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Policy areas or work streams in SVS

Following recent discussions at the 2016 AGM by the SVS committee it was suggested that work areas be created with SVS committee members taking a lead and co-opting two or...

SVS Merchandise now available

The Sheep Veterinary Society are pleased to announce a range of branded merchandise now available to order.

We have a range of  T-shirts,...

Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year from the Sheep Veterinary Society

TV debut for SCOPS

Those who’ve not had chance yet might like to take a look at anthelmintic resistance feature aired on BBC Countyfile recently. The story highlights the cost resistance is...

Royal Smithfield Bicentenary Trophy to Prof Julie Fitzpatrick

The Moredun Institute was treated to a Royal visit on Wednesday, as HRH The Princess Royal joined more 100 representatives from the...

Vet CPD on OPA scanning 15/Dec

Another OPA scanning CPD event at Moredun on Thursday 15th December 2016

A number of farmers are requesting screening of sheep for OPA (Jaagsiekte...

Talking Sheep in Richond - 7 Nov

Following the success of the Talking Sheep meeting, we are very pleased to announce our meetings are back for 2016.  Organised by the Sheep...

Ram Longevity Project

Prompted by claims from members that rams do not work on commercial farms for as many seasons as wanted, the National Sheep Association (NSA) is urging farmers to...

Closing date for ISVC submission of abstracts 31/Dec/16

Our deadline for submission of abstracts for talks and poster presentations is 31st December 2016

We would like to encourage the submission of proffered...

New President for the Sheep Veterinary Society

Kath Dun was elected as the new President of the Sheep Veterinary Society at their autumn conference held in Newquay, Cornwall at the end of September. She takes over from...


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,
International Research Centre,
Pentlands Science Park,
Bush Loan, Penicuik,
Midlothian, EH26 0PZ

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