The home of the British Veterinary Nursing Association

Who We Are

The BVNA exist to promote animal health and welfare through the ongoing development of professional excellence in veterinary nursing.

Reasons to join the BVNA

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

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

Legal Advice Helpline

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

Veterinary Nursing Journal

Keep up-to-date with your profession - VNJ provides peer reviewed content for all levels of Veterinary Nurses. Available online and in print

Online Training Courses

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, industry publications and training courses

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BVNA and AVA to launch new Learning Pathway in Anaesthesia