Congrats to Dr. Rebecca Meagher, the newest Assistant Professor, Animal Welfare, in The Department of Animal Science and Aquaculture at Dalhousie. Dr. Meagher completed her PhD under the supervision of Dr. Georgia Mason, studying the welfare of farmed mink.
This milestone forum will feature captive cetacean welfare, addressing puppy mills and a panel on animal law. Reserve your spot today!
Claire Mindus explains her PhD research, and potential solutions for feather pecking in Dr. Alexandra Harlander's lab.
Congratutations to Dr. Marisa Erasmus, Assistant Professor of Animal Sciences at Purdue University, Indiana, USA, who has been awarded the Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW) Young Animal Welfare Scientist of the Year Award in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the field of animal welfare!
Our blog showcases highlights from this succsessful conference on improving horse welfare. Visit to start planning for next year's conference!
Two years ago, a global watchdog urged poultry producers to stop raising rapid-growth birds because it would ‘dramatically improve chicken welfare.’ Ann Hui explains why it didn’t go as planned...