Aims and scope

Veterinary Record Case Reports is an online resource that aims to publish a high volume of cases in all fields of veterinary medicine and surgery so that veterinary professionals, researchers and others can easily find important information on both common and rare conditions. All articles are peer reviewed and copy edited before publication.


Alastair MacMillan BVSc MSc PhD FRCPath MRCVS

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Veterinary Record Case Reports has a special business model whereby authors and readers (or their practice/institution) must be a subscriber. Subscribers are entitled to:

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Veterinary Record Case Reports is owned by the British Veterinary Association.

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BMJ is a founding organisation of the AllTrials initiative, which calls for all past and present clinical trials to be registered and their results reported.


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