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