More than two-thirds of vets actively check labels and ask questions about the meat, fish and dairy products they purchase, according to figures revealed by BVA to mark National BBQ Week (30 May – 5 June).
The global Review on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), commissioned by the UK government and chaired by Lord O’Neill, has published (19 May) its final report calling for incentives to develop antibiotics, improved diagnostics and vaccines, and country-specific targets for the reduction of antimicrobial use in livestock.
Following calls in our Scottish election manifesto, the SRUC confirms a post-mortem laboratory will be retained at Inverness
The British Veterinary Association (BVA) and the Veterinary Public Health Association (VPHA) today re-iterated their call for mandatory CCTV in slaughterhouses and legislation to ensure vets have unrestricted access to slaughterhouse CCTV footage.
Following recent calls urging veterinary surgeons and their professional associations to take action to address the health problems experienced by brachycephalic dog and cat breeds, the British Veterinary Association (BVA) and the British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) have a statement.
We’ve collated a snapshot of key commitments from the main Scottish parties’ election manifestos affecting animal health and welfare issues.
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