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Check out the WSAVA Animal Welfare Guidelines

Published: 9/2/2019

Now available in French!

We’d like to say a big thank you to the President of Fédération des Associations Vétérinaires Francophones pour Animaux de Compagnie (FAFVAC), Dr Michel Pepin and his colleagues, for producing a French translation of our recently launched Global Guidelines on Animal Welfare.
The Guidelines help to bridge differing perceptions of welfare around the world and help veterinarians to tackle the ethical questions and moral issues which impact welfare. They also offer guidance to ensure that, in addition to providing physical health advice and therapy to their patients, veterinarians can advocate for their psychological, social and environmental wellbeing.


They have already been endorsed by 38 WSAVA members and are also available in:

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Slovakian 

We thank Waltham for its support with the creation of these Global Guidelines  We also thank Mars and Purina Institute for their continuing strong support for our work to enhance animal welfare.

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