Federation of Veterinarians of Europe

Animal Welfare: from cure to prevention

The EC TAIEX workshop on “Animal Welfare: from cure to prevention” co organized by the FVE, the Serbian Ministry of Agriculture and the Serbian Veterinary Chamber followed on 24-25 March in Belgrade. This 2 day workshop attended by more than 100 participants (both official veterinarians, practitioners and professors) from Serbia and its neighboring countries (Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Former Yugoslav Fyrom, Kosovo UNSCR 1244, Montenegro and Turkey). After the general session chaired by Walter Winding on animal welfare and strategies, practical sessions were performed on farms; 3 experts explained the Welfare Quality Project assessment tools in practice on poultry, cattle and pig holdings. The 2nd day was an opportunity to share information about educational programs in animal welfare.
Presentations given will be published on the Taiex website