EPRUMA is a multi-stakeholder platform linking best practice with animal health and public health.
It aims to promote the responsible use of medicines in animals in the EU. read more

VETRESPONSABLE publishes Responsible Use guide for equidae

Brussels, 20 August 2015 - Spain’s VETRESPONSABLE has launched a guideline for the responsible use of veterinary medicines in equidae, which is available on www.vetresponsable.es. The guideline aims to be a useful tool for veterinarians in ensuring the correct prescription and use of veterinary medicines in their day-to-day work.

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RUMA launches new cattle guidelines on the Responsible Use of antimicrobials

Brussels, 20 August 2015 - UK's Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture Alliance (RUMA) recently  launched revised guidelines for farmers and veterinarians on the Responsible Use of antimicrobials in cattle production. They are available on RUMA’s new-look website at www.ruma.org.uk.

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CURRENT TOPICS

  • Antibiotics in companion animals

  • Antibiotics in companion animals
  • Veterinary medicines are important tools for the prevention and treatment of bacterial, viral, fungal and parasitic diseases in companion animals. These diseases can have a negative impact ....


  • Antibiotics in food-producing animals

  • Antibiotics in food-producing animals
  • Antibiotics are valuable tools and are essential for the continuing health and welfare of food-producing animals. In addition, they also make a significant contribution to productive and ....


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EUROPEAN INITIATIVES

Latest tweet

  • 7 July
    RT @jkdewulf: Presentatie verantwoord antibioticum gebruik voor #kvlvagra #amcra constructieve en positieve respons http://t.co/l4z1hqsfLG
  • 25 June
    RT @FVEurope: Animal Health Law: FVE welcomes ‘trialogue’ agreement- animal health visits & responsible use to become mandatory http://t.co…
  • 25 June
    RT @ian_pigott: The thread from this tweet gives very interesting snap shot of consumer (economist reader) opinion on agri food ind https:/…

LATEST PUBLICATIONS

  • A fact sheet explaining the Responsible Use of medicines in animals, as well as EPRUMA's role and objectives.

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  • Leaflet explaining EPRUMA’s goal, objectives and activities and highlighting the responsibility of farmers,

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  • 8 July 2014: EPRUMA has produced a video featuring its Chaiman, Gwyn Jones. He explains the role and work of