About FVE

FVE represents veterinary organisations from 40 European Countries and veterinarians working in all different Sectors. FVE strives to enhance animal health, animal welfare, public health and the protection of the environment by promoting the veterinary profession.

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Latest news & events

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Wed, 06 Jan 2021

Nancy De Briyne new FVE Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) is happy to announce the appointment of Nancy De...

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Mon, 28 Sep 2020

Rabies: another global health priority for veterinarians!

Dog bite victims are especially children under the age of 15 More than 59,000 people die from this preventable disease...

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Tue, 08 Sep 2020

Shortage of veterinarians in rural & remote areas

Over the years FVE has been noticing an increasing shortage of veterinarians in rural and remote areas in Europe For this...

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To see the activities of FVE, click on the topic wanted.

This library section hosts many FVE-related materials: papers, presentations and reports – categorised according to topic for an easy and convenient access.

Animal Health
& Welfare

Veterinarians take care of the health and welfare of animals
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The veterinary profession is a liberal and a regulated profession
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Veterinarians prevent and treat diseases by using medicinal products
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Veterinary Education Establishments (VEEs) have a key role in our society
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Public Health
& Food Safety

Veterinarians play an essential role in protecting public health as well as the environment by providing a wide range of services.
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Job Opportunities

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21 December 2020

Veterinary Policy Officer European Affairs

FVE is searching a European Affairs Veterinary Policy Officer with experience in EU policy making.

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18 December 2020

Clinical Professor or Clinical Associate Professor in Equine Sports Medicine

Clinical Professor or Clinical Associate Professor in Equine Sports Medicine Faculty of Science, Sydney School of Veterinary Science Reference no. 1493/1220C About the opportunity The University of Sydney is Australia’s premier...

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Do you have an employment opportunity?

Employment opportunities for veterinarians are numerous and include private or corporate clinical practice, teaching and research, regulatory medicine, public health, and military service.

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