Docking piglet tails: How much does it hurt and for how long?

Despite the current position of European authorities and of the general public against the practice... >>

Characterization of short- and long-term mechanical sensitisation following surgical tail amputation in pigs

Tail injuries in pigs are a cause for concern in modern pig production, due to... >>

NC3R’s Funding Panel Vacancies

  Our Funding Panels are responsible for assessing the scientific excellence and 3Rs impact of diverse,... >>

4 new members of Farm Animal Welfare Committee (FAWC)

      FAWC is an expert committee required to: - advise Defra and the devolved administrations in Scotland and... >>

Feline Epidemiologist for Cats Protection

Permanent role, 35 hours per week, home based with UK travel. Starting salary of £52,030.80... >>

Postdoc in Animal Welfare in Vienna

Level of employment: 40 hours Length of employment: 4 years Deadline for applications: 01.11.2017 This... >>

Report on the Policy Workshop

  By Nicola Davidson     The AWRN ‘Bridging the Gap between Animal Welfare Science and Policy’ workshop was... >>

Project lead Farm animal welfare metrics (12 month contract)

The Food Ethics Council are looking for an experienced part-time project lead for our Farm animal welfare... >>

Welfare assessment of Low Atmospheric Pressure Stunning (LAPS) in boiler chickens

    In 2015 over 59 billion broiler chickens were produced globally for human consumption and therefore... >>

Vegetarian versus Meat-Based Diets for Companion Animals

Many owners of companion animals are interested in vegetarian diets for their animals, as concerns... >>