More than half of animal owners do not understand what registered veterinary nurses do, according to nine in ten vets polled by the BVA.
As Chinese New Year - the Year of the Monkey - commences (8 February), animal health and welfare and veterinary organisations are reiterating their call for a ban on the keeping and trading of thousands of primates as pets.
The British Veterinary Association (BVA) launched its landmark animal welfare strategy, ‘Vets speaking up for animal welfare’, to a roomful of key influencers at its annual London Dinner held at One Great George Street, just off Parliament Square, on 3 February.
BVA has launched its landmark animal welfare strategy at its annual London Dinner highlighting the veterinary profession’s unique opportunity – and responsibility – to advocate animals’ best interests at individual, community and political levels.
The British Veterinary Association (BVA) today expressed its concern that almost two-thirds of food companies have no information on their commitment to stunning animals before slaughter.
BVA and BSAVA are calling for a complete ban on the sale and use of electric pulse training collars in response to the Scottish Government’s current consultation on the use of electronic aversive training aids.
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We're into the last week of the #VNTitle campaign petition - add your name & make a huge difference to VNs in the UK https://t.co/3u4P8wEeKm
08 Feb at 18:55
Students, a week today (15 Feb) overseas travel grant applications close - don't miss this great opportunity https://t.co/5yaeFI1lq0
08 Feb at 13:05
Our Voice of the Vet Profession survey has found half of pet owners don’t know what veterinary nurses do https://t.co/oyM58RJWI5
08 Feb at 12:05
Happy #ChineseNewYear -lets make sure this really is the Year of the Monkey by calling for a ban on Primates as pets https://t.co/xdU9CiBYmg
08 Feb at 11:40
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