Programme of Events 

The Association holds regular CPD meetings. All meetings begin with a buffet at 7.30, followed by the talk at 8.00pm, unless otherwise stated. There is no charge for members to attend evening meetings.  Non-members are asked to pay £5 on the door.

March 21st Norman Johnston “A night to kick start your dentistry" 

Norman Johnston qualified from the University of Edinburgh and is clinical director of DentalVets.

His credentials as a veterinary dental specialist are unique. He is a diplomate of both the American and European Veterinary Dental Colleges, and a current registered RCVS Specialist in Veterinary Dentistry. In addition he is a Fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

He holds an honorary lectureship in the Veterinary Faculty of Glasgow University Veterinary School and is an Honorary Fellow (Dentistry) of the University of Edinburgh.

In 1997 he received the Simon Award from the British Small Animal Veterinary Association for outstanding contributions in the field of veterinary surgery.


June 18th Reike Hettrick Common presentations in rabbits and how to approach them

Oct 1st Toby Trimble Effective analgesia 

All meetings are at the Badger in Ponteland unless otherwise stated. please email for further details if required










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