1 1 OIE Standards for Animal Welfare 23 November 2010 Beyrouth, Lebanon Dr Mariela Varas International Trade Department OIE
2 Outline 2 Standard setting work of the OIE Evolution of the OIE AW agenda A look at the AW standards Current issues
3 Standard setting work of the OIE 3
4 The 3 Sisters & the SPS Agreement CODEX food safety OIE animal health including zoonoses IPPC plant health Standards, guidelines and recommendations specifically recognised in the SPS Agreement as the references for international trade
5 5 OIE Specialist Commissions and Standards Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission "Code Commission" Aquatic Animal Health Standards Commission "Aquatic Animals Commission" Biological Standards Commission "Laboratories Commission"
6 Setting and updating international standards Committee, Commissions, Delegates Problem Ad hoc group of experts Comments Updated text Codes / Manuals Adopted General Session May (meets in May each OIE year) Members text for adoption Draft text Specialist Commission (meets twice a year) Report text for comments OIE Members
7 Members are responsible for standard setting 7 OIE Members are responsible for setting and adoption of international standards and participate actively in the standard setting process Requests for standards, review of standards and other advice also come to the OIE from the SPS Committee.
8 SPS/OIE measures 8 are a global public good Safe and Abundant Animal Production Food Safety Alleviation of Poverty Public Health (zoonoses) Market Access
9 Evolution of the OIE animal welfare agenda 9
10 Evolution of the OIE animal welfare agenda 2000: AW recognised as a strategic priority in the 3rd OIE Strategic Plan ; 2002: Adoption by the General Assembly of National Delegates of a Resolution leading to the creation of a permanent working group (AWWG); 2003: Adoption of the general principles; 2004: First Global Conference on Animal Welfare, Paris 2004;
11 Evolution of the OIE animal welfare agenda 2005: Adoption of the first Animal Welfare Standards: The transport of animals by land The transport of animals by sea The transport of animals by air The slaughter of animals for human consumption The killing of animals for disease control purposes 2008: 2 nd OIE Global Conference on AW (Cairo, Egypt);
12 Evolution of the OIE animal welfare agenda 2009: Adoption of new standards: The control of stray dog populations The welfare of farmed fish during transport 2009: First meetings of the ad hoc Groups on AW & livestock production systems (beef cattle and broiler chickens); 2010: Adoption of new standards: Welfare aspects of stunning and killing of farmed fish for human consumption Use of animals for research and education:
13 A look at the AW Standards 13
14 14 Terrestrial Animal Health Code Introduction to the recommendations for animal welfare The transport of animals by land The transport of animals by sea The transport of animals by air The slaughter of animals for human consumption The killing of animals for disease control purposes The control of stray dog populations. The use of animals in research and education
15 15 Introduction to the recommendations for animal welfare
16 16 Introduction to the recommendations Animal Welfare definition for animal welfare Chapter 7.1 Animal welfare means how an animal is coping with the conditions in which it lives. An animal is in a good state of welfare if (as indicated by scientific evidence) it is healthy, comfortable, well nourished, safe, able to express innate behaviour, and if it is not suffering from unpleasant states such as pain, fear, and distress. Good animal welfare requires disease prevention and veterinary treatment, appropriate shelter, management, nutrition, humane handling and humane slaughter/killing. Animal welfare refers to the state of the animal; the treatment that an animal receives is covered by other terms such as animal care, animal husbandry, and humane treatment.
17 17 Introduction to the recommendations Guiding principles for animal welfare for animal welfare Chapter 7.1 That there is a critical relationship between animal health and AW. Five freedoms : freedom from hunger, thirst and malnutrition; freedom from fear and distress; freedom from physical and thermal discomfort; freedom from pain, injury and disease; and freedom to express normal patterns of behaviour; Three Rs : reduction in numbers of, refinement of experimental methods and replacement of animal with non-animal techniques Scientific assessment of animal welfare;
18 18 Introduction to the recommendations for animal welfare Chapter 7.1 Guiding principles for animal welfare (cont.) The use of animals makes a major contribution to the wellbeing of people brings an ethical responsibility. Improvements in farm animal welfare can often improve productivity and food safety, and hence lead to economic benefits. Equivalent outcomes based on performance criteria, rather than identical systems based on design criteria, be the basis for comparison of animal welfare standards and recommendations.
