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Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Taking time out »
VetScript Editor's pick - June 2017 Extended career breaks for family or travel were once seen as detrimental to re-e...
Monday, 26 June 2017
Bayer NZ launch new training portal »
Bayer New Zealand has launched VetSpace ( http://vetspace.co.nz ), a new training portal that provides a range of online t...
Tuesday, 6 June 2017
NZ to host 2020 World Veterinary Association Congress »
New Zealand has won the bid to host the 2020 World Veterinary Association’s 36th congress. The exact date of the conf...
Monday, 5 June 2017
The tuk-tuk Treatment »
VetScript Editor's pick - June 2017 In her Cambodian practice, New Zealand veterinarian Trish Johansen treats everyt...
Sunday, 4 June 2017
Leptospira shedding in dairy herds: new findings »
Research by Cord Heuer , Yuni Yupiana , Julie Collins-Emerson , Jackie Benschop , Jenny Weston , David Wilkinson ,...

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...