Our Partners in Care
British Columbia Farm Animal Care Council
The BC Farm Animal Care Council, with its ‘Partners in Care’, are committed to working to ensure high levels of animal care in modern day food production to ensure consumers can have the highest confidence in their food choices.
Partner Industry Organizations
British Columbia’s ranchers and farmers are committed to their animals and ensure excellence in animal care, adopting and maintaining best practices on world renowned animal care research. They are key partners of the BC Farm Animal Care Council.
BC Association of Cattle Feeders
BC Bison Association
BC Cattlemen’s Association
BC Milk Producers Association
BC Pork Producers Association
BC Broiler Chicken Hatching Egg Producers’ Association
BC Chicken Growers Association
BC Egg Producers Association
BC Turkey Growers Association
BC Hatching Eggs
BC Sheep Federation
Certified Organic Associations of BC
Horse Council of BC
BC Agriculture Council
Fraser Valley Llama & Alpaca Association
BC Llama and Alpaca Association
Complimentary Partner Organizations
Ranchers and farmers across BC are working together with government agencies, UBC animal welfare researchers, and provincial veterinarians to ensure the welfare of their animals.
- Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
College of Veterinarians of BC
Investment Agriculture Foundation of BC
Ministry of Agriculture & Lands
UBC Animal Welfare Program
Partner Farm Animal Councils
Maintaining high levels of animal care standards is an important national issue and the BCFACC works collaboratively with other Farm Animal Councils (FACs) across Canada. We share resources, best practices, develop and deliver training, and confer on a regular basis. Links to our partner FACCs appear below.
- Alberta Farm Animal Care (AFAC) Association
Farm Animal Council of Saskatchewan (FACS)
Farm & Food Care Ontario
National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC)
Do you have questions or concerns about farm animal care? Call the BC Farm Animal Care Line at 1-877-828-5486.