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SHAWG Conference 21 Nov 2018


The 2018 SHAWG conference will be held on 21 November at the Drayton Manor Hotel in Staffordshire. It has the theme ‘becoming the best sheep industry for health and welfare’ and will focus on target areas for the sheep industry to ensure it is ready for the challenge post-Brexit. Speakers will include vets, consultants, academics and farmers. The day will be made up of three sessions focusing on ensuring responsible medicine use, priority areas for the sheep industry and an interactive problem solving session to discuss industry issues such as disease surveillance, health status and the use of technology.

The programme for the 2018 conference can be downloaded here.

To book your place on the SHAWG conference, please register here.


Accommodation has been reserved at a preferential B&B rate of £80 inclusive of VAT at the Drayton Manor Hotel, B78 3TW. To book, please call 01827 255 995 or 01827 252 493 or email and quote ‘SHAWG2018’. The final release date is 9 October 2018.

Our Aim

“To promote the prevention
of disease and the welfare of
sheep by providing a forum
for discussion, distribution of
research results and provision
of advice on veterinary
matters relating to sheep”

Contact the Society

Sheep Veterinary Society,
SVS Secretariat,
Moredun Research Institute,
Pentlands Science Park,
Bush Loan, Penicuik,
Midlothian, EH26 0PZ

Tel: +44 131 445 5111
Fax: +44 131 445 6235

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