FVE Animal Welfare Working Group

Companion animal topics on the last meeting were the current status of the early neutering of cats’ position paper, which was launched for consultation until end March.

Actions and a summary of the work done so far for the dog trade subgroup, working under the EU Animal Welfare Platform, were also dicussed during the meeting.
– analysis of the actual TRACES system, the exposure of the deficiencies of the system and the development of recommendations
– a mapping on identification and registration of pets and breeders around the EU Member States
– development of guidelines on pet trade.