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FVE inputs on the Official Controls Regulation tertiary legislation
FVE is of the opinion that Competent Authorities and the Veterinary Services shall continue to play a predominant role in defining how ante-mortem and post-mortem inspections are performed.
Thu, 21 Sep 2017Read more
Practical EU Animal Transport Guides for cattle, sheep, horses, pigs & poultry now available!
These new guides aim to provide practical advice to professionals to ensure that the animals they transport remain in good welfare.
Thu, 07 Sep 2017Read more
MSD Animal Health & FVE Scholarships - DEADLINE POSTPONED!
MSD Animal Health and FVE made the 2017 Veterinary Student Scholarship Program available.
Mon, 21 Aug 2017Read more
EU inter-agency antimicrobial consumption and resistance analysis (JIACRA) report
The JIACRA report for 2013-2015 is now available. It analyses the potential relationship between the consumption of antimicrobials by humans and animals and the occurance of antimicrobial resistance
Fri, 18 Aug 2017Read more
FVE, FECAVA, Four Paws call EU for responsible online pet trade
FVE, FECAVA and FOUR PAWS International are calling for classified ad sites to introduce seller registration on their sites to protect both the public and the animals being sold.
Fri, 07 Jul 2017Read more
European Union places One Health on the top
Veterinarians, Doctors and Dentists welcome the new European One Health action plan against Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)
Tue, 04 Jul 2017Read more
Vaccination of animals = Veterinary Act
Vaccination of all animals, both livestock and companion animals, is and should always remain a veterinary act.
Fri, 23 Jun 2017Read more
Practical EU guidelines to assess fitness of pigs for transport now available in many languages
The voluntary guidelines, which have been welcomed by the EU Commission, have been written by leading EU agri-food, veterinary, road transport and animal welfare stakeholder groups.
Mon, 15 May 2017Read more
Call to better regulate internet trade of animals
FVE, Fecava, FOUR PAWS wrote to the European Commissioners Ansip, for digital market and Commissioner Andriukaitis, Health and Food Safety, to express our concerns about internet trade of animals
Wed, 10 May 2017Read more
Regulation (EU) 2017/625 on Official Controls
The new Regulation on official controls has been published on the Official Journal.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017Read more