“Animal welfare is of paramount importance to ILASA. We are working closely with all the authorised Establishments and the national authority regulating the use of animals in research in Ireland, the Health Products Regulatory Authority, to continue the provision of the highest standards of care to guarantee the welfare of all animals, and keep watching closely developments on the COVID-19 events.”


Information and resources include:
HSE website re Covid-19

HPSC website which is updated at 1pm daily

Department of Health

Government guidance on mass gatherings March 2020

American Veterinary Medical Association – What do you need to know about coronavirus?

World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) – The New Coronavirus and Companion Animals – Advice for WSAVA Members 7th March 202
British Veterinary Association (BVA) – Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) – updates for the veterinary profession –