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Brochures / Leaflets

Fri, 26 Jun 2020

What to check before buying a dog, especially online?

What to check before buying a puppy/dog Well-kept and healthy dogs are generally amazing companion animals and give a lot...

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Position Papers

Wed, 03 Feb 2021

Mapping and assessment of developments for veterinary profession under Dir. 2005/36/EC: time to amend Annex 5.4.1

The EU Commission (DG GROW) launched a call for tenders to start a review of minimum training requirements for veterinary...

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Brochures / Leaflets

Tue, 02 Oct 2018

Survey of the veterinary profession in Europe

FVE made in 2015 a report which  for the first time allows to compare veterinary demographic, labour market and financial...

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Mon, 14 Jun 2021

Animal Health & Welfare

Cannabinoids use in animals and the veterinary profession

On 11 June 2021, FVE adopted the following position on cannabinoids and their use in animals  The use of cannabis and...

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Mon, 14 Jun 2021

Animal Health & Welfare

Moving towards more animal welfare friendly systems for laying hens

On 11 June 2021, FVE adopted the following position paper on laying hens and the need to move a cage-free farmining...

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Fri, 04 Jun 2021

Animal Health & Welfare

Transport of calves

The German Federal Chamber of Veterinary Surgeons (BTK) and the German Veterinary Association for Animal Welfare (TvT)...

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Thu, 27 May 2021

Animal Health & Welfare / Education

Recommendations for ensuring good welfare of horses used for blood, serum or urine production

Horses are often used to collect blood, serum, or other substances for production of biologics and therapeutics used in...

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Fri, 23 Apr 2021

Animal Health & Welfare / Public Health & Food Safety

Livestock infectious diseases – FVE information sheet

With this information sheet FVE aims to help people better understand how infectious diseases emerge and spread between...

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Thu, 22 Apr 2021

Animal Health & Welfare / Public Health & Food Safety / Veterinary Profession

WVA Position on the Global Climate Change Emergency

Veterinarians, in their role as advocates for animal health and welfare and public health, have a responsibility to...

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