CPD Certified Virtual Summit
Streaming Live and On-Demand
21 - 22 October

UK-VET Healthy Herd 2020

Are you a vet or farmer interested in keeping your herd healthy and optimising production?

UK Vet Healthy Herd 2020 is a new CPD certified digital conference event bringing together both farmers and the vets in a unique format to enhance collaboration.

Hosted by UK-Vet Livestock, and in association with Farmers Weekly, experts in animal health will discuss key challenges to herd health, present the latest science and offer practical solutions for herd welfare for both vets and farmers.

There will be over 15 live and interactive talks covering clinical, practical and professional subjects including youngstock health, the responsible use of medicines, mental wellbeing and more.

UK Vet Healthy Herd is free to register and is taking place on the 21st and 22nd October.

All sessions will be available to access on-demand afterwards. 
View our full programme
UK-Vet Healthy Herd includes 2 days of live and on-demand content. Hear key opinion leaders discuss vital developments and challenges live from anywhere in the world and participate via chats, polls and Q&As during the sessions.

Choose your own agenda and receive reminders throughout the event. Book conference sessions, panel discussions and view your planned activity all in one place on the day or in advance.


Featured Speakers

Professor David Barrett

Bristol Veterinary School, University of Bristol

Professor of Bovine Medicine, Production and Reproduction

Ellie Button

Howells Veterinary Services

Veterinary Surgeon

Fiona Lovatt

Flock Health

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Recognised Specialist in Sheep Health and Production

Fiona MacGillivray

MacVet Cattle Communications Ltd


John Carr

Howells Veterinary Services & James Cook University

Specialised Pig Vet

James Breen

University of Nottingham

Clinical Associate Professor (Cattle Health and Production)

JP Crilly

Larkmead Veterinary Group & Royal Veterinary College

EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Small Ruminant Health Management, RCVS Veterinary Specialist in Sheep Health and Production

Carolyne Crowe

Training Consultant

Navaratnam Partheeban

Phibro Animal Health

Dairy Technical Specialist

Dr Jude L Capper

Livestock Sustainability Consultant

Dr Tim Potter

Westpoint Farm Vets and Kingshay Farming and Conservation Limited

Senior Clinical Director

James Russell

British Veterinary Association


Owen Atkinson

Dairy Veterinary Consultancy Ltd.


Dr Laura Hancox BVetMed PhD MRCVS

National Veterinary Manager

Kath Aplin BVSc Cert CHP MRCVS

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health UK Ltd

Veterinary Adviser

Sioned Timothy BVSc MSc MRCVS

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health UK Ltd

Ruminal Technical Services Manager

Mark Howells

Howells Vets


Ellen Schmitt

Bovine Field Practitioner

Kat Baxter-Smith

MSD Animal Health

Sector Veterinary Adviser Sheep and Beef

Abi Reader

Dairy Farmer

Colin Mason

Scotland's Rural College

Veterinary Centre Manager

Dr Tom Barragry

Professor in Veterinary Pharmacology & Therapeutics

European Specialist in Veterinary Pharmacology & Therapeutics

George Shaw

Provita Animal Health

Technical Adviser

George Brownlee

BVM&S, BSc (Hons) Vet Sc. MRCVS, Founder & CEO – VetIMPRESS

Rachel Hayton

Synergy Farm Health

Advanced Practitioner in Cattle Health and Production

Matt Yarnall

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health UK Ltd

Senior Brand Manager