Federation of Veterinarians of Europe
Welcome to the FVE website

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) is an umbrella organisation of veterinary organisations from 38 European countries.
We also represent 4 vibrant sections, each of which representing key groups within our profession: Practitioners (UEVP), Hygienists (UEVH), Veterinary State Officers (EASVO) and veterinarians in Education, Research and Industry (EVERI).

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FVE officially supports the "One Health Initiative"

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Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - ENGLISH

This document tries to answer the main questions you may have regarding these changes. It has been...

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Animal welfare: vets are vital!

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How to use antimicrobials responsibly

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Veterinary aspects of aquatic animal health and welfare, aquaculture and ornamental fish trade

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Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - BULGARIAN

This document tries to answer the main questions you may have regarding these changes. It has been...

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FVE objects re-classification of ketamine

Ketamine is an essential medicine used for veterinary anaesthesia

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FVE conference on natural disasters and One Health

An updated version of the programme has been released. GET REGISTERED TODAY!

Tue, 24 Feb 2015Read more

Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - Document in 24 Languages!

From 29 December 2014, the legislation will change in respect to pet travel rules and pet passports.

Thu, 19 Feb 2015Read more

OIE boosts collaboration with the FVE

On 13 January 2015 OIE and FVE met in Paris.

Wed, 18 Feb 2015Read more

Harmonisation of veterinary education

Fundamental for establishing EU citizens' trust in veterinary services. ECCVT Statement

Tue, 13 Jan 2015Read more

World Health Day 2015: Food safety

WHO is promoting efforts to improve food safety, from farm to plate (and everywhere in between) on World Health Day, 7 April 2015.

Fri, 09 Jan 2015Read more

ECCVT newsletter

The fifth issue of the ECCVT newsletter is published.

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Position paper on the use of zinc oxide

Zinc Oxide should be treated as any other Veterinary Medicinal Product (VMP).

Tue, 02 Dec 2014Read more

FVE 10 principles of veterinary certification

The 10 principles represent best practice in veterinary certification

Tue, 02 Dec 2014Read more

Position paper on antimicrobial resistance - November 2014

Veterinarians are an important part of the solution to the urgent matter of antimicrobial resistance

Tue, 02 Dec 2014Read more

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Head of Risk Assessment and Scientific Assistance Department (RASA) EFSA Parma Italy

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Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad (SPANA) - Director of Veterinary Programmes London

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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 - Thu, 26 Feb 2015

EU Commission workshop on alternatives to pig castration

Workshop in Brussels on 26 February 2015 to discuss the main achievements in the field of...

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 - Fri, 17 Apr 2015

FVE Conference: Focus on Natural disasters

FVE in association with the Latvian Presidency and with the participation of the European Commission...

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