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1

Which organisation is responsible for controlling the responsible, safe and effective use of veterinary medicines in the UK

VMD

2

What testing does veterinary medicine go through in order to get MA

Safety, efficiency, quality

3

What categories of medicines can SQP's prescribe and supply?

POM-VPS, NFA-VPS, AVM-GSL

4

Who can supply exemption for small pet animal products

Anyone

5

CITES

Convention on international trade in endangered species

6

A foal must have a DEFRA registered passport by?

6 months old

7

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

8

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

9

____days must pass until the pet can enter the UK

21

10

Dangerous dogs act

1991

11

Which dog breeds are prohibited under the Dangerous Dogs act 1991

American pit bull terrier
Japanese tosa
Dogo Argentino
Fila Brasiliera

12

Date of amendments to the Dangerous Dogs act?

2014

13

Five freedoms

Freedom from hunger and thirst
Freedom from discomfort
Freedom from pain, injury or disease
Freedom to express normal behaviour
Freedom from fear and distress

14

Five needs

need for a suitable environment
need for a suitable diet
need to be able to exhibit normal behaviour patterns
need to be housed with, or apart, from other animals
need to be protected from pain, suffering, injury and disease.