Commission: Third countries should meet EU antibiotics requirements on animal exports

By |julij 5th, 2018|AMR, animal disease, animal protection, Antimicrobial resistance, livestock, livestock diseases, News, vaccination|

Non-EU countries that export animals and animal products to the bloc will have to abide by new rules on veterinary medicines when it comes to the use of antibiotics, according to the European Commission.

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Protected grey seals at the mercy of Poland’s ruling party

By |junij 15th, 2018|animal protection, Bialowieza forest, ecology, environmentalists, News, PiS, Poland|

Poland's ruling party has a peculiar stance when it comes to nature conservation, a clear example of this is the felling of the Białowieża Forest. The recent killings of protected seals along the country's shore have been completely ignored by the party, which believes that ecology is a notion created by the left. EURACTIV's partner Gazeta Wyborcza reports.

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Commission wants ‘real progress’ on live animal transport but no law review plans

By |oktober 16th, 2017|animal disease, animal protection, animal rights, animal transport, animal welfare, News, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis wants to see “real progress” in the proper implementation of animal transport rules, a European Commission spokesperson told EURACTIV.com. But the EU executive claims the current legislation is comprehensive and does not plan to review it.

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Rabbit farming gets EU lawmakers hopping mad

By |marec 15th, 2017|animal protection, animal welfare, Meat, meat production, News, rabbits|

The European Parliament on Tuesday (14 March) urged Brussels to help improve the lives of 340 million rabbits raised for food in Europe every year, mainly in cramped cages.

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