British Veterinary Association warns ‘costly bureaucracy’ and ‘onerous regulation’ of veterinary medicine in Northern Ireland risk to animal welfare, public health and agricultural economy

Speaking at BVA’s 2022 Northern Ireland Dinner, the President talked about the potential shortage of animal medicines facing the profession in Northern Ireland as the result of post-Brexit regulation. Under…

Incidents spark push for Massachusetts dog day care regulation – Fall River Reporter

By Chris Van Buskirk Amy Baxter’s daughter had wanted a dog since she was in preschool. When COVID hit and Baxter’s daughter was in eighth grade, she thought it was…

NAFDAC says regulation of vet medicines, vaccines, necessary for food safety | The Guardian Nigeria News

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says regulation of veterinary drugs and vaccines, pesticides and agrochemicals is essential to ensuring food safety in Nigeria. The…

Veterinary technician tasks outlined in model regulation

The American Association of Veterinary State Boards has created a template that states can use as a resource in considering changes to their rules and regulations regarding veterinary technicians. The…

Recommendations made on Veterinary Medicines Regulation

A new report by the Joint Agriculture and Marine Committee on the “Proposed Veterinary Medicines Regulation in Ireland” has identified key findings and recommendations for the Veterinary Medicinal Products Regulation,…

Medicines regulation failure threatens agri-food sector

According to a leading international food safety expert, the reputation of Ireland’s valuable agri-food sector could be jeopardized because the rules on the sale of veterinary medicines are not enforced.…