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