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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Thu, 04 Mar 2021

Air-transport of brachycephalic pets

Thousands of pets are shipped annually by air To ensure successful transport for the special needs of the brachiocephalic...

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Thu, 18 Feb 2021

Horizon Europe Work Programme 2021 – 2022

Horizon Europe is the research and innovation framework programme running from 2021-2027 where the first work programmes are...

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Mon, 01 Feb 2021

Veterinarians need to be vaccinated!

From the start of the pandemic, most European countries recognised the importance of veterinarians in protecting animal and...

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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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25 January 2021

Veterinary Inspector

Veterinary Inspector SALARY: £38,017 - £41,799 (under review) Ref: IRC260869 DEPARTMENT: Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) LOCATION: The...

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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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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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