19 19 Introduction to the recommendations for animal welfare Chapter 7.1 Scientific basis for recommendations Welfare is a broad term; The scientific assessment of animal welfare has progressed rapidly; Development of measures of animal welfare; These measures can lead to the definition of criteria and indicators
20 The transport of animals 20
21 21 The transport of animals Chapter 7.2 and Chapter 7.3 Transport by sea and land These recommendations apply to the following live domesticated animals: cattle, buffaloes, deer, camelids, sheep, goats, equines, and other domesticated animals. The amount of time animals spend on a journey should be kept to the minimum.
22 22 The transport of animals Chapter 7.2 and Chapter 7.3 Transport by sea and land Considered Aspects Animal behaviour Animal handlers (experience and competency) minimise the potential for distractions Responsibilities Exporters, importers (7.2), owners, masters of vessels, business agent, managers of facilities, animal handlers, Competent Authority, veterinarians.
23 23 The transport of animals Chapter 7.2 and Chapter 7.3 Transport by sea and land Considered Aspects Competence To carry out the relevant responsibilities Planning the journey: General considerations, Preparation of animals for the journey, Control of disease, Vessel and container design and maintenance, Special provisions for transport in road vehicles on roll-on/roll-off vessels or for containers, Nature and duration of the journey, Space allowance, Ability to observe animals during the journey, Emergency response procedures.
24 24 The transport of animals Chapter 7.2 and Chapter 7.3 Transport by sea and land Considered Aspects Documentation Pre-journey period Loading Travel Unloading and post-journey handling Actions in the event of a refusal to allow the importation of a shipment Species-specific issues
25 25 The transport of animals Considered aspects Livestock containers Chapter 7.4 Transport by Air Based on IATA s Live Animals Regulations Manual Recommendations for Destruction of carcasses pregnant animals Emergency slaughter Stocking density Handling of food and waste Preparation for air transport of material livestock Disposal of food and waste Disinfection and disinfestation material Radiation Tranquilization
26 Slaughter of animals 26
27 27 Slaughter of animals Chapter 7.5 General principles Object Personnel Animal behaviour Distractions and their removal Moving and handling animals General and specific recommendations per species Provisions relevant to animals delivered in containers Provisions relevant to restraining and containing animals Lairage design and construction Design of lairage Construction of lairage
28 28 Slaughter of animals Chapter 7.5 Care of animals in lairages Management of foetuses during slaughter of pregnant animals Handling and restraining methods Stunning methods : Mechanical stunning Electrical stunning Gas stunning (under study) Bleeding Methods, procedures or practices unacceptable on animal welfare grounds
29 29 Killing of animals for disease control purposes
30 Killing of animals for 30 disease control purposes General principles Chapter 7.6 These guidelines are based on the principle that the decision to kill the animals has been made. The chapter addresses the need to ensure the welfare of the animal until his death. Organisational structure Disease control contingency plans Responsibilities and competencies of the specialist team Team leader Veterinarian Animal handlers Animal killing personnel Carcass disposal personnel Farmer/owner/manager
31 Killing of animals for 31 disease control purposes Chapter 7.6 Considerations in planning the humane killing of animals Summary of killing methods free bullet penetrating or non-penetrating captive bolt electrical, two-stage application Maceration Electrical Gas, 3 Methods: CO2 / air mixture Nitrogen and/or inert gas mixed with CO2 Nitrogen and/or inert gases Lethal injection Addition of anaesthetics to feed or water Cervical dislocation and decapitation Pithing and bleeding
32 Stray dog population control 32
33 33 Stray dog population control Chapter 7.7 Guiding principles The promotion of responsible dog ownership can significantly reduce the numbers of stray dogs and the incidence of zoonotic diseases. Because dog ecology is linked with human activities, control of dog populations has to be accompanied by changes in human behaviour to be effective.
