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Member Update:    Welcome to the new ESLAV website.

What is ESLAV?

The European Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinarians (ESLAV) gives veterinarians a forum to discuss issues which concern them, in the field of laboratory animal science, in general and in Europe specifically.

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Membership to the Society is open to veterinarians regardless of nationality. The different categories of members are ordinary members, honorary members, student members.

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The objectives of the Society are to promote and disseminate expert veterinary knowledge within the field of laboratory animal science.

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Website instructions

See our detailed guide with instructions for registration and presentation of our website's features!

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Welcome to the ESLAV website

IMPORTANT: ESLAV website is in the process of correction due to program errors. In case of problems regarding access to the registered website or paying a membership fee please contact the ESLAV secretary ( or the ESLAV treasurer (


The forces that led to the formation of ESLAV (European Society for Laboratory Animal Veterinarians) and lead our way at present, are the requirements of the public as well as organizations to be able to address veterinary specialists in the field of humane care and use of laboratory animals, and the requirement of these experts to discuss common subjects, to pool their resources to provide specialized service functions and professional expertise, and to be represented at a European level when decisions are made regarding laboratory animal use and welfare.

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