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Society speaks out on Sheep Welfare

The Sheep Veterinary Society have released a policy statement detailing their views. The Society are calling for control and eradication of sheep scab, increased opportunities for training farmers and shepherds and regular veterinary visits to flocks, to aid the industry in the improvement of the welfare status of sheep in the UK.

You can download the full statement - UKwelfare.pdf

Our Aim

“To promote the prevention
of disease and the welfare of
sheep by providing a forum
for discussion, distribution of
research results and provision
of advice on veterinary
matters relating to sheep”

Contact the Society

Sheep Veterinary Society,
SVS Secretariat,
Moredun Research Institute,
International Research Centre,
Pentlands Science Park,
Bush Loan, Penicuik,
Midlothian, EH26 0PZ

Tel: +44 131 445 5111
Fax: +44 131 445 6235

secretariat@sheepvetsoc.org.uk