Adding objectivity, authority, and reason to the emotion of animal welfare discussions; by bringing you news, views, and insights from animal welfare experts.
Identifying the root of the dangerous dog problem
Identifying the root of the dangerous dog problem involves joining three dots; you can teach an old dog new tricks, advocating that it is the deed of the dog, not the breed of dog, and licencing the dog owner.
What's the real issue with live animal exports?
What if animals could be transported in conditions where they were treated well? At very least, to the standards set out in contemporary animal welfare legislation? Animals are transported every day from homes to veterinary clinics, from town to town, and across international borders - so what is the real issue with transportation of live animals?
Science indicates that rats are altruistic
Are humans and animals different, or actually very similar?
Animals and "that Christmas waistline"
The obligation of owners to provide "proper and sufficient food" and how to tell if your pet is putting on a little too much weight.
Understanding how the law defines "animal welfare"
Understanding the legal definition of "animal welfare" is fundamental to understanding the law about animals. 1st Podcast Oct 2011