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Vets raise concerns over poultry welfare due to CO2 shortages

Vets are calling on major gas suppliers to prioritise CO2 supplies to slaughterhouses to maintain animal welfare standards.


BVA welcomes Cabinet Secretary’s statement on improving pet welfare in Wales

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has responded to a range of new measures announced yesterday (19 June) to further improve pet welfare standards in Wales.


BVA asks Michael Gove to correct EU vet snub

BVA has criticised Michael Gove’s false assertion that EU-qualified vets working in public-health critical roles in the UK are not as qualified as British vets


Animal welfare charity marks 35 years with exceptional day of thought-provoking debates

Over 200 delegates from the veterinary, animal welfare and academic fields gathered for a day of inspiring discussions at the AWF Discussion Forum in London


Stunning absence of figures on exports of non-stun meat

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has raised serious concerns over the lack of information on UK exports of meat from animals that have not been stunned before slaughter.


Vets welcome new welfare code for laying hens

BVA, the British Veterinary Poultry Association (BVPA) and Veterinary Public Health Association (VPHA) have jointly welcomed a New Code of Practice for the Welfare of Laying Hens and Pullets which was laid before parliament yesterday (5 June).

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