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Practice inspections
Allowing RVNs to inspect practices
  1. Deirdre Carson
  1. Rossdales, Beaufort Cottage Stables, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 8JS
  1. email: deidre.carson{at}

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I write in response to Josh Loeb’s report ‘Calls to allow RVNs to inspect practices’ (VR, 18 May 2019, vol 184, p 607). While I don’t want to deprive Andrea Jeffrey of her ‘bottom dollar’, I can assure her that there are practices where veterinary surgeons and other non-registered veterinary nurse (RVN) staff administer Practice Standards Scheme (PSS) assessments. I also object to Jo …

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