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15th May 2020

The Agriculture Bill has passed its final House of Commons reading unamended, despite a cross industry lobby‘s attempt to enshrine support for imported food products to meet UK standards in the new law. The Bill passed its third reading (report...
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AgriTrade News

14th May 2020

The British Egg Industry Council, in partnership with Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) and the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), has welcomed the latest Government pledge to uphold high environmental, food safety and...
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The Poultry Site

6th May 2020

Research conducted by the Royal Veterinary College (RVC), funded by The American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation (AKC CHF), shows that small changes to the diets of dogs with hard-to-treat epilepsy has the potential to reduce the number of...
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Royal Veterinary College

6th May 2020

  Just published in the journal Veterinary Pathology, the RVC's Prof Simon Priestnall is the author of an invited commentary on canine respiratory coronavirus. Simon and Dr Judy Mitchell lead the RVC’s Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease research...
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RVC

4th May 2020

With new legislation in Germany banning castration without full anaesthesia starting in 2021, many producers have to consider the most appropriate solutions to meet the new regulations. According to Niels Wuyts, DVM, technical director for swine at...
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The Pig Site

4th May 2020

Eligibility for animal welfare grants for licensed zoos and aquariums affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). If you run a licensed zoo or aquarium in England and are experiencing severe financial difficulties because of lost revenue, you can apply for...
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GOV.UK

1st May 2020

Non-conventional analgesics may be useful when traditional drugs are insufficient or need to be avoided To manage pain, it is helpful to understand how it is recognised and altered by the body. This is called the pain pathway and consists of four...
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Veterinary Practice

30th April 2020

As reports of coronavirus outbreaks at the US's biggest meat processors continue, new analysis of government documents by the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) finds that JBS USA and Smithfield foods have sub-standard animal welfare records. The...
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The Dairy Site

28th April 2020

We've released these figures as part of our emergency appeal, launched to keep our rescue teams out on the road during the Coronavirus crisis, continuing to rescue animals most in need. Our animal rescuers have been designated key workers by the...
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RSPCA

28th April 2020

To end the suffering of millions of wild animals used as entertainment, food, medicine, and pets and to prevent future pandemics, we’re shifting our focus to fight the entire global wildlife trade The bigger picture of wildlife exploitation  The...
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World Animal Protection

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