Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
‘We aim to enhance society through improved animal health and welfare. We do this by setting, upholding and advancing the educational, ethical and clinical standards of veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses.’
British Veterinary Association
‘BVA is the national representative body for veterinary surgeons in the UK. ‘We guide our members throughout their careers, from student to retirement, with the support and knowledge they need to achieve their goals, and speak up for them on the issues that matter most.’
British Small Animal Veterinary Association
‘The British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) exists to promote excellence in small animal practice through education and science.’
British Veterinary Nursing Association
‘The aim of the British Veterinary Nursing Association is to promote animal health and welfare through the ongoing development of professional excellence in veterinary nursing.’
Department for Environment, Food & Rural
Rabbit Welfare Association
The RWAF has existed since 1996 and is the combined effort of the Rabbit Welfare Association and its charity partner, the Rabbit Welfare Fund, working to improve the lives of domestic rabbits across the UK through education and communication by making people realise that rabbits are intelligent creatures that need space, exercise, companionship and stimulation and are not to be bought on a whim.
Royal Veterinary College
Our large team at the Queen Mother Hospital for Animals offers a responsive, friendly and helpful service to referring vets and pet owners 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our world-class specialists treat over 7,000 animals each year, leading the way in clinical practice and are at the cutting-edge of veterinary medicine.
Animal Health Trust
The Animal Health Trust aims to be pre-eminent in the understanding of diseases in animals through scientific endeavour and its application to their welfare. Our approach is to develop new technology and knowledge for the better diagnosis, prevention and cure of disease; to provide a clinical referral service for veterinary surgeons in practice; to promote postgraduate education and to communicate our findings to others.
Davies Veterinary Specialists
Davies Veterinary Specialists is one of the largest and most diverse small animal veterinary referral centres in Europe. Founded in 1998 by Dr Jerry Davies and his wife Olivia, DVS now employs more than 35 specialist clinicians, 60 nurses (many with an advanced nursing qualification), and 30 administrators and support staff.
Vets Now Referrals offer a renowned referral service with a team of world-class Specialists and experienced vets who have undertaken years of additional training to qualify as experts in their field. Our teams have been selected not only because of their talent and dedication, but also for their caring and warm approach. We work alongside your own vet to give your pet the best care available.
Great Western Exotics
Part of Vets Now Referrals in Swindon, Great Western Exotics is the only full time Specialist staffed, avian & exotic animal specific veterinary service in the South West and Central UK. We have a dedicated team of four vets specifically trained to care for the everyday needs of exotic pets, which include raptors (falcons and other birds of prey), parrots, pet rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, rodents, birds, tortoises, reptiles, amphibians, spiders and indeed any non cat or dog companion pet.