British Veterinary Association praises NI vets for being strong and supportive ahead of Brexit

Date: 
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Source: 
BVA

British Veterinary Association President, Daniella Dos Santos has championed the vital work of vets in Northern Ireland and praised the profession for getting as prepared as possible for the challenges and opportunities presented by Brexit.

BVA is particularly concerned about how a no-deal Brexit could impact on Northern Ireland’s vets, as it would lead to a significant rise in demand for veterinary certification of animals and animal products for export over the land border and into the EU.  A no-deal scenario would also mean that people would have to prepare at least four months ahead if they want to travel to the EU with their pets, placing new demands on small animal vets to fulfil requirements for vaccination and rabies testing....

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