Category: News

WSAVA Expresses Opposition to Dog and Cat Meat Trade in New Position Statement

  The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) has strongly expressed its opposition to the dog and cat meat trade in a new position statement. Prepared by members of its Animal Wellness and Welfare Committee (AWWC), the Position Statement recognizes cultural variance on this issue but voices strong concerns about the welfare of dogs and […]

Blue Dog Programme to Receive WSAVA’s 2017 Global One Health Award

The Blue Dog Programme, an educational initiative to help children to interact safely with dogs, has been awarded the World Small Animal Veterinary Association’s (WSAVA’s) 2017 Global One Health Award. The award will be accepted by Professor Tiny de Keuster, a European Veterinary Specialist in Behavioural Medicine (Companion Animals) and founder of the programme. Through […]

WSAVA, Hill’s Announce 2017 ‘Next Generation’ Veterinary Award Winner

 Judges praise commitment to raising standards of veterinary care in the Balkans TOPEKA, Kan. (21 July 2017) – Dr. Luba Gancheva, a Bulgarian veterinarian who now lives and works in Romania, has been named by the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) and Hill’s Pet Nutrition as the winner of the 2017 ‘Next Generation’ Veterinary […]

Vetstream, WSAVA Foundation and DoveLewis Extend Partnership to Support Veterinarians in Developing Countries

  Veterinary digital specialist Vetstream and DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital have announced an extension to their partnership to enhance veterinary education in a group of developing countries in Asia by delivering content from DoveLewis’ respected web-based professional training program,, to veterinarians and students free of charge in some Asian countries. This new partnership builds […]

Slovenian Veterinarian to Receive the 2017 WSAVA Meritorious Service Award

  Professor Bojan Zorko from the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, is to receive the 2017 World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) Award for Meritorious Service in recognition of the role he has played in developing the veterinary profession in the country. The Award will be made during this year’s WSAVA World Congress, which takes place […]

Vetstream Webpartner Launches Copywriting Service

  Veterinary website designer Vetstream Webpartner has launched a copywriting service to complete its offering to veterinary businesses looking to refresh their current website or create a new one. Webpartner offers a suite of design, online content and digital marketing services to the veterinary profession. They include the creation of high quality, individual and fully […]

News from the WSAVA

I’m proud to be working with the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA), which is working to raise standards of veterinary care for companion animals around the world.  Read its latest e-bulletin here: