ESVCE is a non-profit making organisation which aims to promote and support scientific progress in veterinary behaviour medicine and comparative clinical ethology
ESVCE Mission Statement
The ESVCE: encourages and aims to facilitate co-ordination of research and other contributions to knowledge related to diagnosis, therapy, prevention, and control of behaviour problems in animals.
Supports the formation of a specialised organisation for veterinary clinical ethology (European College).
Aims to further education in veterinary clinical ethology (training within veterinary institutions, requirements for post-graduate studies).
Encourages communication and co-operation with other behaviour orientated associations (animal behaviour and psychology/psychiatry).
Publishes a newsletter, providing information for full and associate members.
Offers the opportunity to discuss clinical cases and scientific questions on the website and on a private group on Facebook.
Code of ethics for ESVCE members
ESVCE members have adopted a code of ethics on their AGM, September 2017
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ESVCE has roughly 350 members from different European countries. Most of the members are organized in national groups.
ESVCE Working Groups
Working Groups The ESVCE has several “working groups” which work on certain