Conceptual image showing the different elements of research

Current research

The data submitted by veterinary practices and laboratories makes a variety of research possible. Here we have showcased some of the research being completed by the SAVSNET team and postgraduate researchers.  A key aim of SAVSNET is to support research and we invite researchers from practice, academia and industry to consider using SAVSNET data for their research requirements.

Identification and reporting of adverse drug reactions White cat with person holding a tablet in a gloved hand

Identification and reporting of adverse drug reactions

The central objective of this project is to explore whether the use of information technology and informatics system, in the form of SAVSNET, can facilitate collection and analysis of pharmacovigilance data and assessment of interventions designed to improve reporting.

PetSavers' Old Age Pets Project Old Cocker Spaniel with a very grey face

PetSavers' Old Age Pets Project

Investigating the most common reasons for old age dogs presenting to primary care and the preventative healthcare and treatment options provided for these issues.

PetSavers' vaccine hesitancy project Close up image of subcutaneous injection in a dog

PetSavers' vaccine hesitancy project

Investigating vaccine hesitancy and developing new strategies to improve vaccine uptake in companion animals.