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GVS Chepstow Meeting Summary

14/11/2018

Please see attached link “Chepstow Meeting Summary ” for summary notes taken from the recent Chepstow Meeting.   Details of our Spring meeting to follow shortly. Thank you to all who…

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Autumn Meeting 2018 **DETAILS**

20/09/2018

Please see below links to our Autumn meeting with it’s varied programme this year based in Chepstow. Please also see the attached registration form and directions to the meeting.  …

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Goats: Goats ‘drawn to happy human faces’

30/08/2018

Goats: Goats ‘drawn to happy human faces’ Research into goats by a team at Queen Mary University of London has revealed for the first time than non-domesticated farmyard animals can…

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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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