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May 17

It is with sadness that we have to report that Lord Soulsby, a long standing council member of the Central Veterinary Society has died on the 8th of May. Lord Soulsby was the first Veterinary Surgeon to enter the House

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March 17

Dr Andrew Edney, past president and current council member for very many years, died peacefully on Thursday 2nd March. He was a regular presence at council meetings, CPD meetings and dinners at the Farmer’s club and will be missed. Dr Edney had

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May 2016

The Centenary Prize was awarded to Professor Abigail Woods for her services to the Central Veterinary Society. Abigail has been part of the officer team for the best part of ten years as Treasurer, Secretary, President and Senior Vice President.

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May 2016

Professor The Lord Trees was presented with Honorary Fellowship of the Central Veterinary Society by the president, for his continued support of the veterinary profession after the AGM and dinner at the Caledonian Club.

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September 2015

Shailen Jassani MA VetMB MRCVS DACVECC was awarded the CVS Centenary Prize for the best lecture of the 2014 – 2015 lecture series for his lecture on:  Diabetic Ketoacidosis

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August 2015

Abigail Woods, senior Vice-President of the Central Veterinary Society has just been appointed Professor of the History of Human and Animal Health by Kings College London. She has worked in academia since completing her PhD on the history of foot and mouth

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July 2015

Professor John Bleby died on 19 July 2015. He was president of the Central Veterinary Society in 1970-1971 and 1995-1996 and represented the Central Veterinary Society on BVA council for many years. During his long career he was an officer

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June 2015

The members of the Central Veterinary Society have sponsored the restauration of Bracy’s Hoof, a fold out pasteboard model of a horse’s hoof dated 1820.  http://rcvsknowledgelibraryblog.org/2013/01/16/a-model-hoof

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May 2015

The Council of the Central Veterinary Society have unanimously voted to present Prof The Lord Sandy Trees BVM&S PhD MRCVS with Honorary Lifetime Membership of the Central Veterinary Society.

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