Free Veterinary CPD

Free Online CPD for Vets and Veterinary Nurses

Providing complimentary certified CPD hours and giving you a taster of our On-Demand platform which has over 1,500 veterinary CPD videos.

Currently, practices are busier than ever and facing new challenges from an influx of young animals and new owners, increased time pressure and a constantly changing way of working. This content covers some of these issues and will show how our On-Demand platform provides valuable CPD accessible anytime, anywhere.

This selection of our videos are available without a subscription and cover a range of subjects both theoretical and practical for vets and veterinary nurses. You just need to register for free with us to gain access.

The Perils of Pandemic Puppies

The Perils of Pandemic Puppies

In this learning series, recorded at a live stream event, Sharon Edwards (Senior Animal Health Inspector at City of London Animal Health & Welfare Services) provides an update on the current issues in the UK and explains how vets can work with the relevant authorities to help fight back against the illegal puppy trade.

CPD: 1 Hour 43 minutes
Suitable for: Vets and Vet Nurses

An Introduction to Respiratory Medicine and Canine Nasal Disease

An Introduction to Respiratory Medicine and Canine Nasal Disease


This video with Jon Wray gives an introduction to canine respiratory medicine and also covers nasal disease in dogs. This is the first of a five part learning series for vets called A Problem-Orientated Approach to Canine Respiratory Disease

CPD: 1 hour 38 minutes
Suitable for: Vets

Feline Anaesthesia: Anaesthetic Equipment

Feline Anaesthesia: Anaesthetic Equipment

This video with Claire Roberts covers the maintenance and use of anaesthetic equipment including the difference between rebreathing and non-rebreathing circuits, choosing the correct circuit to use and the importance of leak testing our equipment. This is the first of a seven part learning series for vet nurses called Feline Specific Anaesthesia.

CPD: 48 minutes
Suitable for: Vet Nurses

Practical Demonstration of an Exploratory Laparotomy

Practical Demonstration of an Exploratory Laparotomy

This short video for vets with Davina Anderson is a practical demonstration of an exploratory laparotomy on a cadaver. Starting with the initial approach into the abdomen in a male dog and then following through a systematic examination of the abdominal organs.

This video is taken from the learning series Abdominal Surgery and is suitable for veterinary surgeons.

CPD: 19 minutes
Suitable for: Vets

Naso-Oesophageal Tube Placement in Cats

Naso-Oesophageal Tube Placement in Cats

In this short practical video Martha Cannon explains the advantages and disadvantages of using naso-oesophageal tubes as a method of assisted feeding in cats, demonstrates how to place them and discusses their care and maintenance.

This video is taken from the seven-part learning series The Inappetent Cat. Although originally lectured to an audience of veterinary surgeons, this short video is suitable for both vet nurses and vets.

CPD: 7 minutes
Suitable for: Vets and Vet Nurses

Gastric Lavage Procedure

Gastric Lavage Procedure

In this short practical video Eleanor Haskey explains the protocol for gastric lavage.

This video is taken from the learning series Toxicology for Nurses. Although originally lectured to an audience of veterinary nurses, this short video is suitable for both vets and vet nurses.

CPD: 2 minutes
Suitable for: Vet Nurses