34 34 Stray dog population control Chapter 7.7 Definitions Euthanasia Stray dog Dog population control programme objectives improve health and welfare reduce numbers promote responsible ownership creation and maintenance of a rabies free dog population reduce the risk of other zoonotic diseases manage other risk prevent harm to the environment prevent illegal trade
35 35 Stray dog population control Chapter 7.7 Responsibilities and competencies Veterinary Authority Other government agencies Private sector veterinarians Non governmental organisations Local government authorities Dog owners It is recommended that the authorities establish an advisory group, to analyse and quantify the problem, identify the causes, obtain public opinion on dogs and propose the most effective approaches to use in the short and long term.
36 36 Stray dog population control Chapter 7.7 Control measures Education and legislation Registration and identification Reproductive control Removal and handling Capture (Management,return, rehoming or release) Environmental controls Control of dog movement (National and International) Regulation of commercial dog dealers Reduction in dog bite incidence Estimating the size of dog populations Euthanasia
37 37 Stray dog population control Chapter 7.7 Euthanasia Restraint Special equipment Unacceptable practices (examples of Chemical methods and Mechanical methods) Confirmation of death Carcass disposal Accepted methods
38 Use of animals for research and education 38
39 39 Use of animals for research and education Chapter 7.8 Adopted at the 78th General Session in May 2010 Preamble To provide advice and assistance To recognise the vital role played by the use of live animals The need for humane treatment The significant role of veterinarians
40 40 Use of animals for research and education Chapter 7.8 Important Definitions Euthanasia Distress Pain Suffering Humane endpoint Scope Animals (excluding bees) Use in research (including testing) and higher education Production of biologicals
41 41 Use of animals for research and education Chapter 7.8 Challenges: Increase awareness. Problems with the transport of laboratory animals: International campaigns by animal rights activists
42 42 Aquatic Animal Health Code Chapter 7.1 Introduction to recommendations for the welfare of farmed fish Chapter 7.2 Welfare of farmed fish during transport Chapter 7.3 Welfare aspects of stunning and killing of farmed fish for human consumption
43 The Way forward 43
44 The Way forward Maintain and strengthen existing procedures for updating and creating international standards; Increase involvement of scientific community and understanding of regional issues through OIE Collaborating Centres on AW (Italy, New Zealand/Australia and Chile/Uruguay); OIE support in principle for the Universal Declaration on AW (Resolution XIV, 75th General Session).
45 The Way forward 3 rd OIE Global Conference to be held in Asia in 2012 Chapter on Broiler chicken production systems Chapter on Beef Cattle production systems Future work on Dairy Cattle Production Systems
46 Thank you for your attention Organisation mondiale de la santé animale World Organisation for Animal Health Organización Mundial de Sanidad Animal 12 rue de Prony, Paris, France -
OIE Animal Welfare Work Programme Dr. Karin Schwabenbauer, President EP Animal Welfare Intergroup, Strasbourg 5th July 2012 Outline The OIE The Specialist Commissions The Working Groups OIE Standard Setting
Stray Dog Population Control Terrestrial Animal Health Code Chapter 7.7. Tikiri Wijayathilaka, Regional Project Coordinator OIE RRAP, Tokyo, Japan AWFP Training, August 27, 2013, Seoul, RO Korea Presentation
Animal Welfare: the role of the OIE Dr Sarah Kahn Director, International Trade Department Animal Welfare in Europe: Achievements and Future Prospects Strasbourg, 23-24 November 2006 CONTENTS Introduction
WORLD ORGANIZATION FOR ANIMAL HEALTH /OIE/- ENGAGEMENT WITH ANIMAL WELFARE AND THE VETERINARY PROFFESSION Prof. Dr. Nikola Belev Honorary President OIE Regional Commission for Europe Regional Representative
Third Global Conference on Animal Welfare Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Bernard Vallat Director General Contents 2 1. Background on the OIE 2. Animal welfare in the global trade context 3. OIE Achievements 4.
