Federation of Veterinarians of Europe
Welcome to the FVE website

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) is an umbrella organisation of veterinary organisations from 38 European countries.
We also represent 4 vibrant sections, each of which representing key groups within our profession: Practitioners (UEVP), Hygienists (UEVH), Veterinary State Officers (EASVO) and veterinarians in Education, Research and Industry (EVERI).

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FVE officially supports the "One Health Initiative"

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Vets are vital!

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CALLISTO brochure: outcomes & recommendations

FVE has been the project coordinator of the CALLISTO project.
In December 2014 CALLISTO has...

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Medical research: Vets are vital!

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Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - ENGLISH

This document tries to answer the main questions you may have regarding these changes. It has been...

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Animal welfare: vets are vital!

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ECCVT - Day One Competences & Annex V

The EECVT has released a position paper on Day One Competences and their use in the veterinary study programme.

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Meeting with Commissioner for Health and Food Safety

Healthy and active citizens eating safe and wholesome food is one of the priorities for Mr. Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety.

Tue, 03 Mar 2015Read more

FVE objects re-classification of ketamine

Ketamine is an essential medicine used for veterinary anaesthesia

Wed, 25 Feb 2015Read more

FVE conference on natural disasters and One Health

An updated version of the programme has been released. GET REGISTERED TODAY!

Tue, 24 Feb 2015Read more

Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - Document in 24 Languages!

From 29 December 2014, the legislation will change in respect to pet travel rules and pet passports.

Thu, 19 Feb 2015Read more

OIE boosts collaboration with the FVE

On 13 January 2015 OIE and FVE met in Paris.

Wed, 18 Feb 2015Read more

Harmonisation of veterinary education

Fundamental for establishing EU citizens' trust in veterinary services. ECCVT Statement

Tue, 13 Jan 2015Read more

World Health Day 2015: Food safety

WHO is promoting efforts to improve food safety, from farm to plate (and everywhere in between) on World Health Day, 7 April 2015.

Fri, 09 Jan 2015Read more

ECCVT newsletter

The fifth issue of the ECCVT newsletter is published.

Wed, 03 Dec 2014Read more

Position paper on the use of zinc oxide

Zinc Oxide should be treated as any other Veterinary Medicinal Product (VMP).

Tue, 02 Dec 2014Read more

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 - Fri, 17 Apr 2015

FVE Conference: Focus on Natural disasters

Natural disasters and One Health; Are we prepared? Final programme is released! Brussels, 16 &...

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Thu, 21 May 2015 - Fri, 22 May 2015

Global conference on One Health

This event is organized by the World Veterinary Association (WVA) and the World Medical Association...

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