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**New** BVA on Farm Assurance #ChooseAssured

23/07/2018

#ChooseAssured Click on this link to see a summary of BVA’s recent informatic summarising available assurance scheme. 23.7.18

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Hot Weather Advice

17/07/2018

Many of us will be facing the challenges of the heat and managing livestock. Please see some advice here from APHA for clinicians about key diseases which may pop up…

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Peste-de-petits-ruminants in Bulgaria **IMPORTANT**

26/06/2018

For member herds and veterinary surgeons, please find attached the below link with updates regarding a recent incursion of PPR into Bulgaria.   https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/peste-de-petits-ruminants-ppr-in-sheep-in-bulgaria

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Goat related PhD opportunity

22/06/2017

Please find a link below for any that may be interested in a PhD opportunity: Identifying the major constraints to health and profitability of the UK goat industry.   Here…

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Blue Tongue Virus Update – June 2016

04/07/2016

GOAT VETERINARY SOCIETY – BLUETONGUE UPDATE. JUNE 2016   Chairman David Harwood attended a briefing meeting at Nobel House on behalf of GVS, presentations were received from the following: Nigel…

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Herd Health Planning – David Harwood

30/06/2016

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE JOURNAL “VETERINARY PRACTICE.”   GOAT HEALTH PLANNING AND PHARMACEUTICAL AVAILABILITY. David Harwood BVetMed, MRCVS, Independent Veterinary Surgeon. Honorary Veterinary Surgeon to British Goat…

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Goat Vet Society Journal Archives

30/06/2016

We are currently in the process of adding all archived journal articles as PDFs which are available to download by GVS members – please see the journal section of the…

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GVS Annual Report 2014

23/01/2015

Goat Veterinary Society Annual Report 2014

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Advice on Controlling TB in Large Goat Herds

04/07/2014

Please go to the goat health section of the website for an article on TB control by David Harwood. Although it is aimed at large goat herd owners, much of…

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David Harwood’s summary of the May GVS meeting

02/06/2014

The spring meeting of the society took place at Leicester racecourse on 15th May, beginning with a short AGM at which David Harwood took over as the society’s chairman.  He…

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