Council Members

The following organisations are members of CASC. We welcome membership applications from all organisations with an interest in improving animal welfare by working cooperatively with other members.

Veterinary Groups

Veterinary Defense Society
The VDS is a member organisation that represents practicing vets in the UK.

British Veterinary Zoological Society

British Veterinary Association

British Small Animal Veterinary Association


Trade Representatives

Reptile & Exotic Pet Trade Association
REPTA represents businesses involved with the sale of so called “Exotic” pets. This included reptiles, amphibians, mammals and birds

Ornamental Aquatic Trade Organisation
OATA represents business trading in the aquatic sector.

Sustainable Users Network
SUN represents individuals, business and special interest groups that have an interest in the sustainable and responsible use of natural resources.

Hobbyist Keeper Groups

National Fancy Rat Society

Tropical Fish Keeping UK

Federation of British Herpetologists

The Parrot Society UK

British Herpetological Society

British Rabbit Council

Welfare Organisations

Universities Federation for Animal welfare

The Pet Charity

National Centre for Reptile Welfare

Midland Giant Snake Rescue

Support Adoption for Pets

Rabbit Welfare UK

Educational Establishments

Hadlow College

Regulatory Bodies

City of London


Pets at Home

Specialist Advisors

Ambrose Tinawaro