Sponsors and Exhibitors

We’re delighted that we’ll be joined at Congress by the following companies offering advice on marketing, recruitment, management, veterinary products and business development.

Platinum Sponsors

Citation provide market leading Health & Safety, Employment Law and ISO certification services to the veterinary sector. We ensure you remain compliant and give you more time to spend with your clients. We can help you with your day to day issues as well as all your mandatory requirements such as electrical testing, legionella assessments, fire safety and asbestos. Citation also provide Employee Wellbeing & Assistance services, ISO Certification and RoSPA/CPD certified e-learning packages, so come along and see how we can help your practice thrive.

Elanco

A complete range of trusted parasite treatments

Pets and owners have different lifestyles, which affects their needs and preferences for different parasite products. Elanco’s trusted range makes it easy for you to offer your clients a solution that is right for them.

Having a complete range of parasiticides puts us in a unique position to be able to support your business. Because our range covers multiple forms and indications, we can meet all of your clients’ needs, whilst also providing a joined-up approach to training your team and developing support plans.

Your Elanco Territory Business Manager can help develop your business in a number of areas, including client awareness, education, communication, and health plan performance.

Silver Sponsors

The lives of animals and humans are interconnected in deep and complex ways. We know that when animals are healthy, humans are healthier too. Across the globe, our 9,700 employees are dedicated to delivering value through innovation, thus enhancing the well-being of both.

Respect for animals, humans and the environment is at the heart of what we do. We develop solutions and provide services to protect animals from disease and pain. We support our customers in taking care of the health of their animals and protect our communities against life- and society-threatening diseases.

Effective Communication, Profitable Results, Better Health Outcomes.

Fully automated, personalised client communications from the UK’s most successful veterinary solution. Helping pets worldwide to enjoy healthier, happier lives through timely educational messaging via SMS, email and post. Delivering improved compliance, increased profits, boosted online presence all whilst reducing workload for practices.

Bronze Sponsors

With over 25 years’ of experience in the veterinary sector, the Hazlewoods Veterinary team have the knowledge and understanding of every type of practice. We act for veterinary practices across England, Scotland and Wales. Hazlewoods is one of the UK’s Top Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors. The Veterinary team are committed to supporting independent practices and advise on practice buy-ins, retirements, practice profitability and business strategy for the independent practice.

Established in 1969 Norbrook Laboratories Ltd. is a leading global veterinary pharmaceutical manufacturer with a long-held reputation for delivering top quality established products such as Noroclav, Loxicom, and Peptizole; along with some of our more recent developments such as Thyronorm® and Moxiclear®.

We look forward to welcoming SPVS-VMG delegates to our stand to discuss our practice staff development and customer engagement ideas that can result in improvements which benefit the practice and your clients.

A buying group that brings corporate benefits to independent practices. We are clear, concise and competitive, with a strong customer focus, providing great rebates on products and services around your practice needs.

Exhibitors

Agria life is a free bespoke membership programme from Agria available to all our practices. It includes regulated and non-regulated insurance activities to suit your practice needs, with a dedicated veterinary team to support you throughout. The programme includes a number of FREE practice benefits that you can take advantage of straight away!

AVID manufacture and supply our own pet MicroChips as well as managing the PETtrac 24hr reunification database.  Our aim is to provide you and your clients with high quality MicroChip products and excellent customer service, something we’ve been doing for over 29 years.

The AVID Mini MicroChips feature a thinner 15 gauge needle and include lifetime registration with PETtrac.   Our MicroChips can be registered electronically via supported practice management systems, our easy to use website and free mobile app.

We offer free electronic transfers for breeders and rescue centres, free marketing literature (if required) and free annual reminders for clients.

The BVRA’s mission is to recognise and raise the status of veterinary receptionists within the UK veterinary profession. The BVRA acts as a professional body focusing on the interests of veterinary receptionists and evolving their role through affordable CPD and training leading to the Accredited Veterinary Receptionist award.

We are a charity that has been helping sick, injured, abandoned and homeless pets since 1897. Pets help us in so many ways and they depend entirely on us. That’s why at Blue Cross we believe in helping pets because pets help us.

We help thousands of pets in need every month, providing veterinary care, expert behaviour help and find them loving happy homes, as well as advice and education for current or future pet owners and pet bereavement support.

