opportunity to make their professional declaration, followed by a questions and answers session.
28 July 2014
We have now published new guidance for veterinary surgeons on 24-hour emergency first aid and pain relief, providing greater definition of their professional and legal responsibilities in the provision of emergency care, as well as owners’ responsibilities for their animals.
28 July 2014
The Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS has [on Thursday 24 July 2014] directed that a Suffolk vet be struck off from the Register after he was found guilty of serious professional misconduct in respect of five separate charges relating to the possession of extreme animal pornography and sexual activity with animals.
22 July 2014
Veterinary surgeons, veterinary nurses and other practice staff can find out more about changes to our guidance on 24-hour emergency care during a free webinar.
21 July 2014
We will be at the BSAVA Scottish Congress next month and will be offering one-to-one surgeries with a Practice Standards Scheme Inspector.
16 July 2014
RCVS Day – our Annual General Meeting and Awards Day – on Friday 11 July 2014 at One Great George Street in Westminster, saw the investiture of Professor Stuart Reid as the new President for 2014/15.
8 July 2014
We are reminding vets to complete their registration process by confirming they have met our requirement for continuing professional development (CPD) and declared any outstanding convictions.
30 June 2014
We are asking that all veterinary surgeons who graduated before 2012 and have yet to complete the Professional Development Phase (PDP) do so before the end of September.
27 June 2014
The opportunity to recognise outstanding achievement in the veterinary world is now available with the opening of the nomination period for RCVS Honours for 2015.
26 June 2014
The Disciplinary Committee of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons has this week [Tuesday 24 June 2014] decided to adjourn its hearing of an application for restoration to the Register from Denis Patrick Cronin of County Dublin, the Republic of Ireland.