We really hope you can join us in our mission to promote the principles and practical aspects of species-appropriate nutrition, through education of veterinary professionals and the pet-owning public. If you would like to know more about us, please head over to our 'ABOUT US' page or if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.
There are so many benefits to joining us whether you're a vet, nurse, pet owner of affiliate, here are a few listed below for the veterinary professionals, and a comparison table below that:
Find a Vet
Be put on the ‘Find a Vet’ list on the website as a member of the RFVS, which will help with referrals
Community & Online Platform
By being a member you are not only helping us, but it means that we can be here to help you! We have the private and bespoke forum where we can all connect/network, and we are here if you would like to discuss cases with experienced colleagues. We are also sharing up to date news on nutrition, raw feeding and related fields within veterinary medicine, articles of interest, videos etc from the UK and all over the world.
Know you have ‘Back up’, practical and moral support from other members
Be part of the Movement
Being part of a movement to change, significantly, veterinary medicine over the next 20 years
Be the first to know
As with our most recent event ‘Are you Raw Curious’, which was a free event, but with limited spaces. As a member you are the first to know about events, the line ups, such as this years Annual Conference, and of course of our projects.
We are currently working on a ‘Library’ of papers and articles for research and information which will be accessible from the membership platform
Discount to Conference
the Annual Conference is coming up in November, and unfortunately, we can’t tell you the line up yet, but we can assure you it will be informative and entertaining to say the least! https://rfvs.info/videos/ and as a member you receive a Discount!
We are hosting an amazing series of ‘Members Only’ Webinars, the first of which was on the 28th June, with more coming on Monday 19th July and Monday 23rd August. These are being hosted by Dr Morag Heirs who is currently a visiting lecturer for the University of Edinburgh (MSc in Clinical Animal Behaviour) and supervises their MSc research students. She is also Course Director for three entirely online MSc programmes for practitioners of Nutrition Science, Oriental Medicine and Complementary Medicine, and teaches research skills for practitioners.
Lives are coming this October, where one or two Committee members will host a live chat for an hour or two, where you can pop on and ask any questions you may have
Virtual Book Club - Coming Soon!
Very similar to other book clubs where you meet, have a glass of wine and discuss a novel… we will be using zoom to have a virtual, casual discussion, from the comfort of our own homes and their fridges, reading books from our ‘Book Recommendation’ List
Library - Coming Soon!
We are currently working on a ‘Library’ of papers for research and information which will be accessible from the membership platform
Coming Soon - Our Big Project!
We are also working on a Major project at the moment, we haven’t shouted too much about it yet, but as the first of its kind, it definitely deserves it. In 2022, we will be launching a University Accredited course in Species Appropriate Nutrition, of which our members will receive a discount. This will soon be marketed prior to it’s launch, but like everything else, our members will receive the details first!
We hope you can join us. All funds are used to drive the raw feeding campaign forward. Even if none of the above apply, donations are most welcome. Click here to join and you can contact me for anything else. Thank you.Neus Candela, President