15 to 17 January 2026 Leipzig Veterinary Congress

Press releases overview

21/01/2024 12th Leipzig Veterinary Congress Celebrates Record Numbers of Exhibitors and Visitors After three days of intensive educational events, fascinating discussions and exciting product presentations, the 12th Leipzig Veterinary Congress has closed with record attendance. Despite the snow and ice, 6,900 (2022: 5,600) visitors from the veterinary care industry and 500 speakers from all across German-speaking Europe flocked to Leipziger Messe from 18 to 20 January. Participants were thrilled with the extensive content and superb quality of the congress programme. Many visitors also took the opportunity to attend the vetexpo and be inspired by new products and services for daily use in their veterinary practices. 329 exhibitors came to the trade fair, making it the largest of its kind in Central Europe. They showcased a wide range of innovations, products, trends and services for applications in veterinary treatment and care. Continue reading
23/11/2023 Feature Topic for Veterinary Assistants: Challenges in Emergency Care – We Are There for Our Patients! Emergency cases present particular challenges for staff working at veterinary clinics. The feature topic for veterinary assistants at the 2024 Leipzig Veterinary Congress will be "Challenges in emergency care – we are there for our patients!" The topic will focus on how various emergency cases can be assessed and how appropriate initial treatment can be provided. There will also be lectures on how to make a diagnosis and what to be particularly aware of when doing so. Continue reading
14/11/2023 Veterinary Practice Management Nowadays, all veterinary practices and clinics need good practice management. A well-managed practice not only ensures everything runs smoothly and patients receive good care but also supports staff well-being and helps to create good working relationships across the entire team. For the first time, the Leipzig Veterinary Congress will be devoting an exclusive series of talks to important topics in practice management. Continue reading
04/10/2023 Programme for the 2024 Leipzig Veterinary Congress: Comprehensive CPD with New Feature Topics The Leipzig Veterinary Congress is an absolute must for any vets wanting to stay abreast of the latest advances in veterinary medicine. With over 500 lectures and courses, this highly practical conference programme offers a broad and up-to-date range of professional development opportunities in all areas of veterinary medicine. From 18 to 20 January 2024, the latest advances in veterinary medicine will be in the spotlight at Leipziger Messe in a variety of formats to promote knowledge transfer and dialogue within the industry. New feature topics on the conference programme at this year's event are anatomy and practice management. Continue reading
15/02/2023 The 2024 Leipzig Veterinary Congress – Comprehensive Market Overview and Extensive Professional Development Programme From infectious diseases in pigs and behavioural therapy in small animals to pharmaceutical and food law, the 12th Leipzig Veterinary Congress (18 to 20 January 2024) will once again provide high-calibre professional development opportunities for veterinarians, veterinary assistants, industry representatives and students. Numerous sessions will focus on feature topics that shed light on the latest advancements in research and development and examine specific questions from various perspectives. The conference programme will be complemented by the vetexpo trade fair which is open on all three days of the conference as it was in 2022. Visitors to this event, which is the largest of its kind for veterinary medicine in German-speaking countries, can therefore experience the full range of lectures and exhibits on all three days. Continue reading