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Wednesday December 07, 2016
FVE welcomes process hygiene criterion in poultry

FVE welcomes process hygiene criterion in poultry

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe welcomes the introduction of 'process hygiene criterion' (PHC) for Campylobacter spp. for poultry carcasses.

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Monday December 05, 2016
MSD Animal Health & FVE Veterinary Students Scholarship Program 2016: 16 students selected!

MSD Animal Health & FVE Veterinary Students Scholarship Program 2016: 16 students selected!

MSD Animal Health and the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe are pleased to announce that 16 students have been selected!

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Friday December 02, 2016
European vets speak out against problems surrounding dog trade

European vets speak out against problems surrounding dog trade

Profit should never take priority over animal health and welfare and should never harm the consumer.

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Friday November 18, 2016
Fighting Antimicrobial Resistance - FVE and the French Veterinary Council shortlisted!

Fighting Antimicrobial Resistance - FVE and the French Veterinary Council shortlisted!

FVE and the Ordre National des Veterinaires are in the list of finalists for the 2016 EU Health Award for NGOs!

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Friday November 18, 2016

FVE at the EAAD 2016

The European veterinary profession is strongly committed to the responsible use of antibiotics.

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Monday November 14, 2016
Veterinarians' Contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Veterinarians' Contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals

The veterinary profession has the know-how and therefore a responsibility to do its best for people, animals, plants and the environment.

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Saturday November 12, 2016
FVE welcomes EP Report on Responsible Ownership and Care of Horses

FVE welcomes EP Report on Responsible Ownership and Care of Horses

FVE and FEEVA very much welcomes the Report on responsible ownership and care of equines (2016/2078(INI)) by the European Parliament Mrs. Girling

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Thursday November 03, 2016
Doctors and Veterinarians celebrating One Health Day

Doctors and Veterinarians celebrating One Health Day

FVE and CPME recognise the benefits of a "One Health" concept and commit themselves to close cooperation.

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Friday October 28, 2016
VETCEE Updates

VETCEE Updates

VETCEE accredited the first programmes in 2013. These graduates share today their experience.

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Thursday October 27, 2016
ECCVT update

ECCVT update

The ECCVT meeting took place on 21 September in Brussels under the chairmanship of the EBVS President, Prof Dominiek Maes.

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Monday October 17, 2016
MSD & FVE scholarship program 2016: a success story!

MSD & FVE scholarship program 2016: a success story!

MSD Animal Health and the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) are pleased to announce that the 2016 Veterinary Student Scholarship Program has been a great success.

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Thursday September 29, 2016
FVE calls to end suffering of animals at long distance transport

FVE calls to end suffering of animals at long distance transport

For a number of reasons waiting periods for trucks arriving at the Bulgarian-Turkish border can become very long. This cannot go on and action is urgently needed.

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Thursday September 08, 2016
MSD Animal Health & Federation of Veterinarians of Europe Scholarship Grant 2016

MSD Animal Health & Federation of Veterinarians of Europe Scholarship Grant 2016

Veterinary Student Scholarship Program 2016: distributing 10 grants of 5,000 US Dollars.

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Wednesday September 07, 2016
New VETCEE Approved programme

New VETCEE Approved programme

The first VETCEE Approved programme in Laboratory Animal Science and Medicine is in Spain.

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Wednesday August 03, 2016
EMA releases updated colistin advise

EMA releases updated colistin advise

On 27 July, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) updated its colistin advise.

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Tuesday August 02, 2016
OIE veterinary education recommendations

OIE veterinary education recommendations

The World Organisation for Animal Health, OIE, released recommendations to further improve veterinary education worldwide.

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Friday July 08, 2016
FVE launches self assessment scheme for its members

FVE launches self assessment scheme for its members

In the last General Assembly FVE has decided to launch a voluntary assessment for Veterinary Statutory Bodies that are FVE members.

