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Recognising veterinary specialists
  1. Neil A. Forbes, President
  1. EBVS, Great Western Exotic Vets, 10 Berkshire House, County Park Estate, Shrivenham Road, Swindon SN1 2NR
  1. e-mail: neil.forbes{at}

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I WRITE on behalf of the European Board of Veterinary Specialisation (EBVS), in response to the Comment ‘Simplifying specialisation’ (VR, February 11, 2012, vol 170, p 138). It is appropriate that we respond to this editorial, as the EBVS represents some 526 EU-recognised veterinary specialists in the UK; in comparison, there are just 329 RCVS-recognised specialists, although many EBVS specialists are also RCVS specialists.

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