The home of the British Veterinary Nursing Association

Who We Are

We exist to empower veterinary nurses to develop as individuals and increase their impact on the profession and animal welfare.

Reasons to join our community

Join our community where you will be kept up-to-date on relevant industry news; continue to learn, and develop your education; network online and face-to-face with your peers; increase your professional knowledge; and share best practice.

We offer flexible ways to pay membership fees: your options are to pay in monthly or quarterly instalments, or pay annually. This helps some members manage the membership payments more easily and make membership more affordable.

Live Events & Online

Attend online events for free and save up to 40% on tickets for the annual Congress and CPD training days


Learn at your own pace with a wide choice of topics available free as recorded lectures, webinars and podcasts

Members Advisory Service

Have peace of mind with access to the Members Advisory Service providing advice on employment law, financial matters, and many other issues

VNJ - Veterinary Nursing Journal

The VNJ has peer reviewed articles, features & case studies for all levels of veterinary nurse. Available online or print

Career Pathways

Increase your knowledge in areas of special interest - choose from a range of modular courses and career pathways

Member Discounts

Large discounts on income protection insurance, publications and training courses

Our featured events and news

Introducing BVNA President 2023-4 Lyndsay Hughes

During the AGM at BVNA Congress 2023, we welcomed our officer team for the coming year, new Council members beginning […]

Updates from our Blog

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SPVS Veterinary Business Excellence Awards

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Veterinary sector comes together again for Antibiotic Amnesty in November

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Introducing BVNA President 2023-4 Lyndsay Hughes


SPVS would like to invite you and your practice team to Congress 2024