In this section you find the most relevant documents concerning companion animals produced by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), the Council of Europe and the EU institutions.
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE): Terrestrial Animal Health Code
Council of Europe
- European Convention for the Protection of Pet Animals, ETS 125
- European Convention for the Protection of Animals during International Transport
>> In December 2014 Regulation 998/2003 has been replaced by REGULATION (EU) No 576/2013 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCILof 12 June 2013 on the non-commercial movement of pet animals and repealing Regulation (EC) No 998/2003
- Council Directive 92/65/EEC of 13 July 1992 laying down animal health requirements governing trade in and imports into the EU
>> In December 2014 Directive 92/65 will be amended by Directive 2013/31/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 amending Council Directive 92/65/EEC as regards the animal health requirements governing intra-Union trade in and imports into the Union of dogs, cats and ferrets