Is this email not displaying correctly? Try the web version.

ISSUE 0007 15.08.2013

The World Small Animal Veterinary Association's mission is to foster the exchange of scientific information between individual veterinarians and veterinary organizations.

Rabid dog

Rabies in the clinic: how should we deal with it?

WSAVA members can subscribe free to the Global Edition of Clinician’s Brief. In the July Global Edition, Dr J Scott Weese describes an approach for addressing potential rabies exposure in the clinic. Access this and other great clinical features by subscribing to the Global Edition of Clinician’s Brief. Subscribe today
Read in Japanese    Read in Spanish

Click to watch video on YouTube

Nutrition Assessment Toolkit - new tools added!

As well as this video, four new tools have been added to the Nutrition Toolkit launched by the Global Nutrition Committee at World Congress:

  • Body Condition score charts for cats and dogs to assist in assessing body condition
  • A Muscle Condition score chart to assist in assessing muscle condition

Read in Japanese    Read in Spanish

Partners for Healthy Pets Associate Member

WSAVA joins 'Partners for Healthy Pets'

We've recently become an Associate Member of 'Partners for Healthy Pets', a US-driven initiative to improve preventive health. Find out more.
Read in Japanese    Read in Spanish

John Holt

We say a sad farewell to a great WSAVA veterinarian, John Holt

We are sad to report the passing of Dr John Holt, a pioneering veterinarian from Australia and former WSAVA president. He died peacefully on 24 June aged 82, leaving behind his devoted wife Mary.
Read in Japanese    Read in Spanish

OIE/WSAVA Symposium poster

WSAVA in partnership with OIE to host joint symposium

'One Health: Rabies and other disease risks from free-roaming dogs' is the name of a Symposium we are organizing in partnership with the OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health). It takes place 5-6 November 2013 at OIE's headquarters in Paris, France. Visit the One Health website for program and registration details.
Read in Japanese    Read in Spanish

JSAP covers

WSAVA educational partner publication increases 'impact' rating

The increase in 'impact factor' is great news for the Journal of Small Animal Practice!
Read in Japanese    Read in Spanish

WSAVA World Congress 2014

World Congress 2014 - Scientific program confirmed

We're delighted to have secured participation from eminent speakers from all corners of the globe.
Read in Japanese
Read in Spanish

A message from the President

Read President Jolle Kirpensteijn's message.

Read in Japanese
Read in Spanish

Five minutes with...

David Sutton BVet Med MRCVS is Global Technical Director of MSD Animal Health, sponsors of the Vaccination Guidelines Group since its inception. Here are his views on the VGG's work and MSD's support.

Read in Japanese
Read in Spanish

Committee focus

Learn about the role of the WSAVA Financial Advisory Committee

Read in Japanese
Read in Spanish

Members' Corner

Find out about our member associations' activities and updates around the world.

Read in Japanese
Read in Spanish

Around the World

Read about WSAVA activity across the globe.

World map
Working together towards better veterinary care worldwide
Facebook icon Twitter icon Forward icon
Visit the WSAVA website