• 30/03/2020
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    COVID-19 and Veterinary Activities designated as Essential

    COVID-19 and Veterinary Activities designated as Essential

    World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and the World Veterinary Association (WVA) have published a joint statement about essential veterinary activities in the time of pandemic COVID-19, as many governments have taken restrictive measures to close non-essential businesses. They highlight the specific veterinary activities which are key to ensure a continuum in food safety, disease

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    • 28/03/2020
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    FECAVA Council Meeting in Antwerp

    FECAVA Council Meeting in Antwerp

    The 35th SAVAB-Flanders Congress took place in Antwerp, Belgium from March 5 to 7, 2020. Belgians were great hosts not only for the delegates but also for FECAVA representatives, who gathered in Antwerp in considerable number (despite absences due to the coronavirus outbreak), to attend the first FECAVA meeting this year. Different activities took place

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    • 25/03/2020
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    #WeAreInThisTogether

    #WeAreInThisTogether

    Dear veterinary clinicians. We are facing challenging times trying to provide health care to pets while protecting ourselves and our clients. We are also aware that the coronavirus pandemic will create a substantial economic loss in our profession. FECAVA would like to invite you to create a short video clip (10-20 sec) on how you

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    • 18/03/2020
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    Advice for companion animal practitioners during the COVID-19 outbreak

    Advice for companion animal practitioners during the COVID-19 outbreak

    Let clients call you so you can decide which visits have priority. All staff should wear protective equipment (aligned with national advice from health authorities). All staff to wash hands regularly and thoroughly (after each pet or owner contact) and avoid touching their eyes, nose, and mouth. Keep at least 2-metres distance from other people; avoid contact (handshaking). Make appointments by phone

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