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Vets have a duty to wildlife, says chief vet Voas

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All vets should consider themselves as responsible for wildlife, in the same way they show responsibility for pets and livestock species, Scotland’s chief vet has said.

Sheila Voas, who attended the Wild Animal Welfare Committee conference in Edinburgh last week, stressed that animals living in the wild are impacted upon by human actions – even though they might not traditionally have been considered …

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