Caring for arthritic pets
In this podcast, we discuss ways to help you manage your pet's arthritis at home.
Approximately 20 percent of adult dogs have osteoarthritis, and 45 percent of cats experience arthritic pain. That’s according to the Morris Animal Foundation, which has supported several studies on arthritis-related issues. Veterinarians can offer medications and treat... [More]
Keeping pets healthy during hot weather
03 June 2011
Extra care should be taken to protect pets in the current hot weather, Defra’s Chief Vet Nigel Gibbens said today. In a statement issued jointly with the RSPCA and British Veterinary Association, Mr Gibbens urged the public to think about the effects of hot weather on their pets and to take the right steps to ensure their welfare.
Spotlight on Welfare of Dairy Cattle
STANDARDS, POLICIES AND STRATEGIES
Animal Welfare Approved Standards for Dairy Cattle and CalvesAnimal Care Standards - Dairy CowsRSPCA welfare standards for dairy cattle
CODES OF PRACTICES AND RECOMMENDAIONS
Animal welfare on organic farms: Guidance for organic dairy cattleGood Animal Welfare in Dairy Production (also available in French and Span... [More]