Monthly Archives: April 2017

AMTRA compulsory modules for Farm Animal SQPs

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The background To ensure that all farm animal SQPs continue to provide a professional and knowledgeable service in the fight against anthelmintic resistance AMTRA have prepared a new series of compulsory modules that address wormer resistance and parasite control, addressing areas that are now enhanced for newly qualified SQPs in the farm animal exam. The […]


Disposal of out of date Veterinary Medicine

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The method of disposal used will depend on the type of product and the quantity involved. It is illegal to supply a product after the expiry date shown on the pack. Pending safe disposal, out of date stock should be stored separately and labelled in such a way that the stock cannot accidentally be supplied. […]


Updated. SQP CPD Events May/June 2017

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SQP CPD Events May/June 2017 AHDA & AMTRA REGIONAL SQP CPD Dates, information and booking form are now available for download Click Here To Download Ongoing CPD is an important part of being an SQP. Don’t leave earning points until the last minute. We expect the content we are offering to be of value to […]


Updated! Reclassification of Zolvix

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Update: SCOPS Group Response to the Re Classification of Zolvix™ The recent announcement that Zolvix™ is to become a POM-VPS product on 1st July has understandably sparked some controversy. The priority of the SCOPS principles is to reduce reliance on anthelmintics. However, effective anthelmintics remain a vital tool for sheep farmers and we wish to […]