The Blue Cross Pet Bereavement Support Service has been helping grieving owners across the UK for over 25 years. Our training courses help practices provide and excel in their care within this crucial area.

Your clients will always remember the care you gave them, and their pet, towards and during their pet’s end of life journey. From a personal job satisfaction viewpoint, and business perspective for your practice, it is important this is carried out in the best way. We have a special offer for those who book our training after a visit to the stand, look forward to virtually meeting you.

Burgess Diagnostics provides both mobile MRI and CT scanning services exclusively to the veterinary profession. Services can be provided flexibly and provide a cost effective, on site, advanced diagnostics scanning solution to practices.

Connected Vet is a digital and social marketing agency.

We help veterinary practices stand out from the online crowd and use content marketing to drive business through your website, email news and social media pages.

Our aim is simple. We bring affordable and effective digital and social marketing to vets, their pet owners and animal lovers alike; giving vets the sort of on-line visibility that makes them the envy of the large scale competition.

Elite Veterinary Staffing Solutions are expert recruiters striving to support Veterinary Practices achieve clinical, operational and commercial success.  With veterinary industry experience, we bring a fresh approach to recruiting pivotal staff and are the UK’s experts in non clinical recruitment. A risk free approach to sourcing top talent, widening the net and ensuring the best possible fit for your practice.

J.A.K Marketing is a leading independent veterinary supply company providing a full range of consumables and equipment. The friendly team have been supporting practices for over 25 years and can assist you with sales support and technical enquires.

Krka UK has an expanding range of products in the companion animal and food producing animal sectors. Krka is proud to offer high quality generic medicines that derive from 60 years of experience and refined vertical manufacturing processes at the global headquarters in Slovenia.

Lloyd & Whyte provide professional financial planning and insurance advice tailored to veterinary professionals. Having been in partnership with the BVA for over 15 years, they have helped countless vets take care of what matters to them – at home and in the work place.

The Meraki Initiative is on a mission is to make the veterinary profession a better place to work to improve the wellbeing and sustainability of our workforce. They want the profession to love what they do, where they do it and who they do it with. Using a veterinary community platform for students and professionals to connect with employers they help build shared value relationships.

Searchable workplace profiles share transparent team and cultural insights to help employers show what makes them a great place to work to build their reputation. Employers are empowered to proactively engage and recruit top talent and build high-performing teams. By providing a modern recruitment marketing service The Meraki Initiative helps raise cultural awareness to inspire leadership and accelerate cultural change so that everyone can fulfil their ambitions.

At MWI Animal Health, empowering your veterinary practice is our priority. We know you need to focus on your patients. To help with that, we’ve created a fully integrated, comprehensive solution flexible enough to support any practice. Combining the expertise of a best-in-class distributor, a practice management software innovator, and buying groups backed by decades of experience, we can address all of your business needs.

Moore Scarrott are market leaders in delivering specialist Accountancy, Taxation, Consultancy and Business Development advice to Vets, Veterinary Practices and Veterinary related businesses. We provide a bespoke service including practice sales, valuations and restructuring to suit the needs of each individual practice. We can also assist with funding structure as well as financial and management accounts. We have access to benchmarking data for UK veterinary practices, unavailable anywhere else.

Pet Cremation Services – www.pcsonline.org.uk
Pet Cremation Services, a division of the Time-Right Group, our commitment to customer service is
Paramount. The company as built up a network of UK crematoria & cemeteries with an excellent reputation by offering a wide range of essential services within the small animal veterinary market place.

The ultimate microchip solution

Pet-ID is a specialist manufacturer and multi-channel supplier with over 20 years’ experience in the field of animal identification, serving customers from all animal welfare sectors. In addition, Pet-ID is a leading supplier to wildlife conservation projects in the UK and overseas.

Pet-ID offers standard 12mm microchips in various implant formats and the 8mm mini chip in syringe format. Needles are precision engineered to ensure both strength and sharpness, offering effortless implantation.

Registration using PMS solutions connected to VetXML/Vet Envoy or online using desktop browsers and mobile devices.

Photon Surgical Systems provides new and used equipment as well as servicing and repairs to the Veterinary & Human Medical Professions at realistic prices. We pride ourselves on our customer service and are happy to offer as much help as needed regardless of the query size.

A reliable and comprehensive supplier to veterinary practices and hospitals. Together we strive to maximise efficiency whilst maintaining high levels of patient care.

