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Responsible Use Resources

A number of bodies both within the UK and EU animal sector have produced guidance, leaflets and posters on the responsible use of antibiotics. Below are links to some of them.


British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA)

British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA)

British Veterinary Association (BVA)

More information can be found on the BVA website.

European Platform for the Responsible Use of Medicines in Animals (EPRUMA)

More information can be found on the EPRUMA website.

Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations (FECAVA)

Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE)

Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture (RUMA) Alliance

More information can be found on the RUMA website.

Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD)

The VMD along with the British Veterinary Association (BVA) has teamed up to produce a poster for veterinary surgeries. It is aimed at pet owners and raises awareness on antibiotic resistance and prudent use of antibiotics.

Last Updated: 28 August 2014

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