Last chance to nominate for Ceva Animal Welfare Awards 2019


03 January 2019
It’s the last chance to nominate individuals or teams for the prestigious Ceva Animal Welfare Awards 2019, which celebrate the achievements of welfare heroes from the farming, veterinary and charity industries.

The awards, which are now in their seventh consecutive year, are held to celebrate outstanding vets, vet nurses, farmers, animal welfare professionals and animal welfare teams which have gone above and beyond to enhance the health and welfare of animals. The winners and runners up will be honoured at a glittering ceremony taking place on the eve of BSAVA Congress on 3rd April 2019.

The popular television presenter, Matt Baker, host of The One Show and Countryfile, will be hosting the Ceva Animal Welfare Awards for the second consecutive year alongside esteemed head judge, the retired veterinary surgeon, Chris Laurence MBE FRCVS, who puts his name to the Vet of the Year Award.

The award categories include:

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  • Chris Laurence Vet of the Year – sponsored by Vet Record.
  • Vet Nurse of the Year – sponsored by Agria Pet Insurance.
  • Charity Team of the Year – sponsored by PDSA.
  • Charitable Contribution of the Year – sponsored by Blue Cross.
  • International Cat Care Welfare of the Year – sponsored by International Cat Care.
  • Farmer of the Year – sponsored by R.A.B.I.
  • Farm Educator of the Year – sponsored by NADIS.
  • Outstanding Contribution to Animal Welfare – sponsored by Your Dog and Your Cat magazines.

The nomination process is easy, simply visit to nominate a welfare hero. They can come from all walks of life and will be assessed on the evidence provided in the original nomination. Entries must be in by Friday 25 January 2019.