Our agile approach to consistently provide quality affordable products, alongside our commitment to best practice and advancing education, ensures our customers can concentrate on being veterinary professionals.

Plexi’s patient flow software allows forward-thinking practices to go paper-light, getting rid of whiteboards and paper hospitalisation sheets.  Using Plexi improves efficiency, patient workflow, record-keeping and internal communication.

The app’s practice-wide and remote availability, built-in drug calculators and reminder systems keep tasks on track and on time, improving patient care and outcomes. At the same time, Plexi’s billing-capture feature significantly boosts practice profitability.

The Plexi team’s mission is one of continual improvement and striving to provide the best possible customer experience and support.

To learn more, contact us at www.plexi.vet

Protexin Veterinary is dedicated to producing innovative, research based products of the highest quality, providing a complete range of companion animal and equine products for the veterinary market.

As a regulator, we set, uphold and advance veterinary standards. As a Royal College, we promote, encourage and advance the study and practice of the art and science of veterinary surgery and medicine. We do all these things in the interests of animal health and welfare, and in the wider public interest.

Our vision is to be recognised as a trusted, compassionate and proactive regulator, and a supportive and ambitious Royal College, underpinning confident veterinary professionals of whom the UK can be proud.

Read our strategic plan

Combining my veterinary background knowledge along with my love for watercolour painting, I have produced an individual range of quality cards which can be customised for your individual practice needs and offer exceptional value for money. NEW designs, Pet Casket Bags, Remembrance Seeds and Memory Envelopes now all available.

Manufacturers of handcrafted silver jewellery bearing pets’ actual paw prints. A great way to reward your team; to thank your loyal customers; and to support clients with a highly emotive, physical reminder of their beloved pets, when they need it most.

The Veterinary Defence Society is a mutual insurance company run by and for veterinary surgeons, which:

  • insures the practising profession against the effects of negligence claims
  • ensures each case is handled by an experienced veterinary colleague
  • provides legal representation
  • offers training, advice and guidance to members.

Vet Direct supporting veterinary practices for over 25 years. For all of your practice needs, equipment training & friendly customer service for:- Consumables
– Retail Products
– Instruments & Implants
– Diagnostic Imaging
– Equipment
– Surgical Furniture
– Workwear

Vet Direct offers a next day service on all stocked products within our distribution centre with over 14,000 products to choose from.

We have nationwide Account Managers to help assist you with product selection, demonstrations and technical questions.

Vetstream’s industry leading suite of online services, is the essential tool kit for all veterinary practices and institutions. All you’ll need is our TLC – Treat, Learn and Communicate. Offering peer reviewed online clinical references sources, CPD e-learning, purpose built websites and online marketing services. Our comprehensive digital support offers the highest standard of care.

Vetsure provides Pet Insurance and Buying Group services to a growing network of veterinary members. The Vetsure Pet Insurance ® strategy is entirely unique in that it operates a system of ‘Directional Care’ whereby policyholders are incentivised to use a developed network of service providers. Our Vetsure for Vets and Vetsure Platinum Buying Groups add value to suppliers, the consumer and the channel as a whole.

At VetX International, we help humans get along so workplaces thrive. We exist to help practice owners run great businesses and vets learn the professional skills needed to thrive in practice.

Our signature ‘Leaders’ course is a unique, end-to-end training program where practice managers and team leaders learn the skills required to operate a modern practice in a post- covid world.

Complimenting this, our ‘Thrive’ course for associate vets teaches vets how to cope with life in practice. To date we’ve helped many practices around the world attract and retain their talent by offering an outsourced learning and mentoring community focussed on performance.

If you are looking to grow your practice in a sustainable way, and reduce the stress of practice management, let’s talk.

At Vision4Vets, we help veterinary practices communicate with clients and increase profitability. We provide a range of services and tools to achieve this: waiting room TV channel, website, social media and the Kandula mobile app.

The digital marketing tools provided include: Kandula mobile app, personalised waiting room TV channel, content and tools for website, social media, instant messaging.

XLVets is a community of independently-owned veterinary practices. We believe, by working together, we can achieve so much more. XLVets Member Practices work collaboratively, sharing knowledge, experience and skills, to:

  • Achieve excellence in veterinary practice
  • Maintain the highest levels of customer care and animal welfare
  • Be employers of choice
  • Champion independent veterinary practice
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