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19th Dec 2023
5pm - 6pm

Vets from across the country are invited to join us to hear from a panel of experts who will provide an update on bluetongue and the current strain (BTV-3), that has been confirmed in cases in Kent and Norfolk.

It will provide vet practitioners with valuable information about BTV-3 that will help answer farmers questions.

In addition to this introductory webinar, a series of webinars is planned for the New Year. These will cover a range of topics relating to the bluetongue virus to provide further information and updates.


Guest speakers:

  • Dr Joseph Henry, Chair of the Ruminant Health and Welfare bluetongue working group and President of the Sheep Veterinary Society
  • Peter Mertens, Professor of Virology, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham
  • Speakers from APHA / Defra / AHDB

Q & A session:

  • Opportunity to ask questions of the speakers

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The SVS is the leading UK professional society who specialise in sheep health and welfare.

In joining our society you can expect information and support relating to sheep veterinary care including: access to our private members forum, and support from veterinarians experts for their interest and knowledge in sheep related care.

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