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Chatter box Keepers at Colchester Zoo are hailing the arrival of a pair of critically endangered Amur leopard cubs.

The cubs were born to first-time parents Esra and Crispin on the 9 September. This is the first time the Zoo has bred Amur leopard cubs on-site.

Amur leopards originate from the Russian Far East and north-east China. In the wild they are threatened by climate change, habitat loss, deforestation and the illegal wildlife trade.

The cubs are said to be “looking well” and are expected to emerge from their den in a few weeks.  Chatter box

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Equine News
Updated guidance on movement of horses 
Updated guidance on movement of horses 

Guidance designed to help owners in a no-deal scenario
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Volunteers help over 1,000 UK horses
Volunteers help over 1,000 UK horses

BEVA Trust volunteers continue to show their passion for horse welfare
Congress highlights “critical importance” of RSPCA’s equine vet relationship
Congress highlights “critical importance” of RSPCA’s equine vet relationship

Rehabilitation efforts ‘would not be possible’ without vets
Bova UK confirms omeprazole ‘free from testosterone’
Bova UK confirms omeprazole ‘free from testosterone’

New batch tested following concerns from the racing industry
Vets are ‘key influencers’ in horse vaccination decisions
Vets are ‘key influencers’ in horse vaccination decisions

Survey finds more than half of owners unaware of EHV vaccine
BOVA UK issues statement on omeprazole concerns
BOVA UK issues statement on omeprazole concerns

Company changes excipient responsible for testosterone traces
Stem cell treatment a ‘breakthrough’ for equine lameness
Stem cell treatment a ‘breakthrough’ for equine lameness

Arti-Cell Forte is the first stem cell-based medicine to receive marketing authorisation
New blood test for small redworms in horses announced
New blood test for small redworms in horses announced

Test will be available to horse owners from September 2019
Racing body advises against injectable Omeprazole
Racing body advises against injectable Omeprazole

Product found to contain low levels of testosterone
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RCVS names Professor John Innes as chair of Fellowship Board

Professor John Innes has been elected chair of the 2019 RCVS Fellowship Board, replacing Professor Nick Bacon who comes to the end of his three-year term.


Professor Innes will be responsible for making sure the Fellowship progresses towards fulfilling its strategic goals, determining its ongoing strategy and objectives, and reporting to the RCVS Advancement of the Professions Committee on developments within the Fellowship.


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