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25th February 2021

The Veterinary Animal Welfare Coalition is supporting a new BVA and The FOAL Group petition calling on the Government to close all legal loopholes and end the trend in ear-cropped dogs. ...follow the link to read the article in full on the BVA...
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BVA

25th February 2021

On 23rd February, a letter signed by more than 140 scientists, including 20 UK signatories and world-renowned conservationist Jane Goodall, PhD, DBE, UN Messenger of Peace and founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, was submitted to the European...
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Ciwf

23rd February 2021

Now Open for Application The Society for Companion Animal Studies (SCAS) is delighted to announce that the second round of its three-year funding scheme, to support research which furthers our understanding of the human-animal bond, is now open for...
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18th February 2021

Tougher sentences for animal abusers in Wales are a step closer to reality as we continue to campaign for the change. The Welsh Government has laid a legislative consent memorandum (LCM) which would allow provisions in the Animal Welfare (Sentencing...
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RSPCA

9th February 2021

Brooke has launched a new Animal Welfare Indicators Repository this week.   The aim is to make Brooke’s animal welfare indicators readily available so that others around the world can learn from Brooke's experience in this area and better support...
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1st February 2021

RSPCA vision Our vision is a world where all animals are respected and treated with kindness and compassion. Our mission is to ensure animals have a good life by rescuing and caring for those in need, by advocating on behalf of all animals and by...
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RSPCA

31st January 2021

The FVE are keen to find out which animal welfare indicators are used most by practitioners to measure animal welfare problems on the farm.  Animal welfare indicators can be resource-based indicators (e.g. enough food, wide enough stable, clean...
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31st January 2021

Seeking views on ending live animal exports for slaughter and fattening, starting in or transported through England or Wales, and on further improvements to animal welfare in transport. ...follow the link to the consultation on GOV.UK...
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GOV.UK

28th January 2021

RSPCA have given a cautious welcome to new regulations laid by the Welsh Government which aim to end third party selling of young puppies and kittens in Wales. ...follow the link to read the article in full at RSPCA...
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RSPCA

28th January 2021

RSPCA announced that they are exploring the transfer of our animal welfare prosecuting role to the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) to focus on frontline work rescuing and caring for animals and investigating cruelty. ...follow the link to read the...
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RSPCA

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