Regional Seminar OIE National Focal Points for Veterinary Products Tokyo, Japan 2 4 March 2016 Terrestrial and Aquatic Manuals and mechanism of standard adoption Dr Maria Szabo Scientific and Technical
World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) and Animal Welfare Presentation to the National Farm Animal Care Council May 13, 2010 Presentation Overview Animal Welfare and the OIE International trade context
OIE Standards for Animal feed and food safety: terrestrial and aquatic animals OIE regional seminar on food safety Singapore, 12-14 October 2010 Yamato Atagi 1 Deputy Head, International Trade Department,
Veterinary Importance and OIE Standards and Activities Consultation meeting with stakeholders - Request from the European Commission for advice on the impact on public and animal health of the use of antibiotics
EU Programmes for Animal Welfare in the European region Andrea Gavinelli Unit G3 Animal Welfare Directorate General Health and Consumers 1 FUNDAMENTALS Animal Welfare Definition as agreed by OIE members
STRAY DOG POPULATION CONTROL TERRESTRIAL ANIMAL HEALTH CODE CHAPTER 7.7. 5 8 August 2014, Tokyo/Yokohama-Japan Tikiri Wijayathilaka, OIE RRAP, Tokyo, Japan 1 Presentation outline o History of the chapter
The OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial & Aquatic Animals Regional seminar for OIE National Focal Points for Veterinary Products, Tokyo, Japan, 3-5 December 2014 Barbara Freischem,
Regional cooperation towards eradicating the oldest known zoonotic disease in Europe Antalya, Turkey 4-5 December 2008 OIE international standards on Rabies: Dr. Lea Knopf Scientific and Technical Department
Office International des Épizooties World Organisation for Animal Health created in 1924 in Paris The Challenge of International Biosecurity and the OIE Standards and Actions Meeting of the State Parties
of Conferences of OIE Regional Commissions organised since 1 June 2013 endorsed by the Assembly of the OIE on 29 May 2014 2 12 th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for the Middle East Amman (Jordan),
Notifable pig disease threats for Baltic and neighbouring countries. Ways to escape EPP Congress 30 May 1 June, 2012, Vilnius,Lithuania Prof. Kazimieras Lukauskas Representation for Europe; PVS, GAP analysis
Animal Welfare Considerations for Fish Farms in BC Myron Roth Industry Specialist, Aquaculture and Seafood Salmon Containment Workshop Chamcook, New Brunswick, Canada April 29-30, 2014 1 BC Aquaculture
Structure of the OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals Regional Seminar for OIE National Focal Points for Veterinary Laboratories Jeju, Republic of Korea, 5-7 April 2016 Dr.
