Funding studies to help your pets


Who we are

PetSavers is a division of the British Small Animal Veterinary Association and are the UK's leading veterinary charity.  We are dedicated to improving the health of pets by relieving the distress and pain caused by diseases, so that our companion animals can enjoy longer, fuller and healthier lives.

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Cast your vote

As part of BSAVA's 60th Anniversary celebrations, PetSavers is spending £140,000 on funding four additional Masters Degree by research grants this year. BSAVA members have the opportunity to decide which four topics are chosen. Please cast your vote by clicking through to the BSAVA website below by 10th April 2017.  You will need your BSAVA log in details handy in order to vote.

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Clinical research

"I am a big fan of PetSavers grants because there is very little else available to fund small animal research". Hattie Syme, winner of a 2015 Student Research Project grant into feline vaccination and antibodies, explains why she believes PetSavers deserve recognition in the veterinary profession.

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Get involved

PetSavers relies entirely on voluntary support to continue funding crucial research. With your help, we will be able to continue funding vital research, helping our pets for years to come.

Fundraise for PetSavers

Join an event

From dog walks to marathons, bike rides to mud runs - there is bound to be an event for you.

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Become a PetSavers practice

Join the £200 project and support the future of pet health.

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Volunteer your time

We are run entirely by the goodwill of the veterinary profession.


Make a donation

Find out about the many ways in which you can make a donation to PetSavers. 


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