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Veterinarians support a ban on fireworks

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 12:58 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

The New Zealand Veterinary Association supports calls by Auckland City Councillors to lobby the government to ban the private sale and use of fireworks nationally. More >>

Veterinarians support a ban on fireworks

Monday, 30 October 2017, 11:49 am | NZ Veterinary Association

New Zealand Veterinary Association Chief Veterinary Officer Helen Beattie says a ban would improve the welfare of animals. More >>

Veterinarians support a ban on fireworks

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 1:23 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

New Zealand Veterinary Association Chief Veterinary Officer Helen Beattie says a ban would improve the welfare of animals. More >>

New chief executive for New Zealand Veterinary Association

Thursday, 8 December 2016, 12:51 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

Mark Ward has been appointed as the new chief executive of the New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA). More >>

Breed laws don’t work

Thursday, 22 September 2016, 4:34 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

Dangerous dogs are a complex animal, human and environmental societal problem. These dogs kill and injure the people we care about. We all want this issue addressed. More >>

Resignation of Julie Hood, CEO NZ Veterinary Association

Monday, 22 August 2016, 1:08 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

It is with sadness that I inform you that Julie Hood has decided to resign from her position as CEO of NZVA effective mid-December to explore and take on the next challenge in her life. More >>

Antibiotic Awareness Week

Thursday, 12 November 2015, 10:26 am | NZ Veterinary Association

The World Health Organisation’s World Antibiotic Week (16-22 November 2015) is fast approaching. This year’s theme is Antibiotics: Handle with Care. More >>

Foot and Mouth disease lessons from Nepal

Thursday, 4 June 2015, 10:02 am | NZ Veterinary Association

A visit to Nepal last year to learn about foot and mouth disease provided valuable lessons 'in the field' for a group of New Zealand veterinarians and industry representatives from Beef + Lamb and Dairy NZ. More >>

Vets play key role in judicious use of antimicrobials

Friday, 6 March 2015, 11:32 am | NZ Veterinary Association

Yesterday fast food restaurant McDonald’s announced that it will only source animals raised without antibiotics that are important to human health, highlighting the key role veterinarians play in judicious use of antimicrobials to combat the rise of ... More >>

Farmers urged to consult their vets as Theileria cases rise

Thursday, 4 September 2014, 3:16 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) is encouraging farmers to consult their vet about suspected cases of Theileria on their farms, and how to best manage Theileria, as the latest data from the Ministry of Primary Industries shows an increase ... More >>

New President for Veterinary Association

Tuesday, 2 July 2013, 12:56 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

2 July 2013. WELLINGTON. Dr Steve Merchant is the new President of the New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA). His first official public engagement is welcoming delegates at the opening plenary of the NZVA’s annual conference in Palmerston ... More >>

Dogs poisoned by K2

Thursday, 2 May 2013, 12:30 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

Revelations that a dog in Southland has died and another is seriously ill as a result of eating K2, synthetic cannabis, is an alarm bell for people with pets, the New Zealand Veterinary Association’s Companion Animal Society President, Dr Catherine ... More >>

New Zealand Veterinary Association Supports Eradication Of W

Friday, 1 February 2013, 3:36 pm | NZ Veterinary Association

“Stray, feral and domesticated cats are a major threat to many endangered species and more work needs to be done by ‘everyone’ to protect biodiversity”, says Dr Catherine Watson speaking on behalf of the New Zealand Veterinary Association ... More >>

 

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