ESCCAP UK and Ireland


ESCCAP UK MemberIan Wright BVMS BSc MSc MRCVS qualified at Glasgow University and is a practising veterinary surgeon and co-owner of the Mount Veterinary Practice in Fleetwood.  He has a master’s degree in veterinary parasitology and is an editorial board member for the Companion Animal journal.  Ian is regularly published in peer-reviewed journals and peer reviews for JSAP, Companion Animal and Veterinary Parasitology.  He continues to carry out research in practice including work on intestinal nematodes and tick-borne diseases. 

For more information please contact the ESCCAP UK & Ireland Secretariat:
Suzanne Taylor

Unit 33, Malvern Hills Science Park, Geraldine Road, Malvern, WR14 3SZ


UK and Ireland Therapy Tables

Country-specific therapy tables can be found on the
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ESCCAP UK & Ireland is a National Association of ESCCAP bringing together some of the UK and Ireland's leading experts in the field of veterinary parasitology. ESCCAP UK & Ireland works with pet owners and professionals to raise awareness of the threat from parasites and to provide relevant information and advice.

The European Scientific Counsel for Companion Animal Parasites (ESCCAP) was formed in 2005. It is an independent, not for profit, organisation comprising a group of eminent veterinarians across Europe, all with recognised expertise in the field of parasitology. It is dedicated to providing access to clear and constructive information for veterinarians and pet owners with the aim of strengthening the animal human bond. It works to provide the knowledge essential to help eradicate parasites in pets and the objective is to have a Europe where parasites are no longer a health issue for pets or humans.

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