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Sweden’s new Animal Welfare Law

Sweden’s new Animal Welfare Law

The new Animal Welfare Law was voted in Swedish parliament last summer

EPRUMA best-practice framework for the use of vaccines in animals

EPRUMA best-practice framework for the use of vaccines in animals

The European Platform for the Responsible Use of Medicines in Animals has published a new publication on the use of vaccines.

EBVS General Assembly in Brussels

EBVS General Assembly in Brussels

On April 11-12 of this year, the European Board of Veterinary Specialization (EBVS) held its annual assembly in Brussels.

FECAVA meetings with Corporates at BSAVA Congress

FECAVA meetings with Corporates at BSAVA Congress

The 62nd annual BSAVA Congress was held at the beginning of April in Birmingham. It is the largest European event, offering small animal veterinary CPD.

MSD changing Bravecto packaging

MSD changing Bravecto packaging

In an effort to improve the characteristics and wellbeing of brachycephalic breeds, it is inappropriate to use photos of these breeds for packaging and promo material. 

Irish Government is considering banning the sale of pups online!

Irish Government is considering banning the sale of pups online!

During the consultation on Irish animal welfare guidelines (which came into effect in January 2019), irregularities in animal welfare had been exposed and a lot of important submissions had been made.

Hesitancy over animal vaccination could be a deadly mistake

Hesitancy over animal vaccination could be a deadly mistake

Brussels, 18 April 2019; Mistaken beliefs about the need for pet vaccines and a growing hesitancy towards vaccination reported amongst pet owners in Europe could give rise to deadly diseases that not only affect cats and dogs, but also people. 

BHSAVA and Dog Trust Training Programm

BHSAVA and Dog Trust Training Programm

Good cooperation between BHSAVA and Dogs Trust Representative Office in Bosnia-Herzegovina is fired by similar values and aims in the field of small animal practice, particularly companion dogs. 

Eurogroup for Animals released its magazine on EU animal welfare issues

Eurogroup for Animals released its magazine on EU animal welfare issues

Eurogroup for Animals published the 13th issue of its quarterly magazine in March 2019. 

Danish guidelines of antibiotic usage now translated in English

Danish guidelines of antibiotic usage now translated in English

Our Danish colleagues translated their guidelines for antibiotic usage in English so we can all benefit from them in achieving the best possible clinical response with the lowest risk of antibiotic resistance.