Calling all budding vets and vet nurses-hold the date! 19 July 2019 Aspiring vets and vet nurses will have the opportunity to explore and experience life as a student and find out what it’s like to work in the veterinary industry at the Bristol Veterinary School on Saturday 2nd November 2019.
- Calling all budding vets and vet nurses-hold the date! 19 July 2019 Aspiring vets and vet nurses will have the opportunity to explore and experience life as a student and find out what it’s like to work in the veterinary industry at the Bristol Veterinary School on Saturday 2nd November 2019.
- Vet nurse teacher named as ‘inspiring leader’ by Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons 12 July 2019 A teaching fellow at the University of Bristol Vet School has been named as one of 12 inspiring veterinary leaders by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) – the UK’s regulatory body for veterinary surgeons.
- Congratulations to Dr Sheena Warman 11 July 2019 We are delighted to announce that Dr Sheena Warman has been promoted to Professor with effect from 1 August 2019.
- Vet School scores 99% for overall student satisfaction 4 July 2019 In the latest National Student Survey (NSS) Bristol Vet School BVSc programme scored 99% for overall student satisfaction
- Farmer-led research tackling antimicrobial resistance wins Antibiotic Guardian Awards 4 July 2019 A project to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR) on English dairy farms has won a prestigious award at this year’s Antibiotic Guardian Awards held in Birmingham last week [Thursday 27 June]. The Bristol Veterinary School PhD project, Farmer Action Groups, was a winner in the Research category.
- Dr Chris Sherwin (1962-2017) honoured posthumously by RSPCA 2 July 2019 Dr Chris Sherwin, who passed away in 2017, has been honoured with a posthumous Special Recognition Award at the 2019 RSPCA Honours and Awards.
- MSc by research Studentship 1 July 2019 Evaluation of the impact of prebiotic supplementation on the gastrointestinal microbiome and metabolome of Thoroughbred yearlings during nutritional stress
- Managing the risk of aggressive dog behaviour 17 June 2019 Aggressive behaviour in pet dogs is a serious problem for dog owners across the world, with bite injuries representing a serious risk to both people and other dogs. New research by the University of Bristol has explored the factors that inﬂuence how owners manage aggressive behaviour in their dogs. The study found that clinical animal behaviourists should focus on helping dog owners to feel confident in the effectiveness of the behaviour modification techniques that they recommend and, in their ability, to actually use them successfully.
- New PhD studentship opportunity 6 June 2019 Rapid response to anomaly detection: a national framework for dealing with canine disease outbreaks
- Bad teeth revealed as biggest problem for pet greyhounds 3 June 2019 Dental disease is the most common health issue facing pet greyhounds, according to the largest ever study of greyhounds treated in first opinion veterinary clinics. The research, led by the Royal Veterinary College's (RVC) VetCompassTM programme in collaboration with the University of Bristol Vet School, reveals that 39 per cent of greyhounds suffer from dental problems, which is a far higher percentage than for any other dog breed.