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Thursday June 09, 2016
Relationship between animal welfare and the use of antibiotics in food animals

Relationship between animal welfare and the use of antibiotics in food animals

FVE has adopted in the last General Assembly a position paper on the relationship between antibiotics and animal welfare.

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Monday June 06, 2016

FVE position paper on coccidiostats

FVE believes that all coccidiostats should be under veterinary prescription

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Friday May 13, 2016
Stray dog population control: OIE one-year awareness campaign in the Balkans

Stray dog population control: OIE one-year awareness campaign in the Balkans

One-year awareness campaign in the Balkan Peninsula to contribute to stray dog population control in the region.

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Thursday April 21, 2016
FVE - AVMA partnership

FVE - AVMA partnership

This relationship allows vets to unite as a larger voice, advocating across continents for the importance of veterinary medicine to society

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Monday April 18, 2016
Update on ECCVT Activities

Update on ECCVT Activities

The European Coordinating Committee on Veterinary Training met on 22 March.

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Thursday March 24, 2016
Brussels bomb attacks

Brussels bomb attacks

The FVE Board of directors and staff are shocked by the horrible attacks that took place in Brussels this week.

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Monday March 14, 2016
Veterinarians play a crucial role in fighting antimicrobial resistance

Veterinarians play a crucial role in fighting antimicrobial resistance

On 10 March 2016 the European Parliament voted in the plenary on the proposal to amend the EU law on veterinary medicines. The vote is an important step in the EU co-decision process.

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Monday March 14, 2016
Medicated feed: FVE recommendations for the AGRI Committee

Medicated feed: FVE recommendations for the AGRI Committee

In view of the vote on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on veterinary medicinal products, taking place on 15 March 2016.

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Thursday March 10, 2016
FVE welcomes Animal Health Law adoption

FVE welcomes Animal Health Law adoption

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) welcomes the adoption of the EU Law on transmissible animal diseases, also called the Animal Health Law (AHL).

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Wednesday February 24, 2016

Epruma appoints new Chairman: FVE Vice President R. van Dobbenburgh

EPRUMA is happy to announce the appointment of FVE-Vice President Rens van Dobbenburgh as new Chairman.

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Friday February 19, 2016

Veterinary medicines legislation: vote in European Parliament ENVI committee

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) is happy to see that the ENVI Committee puts much emphasis on fighting antimicrobial resistance in animals and people.

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Thursday February 11, 2016

FVE meets Commissioner for DG Sante

On Monday 8 February FVE President Rafael Laguens, Vice-Presidents Rens van Dobbenburgh and Arne Skjoldager, and Executive Director Jan Vaarten met Mr. Vytenis Andriukaitis.

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Thursday February 11, 2016
Call for nominations - Veterinary Statutory Bodies Working Group

Call for nominations - Veterinary Statutory Bodies Working Group

The FVE Board has approved the revised Terms of Reference for the VSB Working Group.

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Monday February 08, 2016
Fitness for transport of Equidae: Guidelines released!

Fitness for transport of Equidae: Guidelines released!

The European Commission welcomes the publication of practical guidelines on assessing the fitness for transport of equidae (horses, ponies, donkeys and their hybrids).

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Monday February 01, 2016
FishMedPlus Coalition established

FishMedPlus Coalition established

FishMedPlus Coalition, established in December 2015, aims to facilitate the greater availability of veterinary medicinal products.

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Friday January 22, 2016
Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership - Briefing note

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership - Briefing note

The European Union is currently negotiating a trade and investment deal with the United States Government, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership or so-called TTIP.

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Thursday January 21, 2016
European Commission welcomes practical EU guidelines to assess fitness of pigs for transport

European Commission welcomes practical EU guidelines to assess fitness of pigs for transport

These guidelines are designed to provide an easy understanding, help and advice to professionals involved in the transportation of pigs and aim to complement existing EU legislation.

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Thursday January 14, 2016
FVE Medicines Working Group

FVE Medicines Working Group

The FVE/UEVP Medicines working group met on 12 January in the FVE office.

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