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FVE/Beva European transport forum

Monday, 29 November 2010

The European Transport Forum took place in Brussels on 29 November 2010. The aim was to discuss how the welfare of horses during transport can be improved through the better enforcement of legislation

The Forum was jointly organised by the FVE and BEVA and is sponsored
by The BEVA Trust and World Horse Welfare (WHW), with support from
European Commission DG Sanco and the European Economic and Social
Committee.


Read the
programme


Read the report


Presentations:


Opening
R. De Keyser

European
Commission view
by Andrea Gavinelli

Horse
transport stats
and report by Willy Baltussen

FVO
missions
on horse transport by Terence Cassidy

View of World
Horse Welfare
by Jo White

View of Animals' Angels (handout
and ppt)
by Christa Blanke

FEI
by Graeme Cooke

View by
Austrian Vet Inspector
by Alexander Rabitsch

View by Italian
Vet Inspector
by Mario Sapino

Practical considerations by Gianluigi
Giovagnoli


Relationship
horse transport, ID, etc
by Josh Slater

Outcome
Panel I
: horses transported for slaughter

Outcome
Panel II
: horses transported for other reasons

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