Veterinary

Life After Racing: The RVC is calling for owners of former racehorses for rehoming survey

Researchers from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) are calling for owners and previous owners of former racehorses in the UK to participate in a new survey and share their experiences of rehoming racehorses to uncover the different factors that influence a successful outcome.

New research from the RVC predicts the future life expectancy for companion cats

Veterinary - Health

New research from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC), in collaboration with researchers from the National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) in Taiwan, ha

The RVC helps shape international agreement on what constitutes naturally healthy body shapes for dogs

Health - Veterinary

The International Collaborative on Extreme Conformations in Dogs (ICECDogs) has published a position paper, heavily informed by research from the Roy

New RVC research proves clinical benefits from surgical intervention for dogs with cranial cruciate ligament rupture

A new study from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) has revealed that surgical management of cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) ruptures in dogs causes better outcomes for reducing lameness compared to non-surgical management.

Cavapoo and Cockapoo designer dog breeds at high risk of tick infestation

The RVC's VetCompass Programme reveals the dog breeds at most and least risk of tick infestation to help prevention and support canine welfare.

New research from the RVC highlights most common disorders in UK pet guinea pigs

New research from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) has identified the most common conditions in pet guinea pigs in the UK are overgrown nails, ringworm and eye ulcers.

Inbreeding is contributing factor to mid and late-term pregnancy loss in Thoroughbreds

New RVC research finds inbreeding is contributing factor to mid and late-term pregnancy loss in Thoroughbreds.