Calling for EU action to build a better Europe for dogs and cats

28 Countries in the EU

Breeding and Trade

When puppies and kittens are bred for commercial purposes, welfare standards can vary widely between breeders

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61 million dogs, 66 million cats

Movements Across Borders

Moving dogs and cats between countries can pose a risk to both animal and human health if measures aren't taken to prevent diseases from being transferred

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EU households: 25% own a cat, 24% own a dog

Veterinary Medicines

Safe, effective veterinary medicines across all EU Member States is vital to protecting both animal health and public health

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The European Pet Food Industry facts and figures 2014:



Cross-border dog and cat rehoming to be restricted

Posted: 8/6/2016

EU Dog & Cat Alliance finalises position on international rehoming

International rehoming of dogs and cats should not be carried ...

EU Dog & Cat Alliance calls on the EU to tackle the illegal trade of cats and dogs in Europe

Posted: 2/6/2016

EU Dog & Cat Alliance event held yesterday in the European Parliament to ...