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Access Keys:

Access keys used throughout this website and are intended to help users who have difficulty in using pointing devices such as a mouse or who prefer to use keyboard shortcuts.

UK Government recommended access keys:

  • Start Page - 1
  • Help - 6
  • Terms & Conditions - 8
  • Access Keys - 0

Access keys to Thematic areas:

  • Veterinary Professionals - v
  • Pharmaceutical Industry - p
  • General Public - g
  • Farmers, Slaughterhouses & Food Industry - f
  • Manufacturers, Suppliers, Wholesalers & Distributors - m
  • Independent Advisory Bodies - i

Readable and resizable fonts:

All the fonts used on this site are sans-serif fonts that are choosen for their readability on screen. All of the text on this website is sized in percentages and is therefore resizable by your web browser.

Fluid layout:

This website has been designed to re-size to fit your screen resolution. It is still recommended for best results that you have a minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels.

Printer friendly pages:

print page icon Clicking on this icon will open a new browser window displaying a printer friendly version of the page you are currently viewing.


If you have any feedback about the accessibility of our website please email postmaster@vmd.defra.gsi.gov.uk.

Last Updated: 21 January 2011
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