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Animal welfare: A human responsibility
Animal welfare means how an animal is coping with the conditions in which it lives. Ensuring animal welfare is a human responsibility
Animal Welfare - Liaisons
The Animal Welfare Committee provides oversight for the following formal relationships: Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Animal Welfare
Animal Welfare Committee (AWC)
Activities of the Animal Welfare Committee are guided by the AVMA Animal Welfare Principles and are directed toward meeting the association's…
Animal welfare brochures and booklets
Find brochures, booklets and other publications to advance understanding of animal welfare.
Animal Welfare Brochure
Animal Welfare: Seeing the forest AND the trees View PDF version What is animal welfare? Simply put, "welfare" means overall mental…
Animal Welfare Literature Reviews
AVMA's animal welfare literature reviews are science-based, peer-reviewed literature summaries of select topics relevant to animal welfare.
AVMA animal welfare principles
The AVMA, as a medical authority for the health and welfare of animals, offers the following eight integrated principles for developing and evaluating…
Animal Welfare Committee (AWC)
Charge/Objective All activities of the Animal Welfare Committee will be guided by the overarching AVMA Animal Welfare Principles and be consistent…
International Issues in Animal Welfare
Comments submitted to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) by the AVMA on issues related to animal health and welfare.
Animal Welfare - Presentations
Ensuring Animal Welfare--Weighing the Options and Understanding Choices (.ppt) Under the Microscope: Understanding Society's Perspectives on Animal …
AVMA Animal Welfare Award
This award is given annually to an AVMA member veterinarian to recognize his/her achievements in advancing the welfare of animals.
Animal Welfare Division
The Animal Welfare Division was initiated on May 1, 2006 and is charged with monitoring the science of human-animal interactions and assisting the…
Animal Welfare - Related Links
General Canadian Veterinary Medical Association - Animal Welfare Federation of Animal Science Societies Food Marketing Institute National Council…
Animal Health and Welfare Issues
AVMA legislative priorities for veterinarians and veterinary medicine related to animal health, welfare and human-animal bond issues.
Animal welfare policy statements
General: AVMA Animal Welfare Principles Joint AVMA-Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) Statement on The Roles of Veterinarians in Ensuring…
Changes for Animal Welfare Symposium
Posted on May 30, 2012 The timing and topic of the AVMA Animal Welfare Symposium initially planned for 2012 have changed. The AVMA Executive…
Animal Welfare - Forum Proceedings
Click on the links below to download a free PDF copy of the proceedings. 2004 Sow housing and welfare 2003 Management of abandoned and feral cats …
APHIS considers stricter animal welfare licensing
Rules proposed in August would make researchers and animal dealers provide more proof they comply with federal animal welfare laws to
AVMA programs bring animal welfare to the forefront
The AVMA’s 17th annual Intercollegiate Animal Welfare Judging and Assessment Contest (AWJAC) takes place next weekend, Nov. 18-19, at Iowa State…
Animal welfare division adds Kuca
Dr. Sharon Kuca joined the AVMA staff in late August as an assistant director of the Animal Welfare Division.
Application period extended for animal welfare competition
Are you or do you know a veterinary student, undergraduate or graduate student interested in taking on new challenges and gaining deeper understanding…
Test your animal welfare knowledge
Opportunity for AVMA members, veterinary students Veterinarians and veterinary students interested in gaining deeper insight into the complexities of…
Animal welfare, health policies updated
Animals used in pre-college education should not be subjected to uses that cause any pain, an updated AVMA policy states.
Advocates for animal welfare, human-animal bond honored
The AVMA recently honored three individuals for their continuing efforts to advance animal health and welfare and protect the human-animal
Award winners honored for animal welfare achievements
Awards were presented at the 2017 AVMA Veterinary Leadership Conference last week to individuals who demonstrated achievements in advancing the…