14 March 2017 (17-1466) Page: 1/8 Committee on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures Original: English/French/Spanish 68 TH MEETING OF THE SPS COMMITTEE COMMUNICATION FROM THE WORLD ORGANISATION FOR ANIMAL
Veterinary Statutory Bodies: Their roles and importance in the good governance of Veterinary Services Regional Seminar on Veterinary Statutory Bodies in the Eastern European countries context 12-13 December
Caroline Planté Sub-Regional Representation in Brussels OIE standards on the use of antimicrobials and antimicrobial resistance monitoring OIE Regional Seminar on Food Safety Sofia, Bulgaria, 22-24 April
Mariano Ramos Chargé de Mission OIE Programmes Department Surveillance Regional Table Top Exercise for Countries of Middle East and North Africa Tunisia; 11 13 July 2017 Agenda Key definitions and criteria
Peste des Petits Ruminants Articles of the OIE Terrestrial Manual and Terrestrial Code related to PPR Joseph Domenech, OIE 5 th meeting of the GF TADs Regional Steering Committee for Europe October 8 th
Antimicrobial resistance Summary of OIE Activities July 2015 EDITORIAL Risks associated with the use of antimicrobials in animals worldwide Dr Vallat, Director General of the World Organisation for Animal
OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Standards Commission Issues of interest to the region Challenges and proposals 26 th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Europe Bern, Switzerland, 22-26 September
World Organisation for Animal Health 2017 Progressive Actions for Achievement of global health security Dr Susan Corning BA MSc BVSc MRCVS FRSPH Global Health Security Agenda Steering Group Meeting Geneva,
3 rd International Conference of Ecosystems (ICE2013) Tirana, Albania, May 31 - June 5, 2013 ANIMAL WELFARE IN ALBANIA Prof. As. Dr. Ylli Biçoku* * Agricultural University of Tirana, Tirane, Albania Corresponding
The Third OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Education and the Role of the Veterinary Statutory Body was held in Foz do Iguaçu (Brazil) from 4 to 6 December 2013. The Conference addressed the need for
CHAPTER 7.7. STRAY DOG POPULATION CONTROL Preamble: The scope of these recommendations is to deal with stray and feral dogs, which pose serious human health, animal health and animal welfare problems and
OIE Sub-Regional Representation for South-East Asia Andrew Davis Programme Coordinator Location Department of Livestock Development Website Sub Regional Representative Dr Ronello Abila Project Coordinators
CORSHAM PRIMARY SCHOOL Animal Welfare Policy Reviewed: September 2016 Policy Ratified by the Governing Body: September 2015 Next Review Date: September 2017 Animal Welfare Policy 1. Introduction/Background
National Action Plan development support tools Sample Checklist This checklist was developed to be used by multidisciplinary teams in countries to assist with the development of their national action plan
Report on the OIE s International Standard on Stray Dog Population Control Guidance on the OIE s international standard on stray dog population control for APOs: Content, Implementation and Practical Impacts.
Safe Food Production Queensland : Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the slaughter of animals. Extracted from : AMIC National Animal Welfare Standards for Livestock Processing Establishments Preparing
Suggested syllabus To help you introduce animal welfare into your teaching, we have created a suggested syllabus. All topics are optional, and it is intended as a support tool from which you can pick and
This document forms part of the Australian Standards and Guidelines for the Welfare of Animals. This publication is a stand-alone document. Suggestions and recommendations for amendments should be forwarded
NATIONAL CODE OF PRACTICE Version 3 February 2017 Table of Contents PREFACE... 3 INTRODUCTION... 3 VISION... 4 MEMBER CODE OF ETHICS... 5 WHAT DO PET INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA MEMBERS BELIEVE?...
Definitions of stray dogs Stray dog: means any dog not under direct control by a person or not prevented from roaming. Types of stray dog in Bulgaria: 1. feral dog: domestic dog that has reverted to the
187 Annex 23 GLOSSARY CONTAINMENT ZONE means an infected defined zone around and in a previously free country or zone, in which are included including all epidemiological units suspected or confirmed to
