The fifth meeting of the EU Platform on Animal Welfare took place in Brussels on the 18th June. It was the penultimate one for outgoing Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis, who announced the extension of the Platform until June 2021.
During the meeting Leon Arnts Sr. Policy Officer Animal Welfare international Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality (Netherlands) shared the latest updates from the voluntary Initiative subgroup on the “Health and welfare of pets (dogs) in trade”.
Spanish representative presented the governmental campaign on Companion Animal Responsible Ownerrship, “Eres responsable”.
All the presentations given during the Animal Welfare meeting are available here.