The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

The Dick Vet in the news

A selection of the media coverage on the Dick Vet.


Dumfries and Galloway golden eagle population soaring thanks to conservation scheme Daily Record

Can our passion for pets help reset our relationship with nature? 

The Guardian
Roslin to host new Agritech Hub

The Scotsman

Fresh Produce Journal


Impact News  Service

Farming UK

Venison carries low risk of food poisoning The Beef Site
Edinburgh University and UK animal welfare charity collaborate on education programme for captive wildlife keepers The Scotsman

New app boosts rabies vaccination rates

Vet Times

Innovation Toronto


All Africa


Vet educational portal WikiVet under new ownership

Vet Times



Welfare concerns raised over chlorinated chicken The Poultry Site
Breeders invited to Zoom in for expert talk on foaling topics The Irish Field

Blink rate a simple, cost-free way of measuring acute stress in horses, say researchers


Farmers needed to help with research on parasite control in hill and upland sheep

The Northern Farmer

Gene discovery may help prevent tooth loss in cats

Vet Times
Covid-19 has caused 'profound disruption' to food systems, warns Edinburgh livestock researcher The Scotsman
Dick Vet wins Veterinary School of the Year Award


Animal's Health

Golden Retriever with a brain tumour completes radiotherapy


Daily Mail

Daily Record

The Sun

Complications Rare Following Equine Tooth Extractions

The Horse

Edinburgh University builds solar farm

Evening News

Midlothian Advertiser

Dr Rosie Allister receives the BVA Chiron Award BVA

Professor Ivan Morrison awarded the inaugural Plowright Prize

RCVS Knowledge

Vet TImes

Veterinary Practice


Rosie Allister awarded RCVS Impact Award 


BMJ Journals

Vet Surgeon

MSD awards six research bursaries

Vet Times

Family pet first in the UK to receive specialised cancer treatment

The Times

The Scotsman

Edinburgh Evening News

The Gazette

The Herald

The i

The National

The Irish News

Edinburgh Live

BBC Focus Magazine

BBC Breakfast

BBC London Radio

LBC radio

Vet Stream 

Daily Mail


St Albans and Harpenden Review

STV News

Daily Star

Shropshire Star

Daily Express

Wildlife group: focus more on animals to prevent pandemics

Vet Times

Study reveals gap in owner knowledge

Vet Times


Roslin Technologies bids to raise £50 million

Vet Times

The Scotsman

The Herald

Daily Business

Poultry News

Salmon Business

Edinburgh researchers discover subspecies of red-tailed black cockatoo


ABC news

Daily Mail

Australian Museum

Australian Geographic

United Kingdom: expert reaction to Boris Johnson saying the UK will be capable of contact tracking 10,000 new COVID-1 cases a day by the start of June FOREIGN AFFAIRS (NZ)
Coronavirus lockdown: Why can some of us meet six people? BBC
Anosmia linked Covid-19 differs from common cold symptoms BBC Radio Scotland
Comments on viability of Covid-19 testing BBC Radio 5
To prevent a second coronavirus wave, we need to look beyond the R number - Opinion piece The Guardian
United Kingdom: expert reaction to R now being between 0.7 and 1.0 FOREIGN AFFAIRS (NZ)
Coronavirus: Why are international comparisons difficult? BBC
Letter: Cowsheds and silos offer a lesson for the vaccine race Financial TImes
SMALL STEPS Coronavirus now spreading in community at ‘very low rates’ and is ‘largely restricted to care homes’ The Sun
Coronavirus Q&A: What is the R value? Daily Mail
Puberty can be a ruff time for dogs too – study The Herald
New study highlights benefits of straw feeding in winter Redwings Horse Sanctuary
Could 26,000 lives have been saved if Britain imposed coronavirus lockdown two weeks earlier? Introducing strict measures sooner may have prevented 80% of COVID-19 deaths, experts say Daily Mail
How livestock transport as we know it has evolved Farmers Guardian
Coronavirus: Why might the R number be higher in Scotland? BBC
Inspirational equestrians think outside the box during lockdown *H&H Plus* Horse and Hound
Strangles initiative to run online as pandemic highlights biosecurity *H&H Plus* Horse and Hound
Edinburgh academic says football players should wear face masks during matches

Edinburgh Live


The Guardian

Belfast Telegraph

Daily Mail

The Sun sport

The Voice

Derbyshire Live


Sports Mole

Evening Express

Scottish Sun

‘He never gave up’: gelding survives grass sickness and returns to ridden work Horse and Hound
Genetics expertise could transform fish production Mirage News
Vet MP ‘batting for profession’ Vet Times
Injured beagle Bailey is back home after community raises thousands for him Edinburgh Live
How the cat got its miaow: to mimic babies and manipulate their owners The Times