Ministry of Health Department of Public Health, Food Safety and National Boards for Health Protection Directorate General Animal Health and Veterinary Drugs Dr. Gaetana Ferri Transport of animals Pratical
Mariano Ramos Chargé de Mission OIE Programmes Department Introductory presentation Regional Table Top Exercise for Countries of Middle East and North Africa Tunisia; 11 13 July 2017 Welcome to the Regional
Antimicrobial Resistance Direction Statement for Animals and Plants, and Work Programme MPI Discussion Paper No: 2016/10 ISBN No: 978-1-77665-185-0 (online) ISSN No: 2253-3907 (online) February 2016 Disclaimer
REPIVET- RESEPSA workshop: epidemiology and surveillance of animal diseases 1-2 December 2015 (Tunisia) GOOD GOVERNANCE AND OIE GUIDELINES FOR ANIMAL DISEASES CONTROL Dr Rachid Bouguedour OIE Sub Regional
Broom, D.M. 1999. In Proceedings of Aquavision 1999, 1-6. Stavanger: Proceedings of Aquavision. Pre-publication copy Fish welfare and the public perception of farmed fish D.M. Broom Department of Clinical
Code of Welfare Commercial Slaughter Code of Welfare Issued under the Animal Welfare Act 1999 TITLE Code of Welfare: Commercial Slaughter COMMENCEMENT This Code of Welfare comes into force on 16 December
Health and Welfare of Resreach Animals Richard E. Brown Psychology Department Dalhousie University Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada B3H 4J1 What is Animal Welfare? Concern for the well-being of research animals
To protect animal welfare and public health and safety The Dog Meat Trade in Indonesia: A Cruel and Dangerous Trade Every year, millions of dogs are captured and stolen to be transported throughout Indonesia
OIE Animal Welfare Working Group/May 2016 215 Annex 30 Original: English May 2016 REPORT OF THE FIFTEENTH MEETING OF THE OIE ANIMAL WELFARE WORKING GROUP Paris (France), 30 May 1 June 2016 Welcome from
Legislation & CAHWS in Kenya OIE AVTA GALVmed Conference Johannesburg [13 16/10/15] Dr. Mwenda Mbaka Kenya Veterinary Board Introduction This session is on "Country testimonies : Community based animal
Dr Mauro Meske Veterinary epidemiologist, World Animal Health Information and Analysis Department General presentation of WAHIS Training of OIE National Focal Points for Wildlife (4th Cycle) Nakuru, Kenya,
2013 Animal Care Best Management Practices NTF published its first guidelines on the care of turkeys in 1990 and has continued to update its members with new information ever since. To do this, NTF has
EUTHANASIA OF POULTRY Considerations Producers, Transporters, Veterinarians Euthanasia is a humane death that occurs with a minimum pain, fear, distress In any poultry production system, it is inevitable
A Guide for Lay Members of Animal Ethics Committees Disclaimer While every effort has been made to ensure the information in this Guide is accurate, the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF) and National
The role of veterinarians in animal welfare and intersectoral collaboration Dr María Nelly Cajiao Councillor for Latin America Region World Veterinary Association Content Introduction of the WVA WVA Activities
OIE Collaborating Centres Reports Activities Activities in 2016 This report has been submitted : 2017-01-20 17:44:12 Title of collaborating centre: Maladies infectieuses de la reproduction en Europe Address
Original: English September 2015 REPORT OF THE MEETING OF THE OIE SCIENTIFIC COMMISSION FOR ANIMAL DISEASES Paris, 7 11 September 2015 A meeting of the OIE Scientific Commission for Animal Diseases (the
OIE Collaborating Centre for Animal Welfare Science and Bioethical Analysis An innovative, multi-centre partnership between the New Zealand and Australian Governments and internationally recognised research
ANIMAL WELFARE IN THE AMERICAS Carmen B. Gallo Stegmaier Faculty of Veterinary Science, Universidad Austral de Chile 1 Original: Spanish Summary: Information and comments were received from the Delegates
Veterinary Public Health (VPH) Veterinary Public Health is the application of professional veterinary knowledge, skills and resources to the protection and improvement of human health. VPH plays a fundamental
RABIES STATUS IN MALAWI PRECIOUS M DZIMBIRI Presented at SEARG Meeting, Maputo, Mozambique. 25-28January, 2011 Introduction Rabies is endemic throughout the country On average >90 cases are confirmed in
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), 207 2 rue de Prony 7507 Paris, France Tel.: 33 (0) 44 5 8 88 Fax: 33 (0) 42 67 09 87 www.oie.int email@example.com Table of Contents DIRECTOR GENERAL S FOREWORD...
