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NZVA backs international welfare group calling for an end to the promotion of extreme body shapes in dogs

Advertising companies, media, and social media content producers need to stop using images that normalise dogs bred with extreme conformations that are harmful to the animals’ health and wellbeing.

Product label updates: Solensia, Nexgard Chewables for Dogs, and Nexgard Spectra Chewables for dogs

The product labels for the registered products Solensia, Nexgard Chewables for Dogs, and Nexgard Spectra Chewables for dogs have recently been updated as a result of pharmacovigilance investigations.

VetScript competition: Share your thoughts on the 2024 NZVA and NZVNA Conference

VetScript, wants to publish your thoughts, stories and photos from this year's NZVA and NZVNA Conference.

Sir John Kirwan gives wellbeing advice to veterinary professionals

Speaking at the 2024 New Zealand Veterinary Association Te Pae Kīrehe (NZVA) and New Zealand Veterinary Nursing Association (NZVNA) conference, the rugby legend and mental health advocate challenged his audience to Do One Thing (DOT) every day that b…

Upcoming courses and events

Empowering veterinary mental health

Webinar series - FREE

Module 3 available 27 July 2024

Dentistry essentials for companion animal practice

Massey University, Palmerston North

27-28 August 2024

Companion animal oncology


Online course

2-27 September 2024

2024 Wellbeing & Business Symposium

Silverstream Retreat, Lower Hutt

31-31 October 2024

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