Services

  1. Application to become a member of PAW

    You can apply to be a member of PAW by completing this form.

  2. Application for a greyhound racetrack welfare licence

    This form must be completed by any greyhound racing track operator in England whose track is not regulated by the Greyhound Board of Great Britain.

  3. Avian wildlife: casualty veterinary examination certificate

    Form to complete a veterinary examination certificate for a wild bird which may be unfit to be released into the wild.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Animal activities licensing: guidance for local authorities
  2. Importing live animals or animal products from non-EU countries
  3. Code of practice for the welfare of dogs
  4. Welfare of animals during transport
  5. Exporting animals, animal products, fish and fishery products if the UK leaves the EU with no deal
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News and communications

  1. VMD web services currently unavailable: Update 14:20pm 13 May
  2. Gove delivers ‘Lucy’s Law’ to protect puppies and kittens
  3. Gove delivers legislation to ban wild animals in circuses
  4. Anaestamine 100mg/ml injection - Product defect recall alert
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Research and statistics

  1. African swine fever in pigs in China
  2. Rift Valley fever in Mayotte (Indian Ocean)
  3. Aujeszky’s disease in domestic swine in France
  4. Top ten imported veterinary medicines - Quarterly report 01 January to 31 March 2019
  5. Classical swine fever in pigs in Japan
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Draft Animal Welfare (Sentencing and Recognition of Sentience) Bill 2017
  2. Live exports and improving animal welfare during transport: call for evidence
  3. Discussion: reviewing import controls on live animals and products of animal origin
  4. Animal welfare: updating the code of practice for the welfare of meat chickens
  5. Draft Animal Welfare (Sentencing and Recognition of Sentience) Bill 2017
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Dangerous Dogs Act 1991
  2. Fish Health Inspectorate: Reports 2018
  3. Animal welfare in slaughterhouses
  4. VMD FOI requests received between 1 July to 31 December 2018
  5. AHWBE: register of interests
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