Guide to Preparation of a Site Master File for Breeder/Supplier/Users under Scientific Animal Protection AUT-G0099-5 21 DECEMBER 2016 This guide does not purport to be an interpretation of law and/or regulations
HAMILTON COUNTY EMERGENCY OPERATIONS PLAN ANNEX K - EMERGENCY SUPPORT FUNCTION #11 AGRICULTURE AND ANIMALS COORDINATING: SUPPORT: Ohio State University Extension Service Hamilton County SPCA Hamilton County
The EFSA s BIOHAZ Panel perspective on food microbiology and hygiene Dr Eirini Tsigarida Unit of Biological Hazards BIOHAZ Unit: Marta Hugas, Bart Goossens, Tobin Robinson, Fulvio Barizzone, Luis Vivas-
Diseases of Small Ruminants and OIE Standards, Emphasis on PPR Dr Ahmed M. Hassan Veterinary Expert 7 9 April, 2009 Beirut (Lebanon) 1 Small ruminants are very important for: both the subsistence and economic
Overview This standard describes the competences required to handle, restrain and control animals and to supervise others in these competences. The elements are: 1. Handle and restrain animals 2. Plan,
Veterinary Medicine Master s Degree Day-One Skills Professional general attributes and capacities The newly-graduated veterinarian must: 1- Know the national and European ethic and professional regulations
7 December 2017 Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) Work Plan 2018 Chairpersons Chair: D. Murphy Status Adopted in December
1 2 3 7 April 2016 EMA/326299/2015 Veterinary Medicines Division 4 5 6 Draft Agreed by the ESVAC network 29 March 2016 Adopted by ESVAC 31 March 2016 Start of public consultation 7 April 2016 End of consultation
Milano, August 31 2015 International Conference Prevention and control of Campylobacter in the poultry production system Dr. Silvio Borrello Direzione generale della sanità animale e dei farmaci veterinari
S O U T H A F R I C A N VETERINARY FOUNDATION REVIEW OF ANIMAL CARE LEGISLATION IN SOUTH AFRICA SA VETERINARY FOUNDATION NON-PROFIT ORGANISATION 022-238-NPO SECTI0N 21 COMPANY NO. 1984/003967/08 FUND RAISING
Dr G. Yehia OIE Regional Representative for the Middle East The Veterinary Epidemiology and Risk Analysis Unit (VERAU) 12 th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for the Middle East Amman, Jordan,
NORECOPA-Consensus Meeting: Harmonisation of the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research 26-28 September 2012, Gardermoen, Norway Challenges in Farm Animal Research: the Protectionist s View Dipl.
Evaluation of Performance of Veterinary Services - Viet Nam experience 3 rd Coordination Conference for ZDAP Da Nang, Viet Nam, 28-30 August 2018 Dr Do Huu Dung Head, Planning Division Department of Animal
LANAnC64 - SQA Unit Code HA8F 04 Carry out the implantation of a microchip in an animal Overview This standard covers carrying out the implantation of a microchip in an animal. It includes preparation,
OIE, Paris 12-14 October 2009 Veterinary Services concept & training of officials Dr. Véronique Bellemain Direction départementale des Services Vétérinaires des Pyrénées-Atlantiques, FRANCE Former director
379 Appendix XLIX CHECKLIST ON THE PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF COMPARTMENTALISATION FOR AVIAN INFLUENZA AND NEWCASTLE DISEASE Introduction This document discusses the practical implementation of the concept
BACKGROUND Worldwide, a total of around 50 billion chickens are slaughtered annually for meat, including nine billion in the USA, over five billion in the EU27 and around 800 million in the UK. Commercial
Country report: aquatic animal health management in Thailand Jaree Polchana Jumroensri Thawonsuwan Aquatic Animal Health Research and Development Division Department of Fisheries Thailand Qingdao, China,
Updated February 2014 CURRENT TEXAS ANIMAL LAWS Texas State Statutes ( Statutes ) involving animals are contained mostly in the Health & Safety Code and the Penal Code. In addition, several Statutes authorize
Dr Ghazi Yehia Regional Representative for the Middle East Activities of the OIE Regional Representation for the Middle East: 2016-2017 11 July 2017 Tunis) Global vision Economic prosperity, social and