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Cats Protection at BSAVA
Feline charity on stand 510

Cats Protection, the UK's largest feline welfare charity, is exhibiting at BSAVA Congress today on stand 510 at the NIA in Birmingham.

With a vibrant stand sure to catch the eye and a wind machine blowing around prizes to be won (if you can catch them!), Cats Protection is keen to raise awareness for its earlier neutering campaign. 

They are providing delegates with information about early neutering, which proposes that cats should be neutered at four months, rather than the traditional six months, and they have a DVD playing at the stand with more information.

To find out more about Cats Protection, and a chance to grab a prize, head to stand 510.

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Bristol uni celebrates 75 years of teaching vets

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 The University of Bristol's veterinary school is celebrating 75 years of educating veterinary students.

Since the first group of students were admitted in October 1949, the school has seen more than 5,000 veterinary students graduate.

Professor Jeremy Tavare, pro vice-chancellor and executive dean for the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, said: "I'm delighted to be celebrating Bristol Veterinary School's 75 years.

"Its excellence in teaching and research has resulted in greater understanding and some real-world changes benefiting the health and welfare of both animals and humans, which is testament to the school's remarkable staff, students and graduates." 

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RCVS HQ to temporarily relocate

The headquarters of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) is to move temporarily, ahead of its permanent relocation later in the year.

From Monday, 26 February 2024, RCVS' temporary headquarters will be at 2 Waterhouse Square, Holborn, London. This is within walking distance of its current rented offices at The Cursitor, Chancery Lane.

RCVS have been based at The Cursitor since February 2022, following the sale of its Westminster premises the previous March.

However, unforeseen circumstances relating to workspace rental company WeWork filing for bankruptcy means The Cursitor will no longer operate as a WeWork space. The new temporary location is still owned by WeWork.

RCVS anticipates that it will move into its permanent location at Hardwick Street, Clerkenwell, later on in the year.