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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FVE - FECAVA - AnimalhealthEurope - animals vaccination infographics

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3 questions for Nikolaus Kriz about Lumpy Skin Disease

Mr. Nikolaus Kriz is a veterinary surgeon who graduated in veterinary medicine in Austria. He has 25...

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FishMedPlus Coalition update

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VetFutures - Construir el futuro de la profesiĆ³n veterinaria

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Veterinary pharmacovigilance in Europe a survey of veterinary practitioners

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Top level Quality Assurance for Education in Veterinary Medicine in Europe

The European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA) has formally recognised the quality assurance system for veterinary education in Europe.

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WVA animal welfare award to Lotta Berg

5 veterinarians from Sweden, Brazil, Canada, China, Senegal have received the 2nd WVA Animal Welfare Awards in Barcelona!

Tue, 08 May 2018Read more

World Animal Vaccination Day: Prevention is better than cure

Vets and the animal medicines industry join forces on World Animal Vaccination Day to remind Europe's 80 million pet-owning households of the importance of vaccination of animals.

Fri, 20 Apr 2018Read more

FVE sign the EPHA call to actions on AMR

EPHA calls for important improvements and resources for the implementation of the EU AMR action plan at national level

Thu, 08 Feb 2018Read more

FVE welcomes Council agreement on the veterinary medicines package

On 20 December 2017, the Council agreed its mandate for the "trilogue" negotiations with the European Commission and the European Parliament on the proposals of the veterinary medicines package.

Fri, 22 Dec 2017Read more

MSD Animal Health & FVE Veterinary Student Scholarship Program 2017: 36 students granted $5,000!

MSD Animal Health & FVE: empowering the future leaders of the profession!

Tue, 28 Nov 2017Read more

WHO Guideline on the use of medically important antimicrobials in food-producing animals

This week the World Health Organisation (WHO) has published a Guideline on the use of Medically Important Antimicrobials in Food-Producing Animals.

Thu, 09 Nov 2017Read more

FVE Brexit negotiation plea

FVE asks politicians to keep in mind the vital role veterinarians play and not to jeopardise the current levels of animal health, animal welfare, public health and environmental protection.

Tue, 07 Nov 2017Read more

VetFutures Europe Action plan

FVE proudly publishes today the VetFutures Europe Action plan.

Thu, 26 Oct 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

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Intern at the OIE Paris

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Animal Health Officer (Antimicrobial Resistance) FAO - Rome

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Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - Sat, 09 Jun 2018

FVE General Assembly


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