Flashcards in Animal welfare Deck (14)
Which organisation is responsible for controlling the responsible, safe and effective use of veterinary medicines in the UK
What testing does veterinary medicine go through in order to get MA
Safety, efficiency, quality
What categories of medicines can SQP's prescribe and supply?
POM-VPS, NFA-VPS, AVM-GSL
Who can supply exemption for small pet animal products
Convention on international trade in endangered species
A foal must have a DEFRA registered passport by?
6 months old
Requirements for pet travel scheme
1- The pet must be microchipped
2- After microchipped, it must be vaccinated against rabies even if current rabies is upto date, it isn't valid unless patient is microchipped
3- The pet must have a PET PASSPORT issues by an OV
4 - A tapeworm treatment to be given by a VS 1-5 days prior to re-entering the UK.
5 - The pet must travel by an approved transport company on an authorised route
Which countries are exempt from the tapeworm treatment rule, if the pets have travelled there, and are returning to the UK?
Finland, Ireland, Malta and Norway
____days must pass until the pet can enter the UK
Dangerous dogs act
Which dog breeds are prohibited under the Dangerous Dogs act 1991
American pit bull terrier
Date of amendments to the Dangerous Dogs act?
Freedom from hunger and thirst
Freedom from discomfort
Freedom from pain, injury or disease
Freedom to express normal behaviour
Freedom from fear and distress