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NZVA news
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Why #WeLoveOurVet »
To celebrate World Veterinary Day on Saturday 29 April we are asking people to share the reasons why they love their vet u...
Monday, 3 April 2017
A valued member of the team »
VetScript Editor's choice (April 2017) The days of the New Zealand veterinary nurse being regarded as ‘just a nurse’...
Monday, 3 April 2017
A deathly silence »
VetScript Editor's choice (April 2017) When a proposed study on the care of livestock prior to slaughter met with...
Sunday, 2 April 2017
Nominations to the NZVA Board open now »
Have you got what it takes to govern and unite? Nominations for the NZVA Board are open now and close on 25 May 2017....
Saturday, 18 March 2017
Pop-up penguin hospital a huge success »
Congratulations to wildlife veterinarian Lisa Argilla (our Wildlife Society branch president) and the team at the pop-up p...

NZVA media release
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
NZ vets taking on one of the biggest health issues facing the planet »
World Veterinary Day (WVD) will take place globally on 29 April 2017. The theme this year is Antimicrobial Resistance: Fro...
Tuesday, 22 November 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NZVA says responsible ownership of all dogs is the key to success »
The NZVA applauds the Associate Local Government Minister Louise Upston for her continued action to address the issue of...
Wednesday, 5 October 2016
Protecting our pets' welfare and wellbeing over Guy Fawkes »
We live in an environment that we share with animals too. The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) urges you all to a...
Thursday, 22 September 2016
Breed laws don't work »
Dangerous dogs are a complex animal, human and environmental societal problem. These dogs kill and injure the people we ca...
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
A vision for responsible cat ownership and humane cat management »
How we treat animals in New Zealand is becoming increasingly linked to how we feel about ourselves as a society. There...