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What does a field vet with the Animal and Plant Health Agency do?

Heike Luhmann, is a field vet and she talks about her role and the skills and qualities required. She also talks about the One Health concept within government work - what it means and the approach…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Bovine Musculoskeletal Examination

This video demonstrates how to perform a basic musculoskeletal examination of cattle. It includes assessing the cow during movement and under restraint using a halter or cattle crush. It emphasises…

From  Debs Storey on May 8th, 2018 0 likes 41 plays 0  

SB Cake Off 2018

The 6th annual SB Cake Off took place today at our Sutton Bonington Campus. The event raises money for Vets in the Community and the Terrence Higgins Trust. 🍰

From  Paul Hodgson on March 15th, 2018 0 likes 20 plays 0  

UK vet attitudes to pain and painkillers in cattle

Associate Professor Chris Hudson highlights some of the key findings from a recently published paper exploring attitudes to pain and analgesia amongst cattle vets in the UK. See the full article at…

From  Debs Storey on November 6th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Study reveals dog owner's motivations for pet blood donation

A new study by researchers at the University of Nottingham’s Vet School has revealed fascinating insights into the motivations of pet owners who volunteer their dog as a blood donor. Human…

From  Emma Rayner on February 10th, 2017 0 likes 68 plays 0  

Cattle restraint methods

This video demonstrates many different cattle restraint methods used by vets, these include: haltering using a quick release knot, using a crush, gate trapping, casting using Reuff's method,…

From  Wendela Wapenaar on October 11th, 2016 0 likes 762 plays 0  

SB Fest 2016

The students of Sutton Bonnington pulled it out of the bag for another SB Fest. Filled to the brim with food and drink from the local area plus music and fun activities for little ones too, SB Fest…

From  Paul Hodgson on May 13th, 2016 0 likes 235 plays 0  

Dr Liz Mossop talks about #vetfinals at the March 16th 2016 e-learning seminar.

The Vet School runs an evening revision club for fourth and final year undergraduates through Twitter. It helps students to develop their reasoning skills and revise important topics and also…

From  Sally Hanford on April 8th, 2016 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Yvonne Allen (SVMS), Lecture Capture in the Vet School, e- learning community 4th March 2015

Teaching & Learning seminar, 4th March 2015

From  Sally Hanford on March 6th, 2015 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Vets in the Community - how Nottingham vet students help the homeless and their pets

University of Nottingham vet students hold vet clinics twice a month at the offices of the Big Issue in Nottingham for the pets of the homeless and vulnerably housed. The 'Vets in the…

From  Lindsay Brooke on December 15th, 2014 0 likes 289 plays 0  

Fruit and veg - 5 a day advice

Dietitians Week 9 - 13 June 2014 - Iga Kasperek, a Masters in Nutrition student at The University of Nottingham, was President and is now Vice-President of the University’s Nutrition and…

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 9th, 2014 0 likes 73 plays 0  

‘Dietitians Week’: Where are all the male dietitians?

A lecturer in dietetics at The University of Nottingham has helped to start a campaign to encourage more men to consider taking up careers in the field of nutrition. As part of Dietitians Week,…

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 9th, 2014 0 likes 269 plays 0  

Schmallenberg virus — a 'grim' picture for 2013

Researchers at The University of Nottingham say Schmallenberg Virus — which causes deformities and neurological defects in unborn lambs and calves — has made a grim return this year.…

From  Digital Communications on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 10 plays 0