Promotion of a harmonised internal market for pig meat from pigs that have not been surgically castrated

On 23/09/2016, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

On 28-29 September 2016, the Committee on Budgets will vote on the budgetary amendments and pilot projects of the general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2017- all sections. Also this year, several budgetary amendments and proposals for pilot projects have been tabled that address a variety of animal welfare related issues. […]

MEPs urged to back plan for better equine welfare

On 15/09/2016, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

During today’s  meeting  of the Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals which  has focused on  the welfare of equidae, Members of the European Parliament have been urged by Europe’s leading equine welfare organisations to back an own initiative report * by Julie Girling MEP (ECR, UK) on responsible ownership and care of equines, […]