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.
MSD Animal Health & FVE Scholarships - DEADLINE POSTPONED!
MSD Animal Health and FVE made the 2017 Veterinary Student Scholarship Program available.
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
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.
European Union places One Health on the top
Veterinarians, Doctors and Dentists welcome the new European One Health action plan against Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)
Vaccination of animals = Veterinary Act
Vaccination of all animals, both livestock and companion animals, is and should always remain a veterinary act.
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.
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
Regulation (EU) 2017/625 on Official Controls
The new Regulation on official controls has been published on the Official Journal.
FVE calls for improved and more effective controls in slaughterhouses
Private and public partners need to take more responsibility for the shared objectives: the respectful treatment of animals destined for slaughter and safe, high quality meat for consumers
FVE supports MEPs reports on rabbits and horses welfare
FVE support the two own-Initiative reports on rabbits (by MEP S. Eck) & the one on Equidae (by MEP J. Girling)
Next FVE General Assembly in Tallinn
Estonian Veterinary Association invites the delegates of FVE to Tallinn to participate in the FVE General Assembly taking place on 9-10 June, 2017!
Registration and Agenda
Provision of services of quality is essential for veterinarians
FVE position on the recent publication of proposals for proportionality test and notification of services