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Veterinary medicines Regulation published

Veterinary medicines Regulation published

The new Regulations on veterinary medicines and medicated feed were published in the EU Official Journal. 


MASTER OF COMPANION ANIMAL CLINICAL SCIENCE

MASTER OF COMPANION ANIMAL CLINICAL SCIENCE

MASTER OF COMPANION ANIMAL CLINICAL SCIENCE is an accredited post graduate education designed for veterinarians. Become VETCEE approved veterinarian in diseases of dogs and cats as part of the education and continue in a specialization track to complete the master’s programme.

BSAVA Early Bird savings

BSAVA Early Bird savings

FECAVA members are invited to take advantage of the BSAVA early bird savings to attend @BSAVACONGRESS2019 this April.

FECAVA Travel Scholarship 2019 now open for applications

FECAVA Travel Scholarship 2019 now open for applications

The FECAVA Travel Scholarship encourages small animal veterinarians to appreciate the differences in veterinary life in other European cultures. 

FVE invites vets to participate in European survey

FVE invites vets to participate in European survey

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) is currently undertaking data collection for the second edition of VetSurvey, its demographic survey of the veterinary profession in Europe. 

German animal shelters ban adoptions during the Christmas period

German animal shelters ban adoptions during the Christmas period

A pet for Christmas? Certainly not in Germany, if the country's largest animal shelters have anything to say about it. From around December 15 anyone turning up to shelters in major cities such as Berlin, Hanover or Bremen to adopt will be turned away and asked to return in January, according to a report on Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany’s public international broadcaster.

The animal image: guidelines for advertisers

The animal image: guidelines for advertisers

To help companies promote positive animal health and welfare across a range of species, the British Veterinary Association (BVA) has launched a set of pet advertising guidelines 

A new membership card for FECAVA

A new membership card for FECAVA

To mark the occasion of the 25th FECAVA EuroCongress, to be held for the first time in the history of our organisation in St. Petersburg in Russia, the new membership card features the physiologist Ivan Petrovich Pavlov

FECAVA calls upon e-Bay to stop anonymous dog trade

FECAVA calls upon e-Bay to stop anonymous dog trade

FECAVA joined other veterinary and animal protection organisations in signing a letter asking e-Bay to end anonymous trading in pets on all its classified as sites. The letter, drafted by Four Paws, recalls that, “classified ads have become the major channel through which the illegal pet trade operates.” The letter invites e-Bay Inc. to follow the lead of online selling platforms such as Gumtree UK to introduce seller identification via a mandatory paywall for pet ads to discourage unscrupulous operators.

Seasonal Greetings

Seasonal Greetings

As 2018 is drawing to a close, FECAVA and the European Small Animal Veterinary Community is looking back at another 12 months of ongoing activities with important matters affecting veterinarians all over Europe, at a range of new initiatives aimed to improve the understanding and the communication of all members of our profession and of course at another fabulous and extremely well attended FECAVA EuroCongress.