Jan 2018

Nov 2017

The short nose in flat-faced dog and cat breeds is unacceptable and negatively affects animal welfare. Veterinarians call for action!
The French Bulldog, the Pug and the Persian are examples of flat-faced (brachycephalic) dog and cat breeds that are currently very

Jul 2017

2.1 Veterinarians and Animals

Veterinarians should be aware of the particular ethical status of animals as sentient beings
and the veterinary responsibility for animal health and animal welfare.

Veterinarians should always take into account the five freedoms for assessing animal welfare:
- Freedom from