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March 30, 2014

Help the veterinary profession beat antimicrobial resistance – and win an iPad!

VETERINARY surgeons are being urged to share their prescribing experiences in a comprehensive new survey aimed at shining a light on antibiotic usage in pets. The profession is becoming increasingly [&hellip

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March 30, 2014

Vets do you bit for National Pet Month 1st April – 5th May

Do your bit and help spread awareness of pet infections this April. Owner awareness charity the Bella Moss Foundation (BMF) is urging practices to make a concerted drive to educate [&hellip

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March 30, 2014

BSAVA – CONGRESS MEDIA ALERT – Friday 4th April 12-15 – 1pm Stand 15A Hall 1 in the ICC

Chat to leading infection control champions on Friday April 4, 12-2pm at ICC Hall 1 – Stand 15A. Leading infection awareness charity The Bella Moss Foundation (BMF) is launching a [&hellip

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March 28, 2014

National Pet Month 1st April – 5th May

The Bella Moss Foundation supports National Pet Month and calls all pet carers to download our educational posters and take part in our survey to promote responsible pet health, ownership and [&hellip

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March 28, 2014

Please take the time to participate in our survey on prudent use of antimicrobials in practice

Survey on prudent use of antimicrobials in practice This survey has been developed by the Bella Moss Foundation and in conjunction with the Royal Veterinary College in response to the [&hellip

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March 27, 2014

FREE Guidelines combat growing pet infection concerns

Leading infection control awareness group The Bella Moss Foundation (BMF) has created free guidelines to help veterinary professionals combat the growing threat of practice-acquired infections. Set to be launched at [&hellip

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March 15, 2014

ONEHEALTH website launched! Medical and Veterinary Sectors Unite for First Major One Health Conference 13 October 2014, Royal Society of Medicine epidemiology and comparative medicine department The UK’s first major ‘One Health’ [&hellip

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March 5, 2014

BMF at FECAVA Council Meetings 27th February – 1st March in Helsinki

Jill Moss, founder and president of the Bella Moss Foundation gave directors an overview of the history and the current work of the foundation and informed the director about the [&hellip

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