An annual convention devoted to feline veterinary nursing has been introduced.
Organised by the Worldwide Society of Feline Medication, the veterinary arm of Worldwide Cat Care (ICC), the occasion is considered the primary of its type within the UK and has been designed for RVNs concerned in cat care who’ve a ardour for feline well being and welfare.
Resulting from happen on 15 September in Stratford-upon-Avon, the convention will cowl a spread of feline-specific matters, together with nursing the oncology affected person, behaviour, weight problems and multi-cat households, delivered by consultants of their discipline.
ICC chief govt Claire Bessant stated: “We recognise nurses could make an enormous distinction to the remedy of cats in observe, supporting our goals to make sure all cats – owned and unowned – are handled with care, compassion and understanding.
“This convention is one other approach through which we hope to arm nurses with the knowledge they want.”
Talking completely to VN Occasions, ICC digital communications supervisor Jo Vuckovic stated: “We have now run a few nurse occasions alongside our veterinary conferences, however this one is for nurses in its personal proper, arrange particularly for them.
“For a very long time, ICC has needed to do extra particularly for VNs. We see them as essential members of the veterinary staff – they’re the people who could make an actual distinction to the extent of care cats obtain inside a clinic… this convention is the following step.”
- Learn the total story within the August situation of VN Occasions.