Equestrian Awards winers news story

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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CRIEDD

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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Jane Ladlow

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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head portrait of a golden labrador sat in a grassy field.

Tackling cancer in dogs highlighted on World Cancer Research Day

One in four dogs will get cancer in their lifetime, and for dogs over the age of 10 cancer is their biggest killer. To mark World Cancer Research Day (24 September 2019), we are highlighting that

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Dr Jenny Mumford

Research news,

Everyone at the Animal Health Trust has been saddened to hear of the passing of Dr Jenny Mumford. Jenny joined the AHT in 1980 to establish our Equine Virology Unit after a major outbreak of equine

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Hydro helps keep Bramble at her best

Animal stories,

We’ve had fantastic news from our regular hydrotherapy clients Louise and her six-year-old Beagle Bramble. Spectacular summer of agility at home and abroad At the start of August, Bramble competed at The Kennel Club International Agility Festival

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BEVA and AHT celebrate 15 years of disease surveillance

The Animal Health Trust (AHT) joined BEVA at its Congress this year for a big 15th birthday party. We are celebrating the longevity and success of our collaboration with Defra to produce the Equine Quarterly

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Animal Health Trust announce Feedmark as new corporate supporter

Fundraising news,

The Animal Health Trust has announced that Feedmark has chosen the Suffolk-based veterinary and scientific research charity as its chosen charity for the next three years. Feedmark will support the work of the AHT through various

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