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What do we mean by "One Welfare"?

David Fraser has maintained a strong interest in animals and animal welfare throughout his 46 years of teaching and research spanning farm, companion, laboratory and wild animals. He is currently Professor in the Animal Welfare Program of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. He has served as a scientific advisor to many organizations including the the World Organization for Animal Health (Paris) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (Rome).

Assessing positive welfare in chickens

Dr. Ruth Newberry, Professor of Ethology in the Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, will deliver a seminar on assessing positive welfare in chickens.  Ruth's research is focused on behavioural development, environmental enrichment and play behaviour. She and her students have conducted studies on a variety of species including dogs, cats, pigs, goats, chickens, turkeys, clouded leopards, grizzly bears, laboratory rats and mice.

Annual Animal Welfare Research Symposium

Join us for our Annual Symposium! This popular event will be held on Wednesday May 10th, in Room 1800 Pathobiology/AHL. Our symposium showcases a wide range of topics related to animal welfare, animal ethics and the role of animals in society. Research talks run all day, and posters are presented. Learn more.

ACS 2.0: Emphasizing the "Services" in Animal Care Services

ACS 2.0: Emphasizing the "Services" in Animal Care Services, Dr. Marcus Litman, Thursday Feb 23rd, Rm 1800 Patho/AHL, 12:30-1:30pm. Learn more. This talk will be taped and available on our YouTube channel. Coffee and treats will be served in the seminar room! All are welcome to attend!

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