Voices of Animal Health shares views and opinions of people who have an interest in animal health. Kicking off with those people who make animal health not just their profession, but also their passion, we interview a vet on the role of the vet in animal health management, the vet's role in promoting the responsible use of antibiotics in animals, and more.
Next we speak with a 15 year old medical detection dog owner who shares her story about the life-changing role of her dog Polo, and how she helps to protect Polo's health in return.
Our third voice is that of the Director of the Carnot Institute: France Future Elevage and Head of the INRA Research Center at Jouy-en-Josas. He talks about the importance of innovation in animal health for more sustainable livestock production.
Thierry Pineau, from the Carnot Institute & INRA talks about innovations which have completely changed livestock production and animal health...
15 year old Gemma from the UK shares her story about how her medical detection dog Polo helps her and how she cares for Polo's health in return.
Danny Coomans, a vet from Belgium, talks about the role of the vet in protecting animal health and shares his views on prevention and treatment...
Animal health matters! We know why, vets know why, farmers know why, pet owners know why.....But why do you think animal health matters?
We've been busy collecting views and opinions from a wide range of people happy to share with us why they think #AnimalHealthMatters.
We'll be developing our gallery below as we add more quotes throughout the year, so follow @animalhealthEU and the hashtag #AnimalHealthMatters on Twitter to see more and share your views!
"...because animals matter to their owners"
“…because it’s my profession to keep cows healthy”
“… because animal health and human health are interconnected”
“…because animals deserve it”
‘…because we depend on animals for a source of high quality, protein rich food and their...
"….because I care - I care about my cat, about the wellbeing of production animals....."
"…because it has been the engine for continuous improvement in the livestock sector for decades"
“…because we can improve livelihoods by taking care of animals”
"...because we cannot separate issues like animal welfare & animal health..."
"..because there is just ONE HEALTH..."
"…because healthy animals make my work a pleasure"
"...because my medical detection dog Polo saves my life!"