The RCVS is the regulatory body for veterinary surgeons in the UK. Its role is: To safeguard the health and welfare of animals committed to veterinary care through the regulation of the educational, ethical and clinical standards of the veterinary profession, thereby protecting the interests of those dependent on animals and assuring public health.
Also, to act as an impartial source of informed opinion on animal health and welfare issues and their interaction with human health.
Founded in 1891, Dogs Trust, formerly known as the NCDL, has always campaigned on dog-welfare related issues to ensure a safe and happy future for our four-legged friends.
The RWAF has existed since 1996 and is the combined effort of the Rabbit Welfare Association and its charity partner, the Rabbit Welfare Fund. They are working to improve the lives of domestic rabbits across the UK through education and communication.
The British Veterinary Nursing Association is the national representative body for our Veterinary Nurses.
International Cat Care is a charity dedicated to promoting the health and welfare of cats through improved feline knowledge, to help us all care better for our cats.
The Ralph site is a not-for-profit website that provides support to pet owners around the loss of a beloved companion.
This site explains what you have to do to bring your pet dog, cat or ferret into (or back into)the UK without putting it into quarantine.
It also explains the requirements for bringing many other types of pet animals into the UK.