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Placed at 20-07-2017

Just out: the latest FECAVA newsletter!

CVMP meeting 11-13 July

CVMP meeting 11-13 July

Placed at 20-07-2017

CVMP had its last meeting in London before the summer break. They had a very busy agenda, amongst it:


European Conference of Microbiological Societies- FVE explains use of antibiotics in animals 2017

European Conference of Microbiological Societies- FVE explains use of antibiotics in animals 2017

Placed at 20-07-2017

Last week R. Von Dobbenburgh (FVE vice president) attended 7th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS) in Valencia (ES).

5-point plan to get your pet holiday-ready

5-point plan to get your pet holiday-ready

Placed at 17-07-2017

With summer holidays in sight, the British Veterinary Association (BVA) has launched an easy 5-point Pet Travel Checklist to help dog owners planning to take their canine friend abroad with them make sure that they are travel ready. 

Vet warning for pets as summer heat returns

Vet warning for pets as summer heat returns

Placed at 10-07-2017

As temperatures rise after a brief respite, pet owners are being warned to take extra care of their pets in the hot weather after almost half of UK vets reported animals being affected by heat-related conditions last summer, according to new figures from the British Veterinary Association (BVA).

Novel regeneration therapy available for use in UK dogs

Novel regeneration therapy available for use in UK dogs

Placed at 10-07-2017

A cell transplantation technique, historically used in human medicine with “groundbreaking regenerative capabilities”, has been made available to UK vets for the first time to treat a range of canine orthopaedic cases.

VPIS report gives ‘important insights’ for UK vets – BVA

VPIS report gives ‘important insights’ for UK vets – BVA

Placed at 10-07-2017

Figures show the Veterinary Poisons Information Service (VPIS) received 10,977 enquiries about poisoned animals in 2016, fractionally up on the previous year (10,893).

The EU Commission has no intention of regulating responsible online pet trade

The EU Commission has no intention of regulating responsible online pet trade

Placed at 07-07-2017

Concern about pet health and welfare due to unregulated online trade was at the heart of a joint letter sent early June to EU Commissioners Andriukaitis (DG SANTE) and Ansip (Vice-President of the EU Commission and in charge of the EU Digital Single Market) by the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE), the Union of European Veterinary Practitioners (UEVP), Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations (FECAVA) and FOUR PAWS International.

USAVA Congress 2017

USAVA Congress 2017

Placed at 06-07-2017

1-3 June 2017 in the city of Poltava hosted the annual USAVA Congress 2017 and EthnoVetFest 2017.

BSAVA Travel Scholarship winners report

BSAVA Travel Scholarship winners report

Placed at 05-07-2017

The 2017 BSAVA Congress, in Birmingham, once again welcomed four beneficiaries of its annual scholarship visiting programme.

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