International and European Standards

In this section you find the most relevant documents concerning companion animals produced by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), the Council of Europe and the EU institutions.

International Standards

World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE): Terrestrial Animal Health Code

Pan-European Standards

Council of Europe

EU Standards

Non-Commercial movement

>> In December 2014 Regulation 998/2003 has been replaced by REGULATION (EU) No 576/2013 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCILof 12 June 2013 on the non-commercial movement of pet animals and repealing Regulation (EC) No 998/2003 

Commercial movement

>> In December 2014 Directive 92/65 will be amended by Directive 2013/31/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 amending Council Directive 92/65/EEC as regards the animal health requirements governing intra-Union trade in and imports into the Union of dogs, cats and ferrets

Transport

Prohibition of Dog and Cat Fur

 
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