8th August 2022
News BVA

International Cat Day: Stressed and obese - vets report most pressing welfare issues facing UK cats

BVA urges cat owners to mark International Cat Day by checking that they are meeting their cats' welfare...

27th April 2022
News BVA

Vets call on government to put animal welfare laws top of the agenda in next parliamentary session

BVA are urging the Government to deliver on its stated commitment to animal health and welfare by...

5th October 2020

Fears recession and 'lockdown puppies' could spark dog welfare crisis

We fear that the coming recession and the impact of 'lockdown puppies' will hit already-struggling...

Our return to “Normality” after Covid 19 Restrictions - how to minimise the negative impact on our pets

Published on 31st May 2020 |

Our return to “Normality” after Covid 19 Restrictions

- how to minimise the negative impact on our pets


recognising sentience in crustaceans

Published on 15th January 2018 |

Briefing on Crustacean Sentience and Welfare


Decapod Crustacean Sentience

General election 2017: what do political party manifestos pledge on animal welfare policy?

Published on 5th June 2017 |

With the general election taking place on 8 June, Dr Steven McCulloch, AWSELVA Treasurer and Lecturer in Human-Animal Studies based in the Centre for Animal Welfare at the University of Winchester, looks at the policies related to animal welfare set out in the political parties’ manifestos.

ECAWBM Call for papers

Published on 15th February 2017 |


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