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Christmas and New Year opening hours

News for vets,

Our veterinary and diagnostic teams are here to support you during the festive period. Here are details of our Christmas and New Year opening hours: AHT Small Animal Referral Centre 24 December – 8.30am – 5pm 25, 26,

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Digging deeper into doggy DNA inspires at Chelsea Flower Show

Fundraising news,

In May 2020, the Animal Health Trust will have a garden at the world’s biggest and best flower show – the Chelsea Flower Show, designed by award-winning garden designer Sam Ovens. This has been made

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Our charity Christmas cards for 2019 are now available!

Fundraising news,

Sending Animal Health Trust Christmas cards to your friends and family is a great way to show support for our pioneering research that helps millions of animals across the world. There are five different designs to

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Results of a nationwide field trial for a vaccine for the prevention of Equine Grass Sickness

News about horses, Research news,

After years of initial planning and preliminary studies, a unique nationwide field trial for a vaccine for the prevention of equine grass sickness (EGS) began in 2014 and took four years to complete.  The trial

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New Head of Equine Orthopaedics, Dr Fran Henson, joins AHT to strengthen equine clinical and research work

We are delighted that Dr Fran Henson will be joining the AHT as Head of Equine Orthopaedics from 4 November 2019.

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Stars celebrate equestrian excellence with the Animal Health Trust UK Equestrian Awards 2019

Fundraising news, News about horses,

The annual Animal Health Trust UK Equestrian Awards brought together British and equestrian royalty at The Landmark Hotel, London on Wednesday 16 October to raise vital funds for the charity. Its President, HRH The Princess Royal,

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Vets and scientists form consortium to tackle inherited eye disease in dogs

A new consortium of vets and scientists across the UK, established to tackle inherited eye disease in dogs, needs DNA samples from affected dogs to further its research. CRIEDD (Consortium to Research Inherited Eye Diseases in

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Renowned surgery specialist, Dr Jane Ladlow, joins the AHT’s Small Animal Referral Centre

News about dogs, News for vets,

We are delighted to be celebrating the return of Dr Jane Ladlow a global leader in Brachycephalic research, to head up our Soft Tissue Surgery team in the Small Animal Referral Centre. Dr Jane Ladlow worked

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Vets’ support required for Lafora DNA test

The Animal Health Trust (AHT) is seeking vets’ help to support a research project to develop a reliable DNA test for Lafora disease, a life-limiting condition that affects some breeds of dogs. The project, which is

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New breakthrough in creation of feline stem cells could help develop cure for heart disease in cats and humans

In what is believed to be a world-first, researchers have identified the conditions required to generate pluripotent stem cells from domestic cats, a finding which could have significant benefits for feline and human health. The Royal

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