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Veterinarians care for your pets

Veterinarians look after the health and the happiness of your pets. They not only provide treatments when they are ill, but are also in charge of disease prevention all around the world.

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Veterinarians care for livestock health

Veterinarians help farmers to keep livestock healthy and the farming industry strong. They deal with animal diseases in order to prevent them from spreading to humans and to other animals.

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Veterinarians care for food safety

Veterinarians ensure that animal products such as - meat, fish, dairy and eggs - come from healthy animals, are disease-free, and therefore safe for human consumption.

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Veterinarians care for animal welfare

Along with animal health, animal welfare is a core competence of veterinarians. Veterinarians raise awareness and promote the protection of animals.

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Welcome to the WVA Site

Faouzi Kechrid
The One World-One health concept, animal health, animal welfare and public health.
Faouzi Kechrid
President

The WVA is a federation of over 80 national veterinary medical associations throughout the World. We also have regional, specialist, and observer veterinary association members.

The WVA is the internationally recognized representative of global veterinary medicine. It was founded in 1863 in Hamburg, Germany, but was completely reorganized in 1997. The WVA has collaborative agreements with the OIE, FAO and WHO.

Important is the World Veterinary Congress [WVC] every two years. In 2013 WVA will celebrate its 150th anniversary with a WVC in Prague, Czech Republic.

For one profession, one vision and one voice,

Faouzi Kechrid
President

When

23 Oct - 26 Oct 2014

Where

Prague, Czech Republic

 

IDF WORLD DAIRY SUMMIT - TEL AVIV ISRAEL 2014

The Israel National Committee and the Israel Dairy Board will host the IDF World Dairy Summit in Tel Aviv from October 27 to October 31, 2014.

When

27 Oct - 31 Oct 2014

WVA Continuing Education initiative - 40 online Seminars in . . .

The World Veterinary Association Initiative aims to revolutionize how all professionals source and study Continuing Education.

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014

XXIV PANVET Congress -Havana, Cuba.

On 6-9 October 2014, WVA President, Dr Faouzi Kechrid participated at the XXIV PANVET Congress which took place in Havana, Cuba.

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014

WVA Elections 2014 - Final results - New elected WVA Council

The WVA Immediate Past President, Dr Tjeerd Jorna, is delighted to announce the new WVA Elected Council for the term “General Assembly 2014 – General Assembly 2017”.

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014

World Rabies Day 2014 - Celebrations in Georgia

On Sunday, 28th September 2014, the Georgian Veterinary Doctors United Association together with representatives from the the Georgian Government and the EU celebrated the World Rabies Day.

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014

World Rabies Day 2014 - Celebrations in Tunisia

On 27th September 2014, the General Union of Tunisian Veterinarians organized the celebration of the World Rabies Day in Tunisia.

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014