Animal welfare issues deal with various aspects of humane treatment and the wellbeing of individual animals. Animal Welfare Issues Society.
Animal welfare is the well-being of animals. The standards of "good" animal welfare vary considerably between different contexts. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Animal welfare is the well-being of animals. The standards of "good" animal welfare vary considerably between different contexts. These standards are under constant review and are debated, created and revised by animal welfare groups, legislators and academics worldwide. Animal welfare science uses various measures, such as longevity, disease, immunosuppression, behavior, physiology, and reproduction, although there is debate about which of these indicators provide the best information.
- Animal welfare Category
- Animal consciousness - Animal consciousness, or animal awareness, is the quality or state of self-awareness within an animal, or of being aware of an external object or something within itself.
- Animal law - Animal law is a combination of statutory and case law in which the nature legal, social or biological of nonhuman animals is an important factor. Animal law encompasses companion animals, wildlife, animals used in entertainment and animals raised for food and research.
- Animal welfare science - Animal welfare science is the scientific study of the welfare of animals as pets, in zoos, laboratories, on farms and in the wild.
- Eurogroup for Animals - Eurogroup for Animals is an organisation based in Brussels, Belgium, which seeks to improve the treatment of animals throughout the European Union, and represents animal welfare organisations in almost all the European member states.
- Francis of Assisi , associated with patronage of animals.
- Intrinsic value (animal ethics) - The intrinsic value of an animal refers to the value it possesses in its own right, as an end-in-itself, as opposed to its instrumental value, its value to other animals. The phrase has been adopted by animal rights advocates.
- Animals and humans
- Supports World Animal Day www
Supports good conditions for endangered species and other animals. Animal Day. October 4 was picked as the day to celebrate our fellow creatures. Includes list of events, ways to help, and kid's page. World Animal Day.
- Large Animal Welfare Information Center (US Department of Agriculture) www
Large collection of information resources related to the improved care and use of laboratory, Welfare Information Center (US Department of Agriculture), farm, companion, and exhibit animals. Animal Welfare Information Center (US Department of Agriculture).
- Policies, NIH Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare www
Policies, Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, laws, certifications, grant information, and other resources pertaining to treatment of animals used for research by the U.S. National Institutes of Health. NIH Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare.
- Attempts Scientific Anti-Vivisectionism www
Attempts to refute the claims made for animal experiments by showing differences in animal physiology. Scientific Anti-Vivisectionism.
- Information, Animal Rights Stand www
Information, Rights Stand, news and products helping to raise awareness of animal rights issues. Animal Rights Stand.
- An Animal-Revolution www
An educational resource to the animal rights movement. Animal-Revolution. Site contains links, animal rights information and a forum. Animal-Revolution.
- A Doctor Bob's Forum for Discussion on Animal Welfare www
A forum for discussion on issues in farming, Bob's Forum for Discussion on Animal Welfare, research, and especially in veterinary medicine. Moderated by a pro-animal-rights DVM. Doctor Bob's Forum for Discussion on Animal Welfare.
- Pre-written Animal Advocacy www
Pre-written letters and e-mail memos to download and mail or send electronically to key decision makers on urgent issues of animal rights and welfare. Advocacy. Yahoo! Group. Animal Advocacy.
- Directory Vachss: Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation Resources www
Directory of articles and organizations about animal/pet rescue and rehabilitation. Vachss: Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation Resources.
- Links Environmental Enrichment for Captive Animals www
Links to animal enrichment resources, Enrichment for Captive Animals, both online information and bibliographies of printed material. Includes a range of scholarly and layman references. Environmental Enrichment for Captive Animals.
- Animal Animal Shelter Tips www
Animal shelter professionals and rescue groups can find ideas for fundraising, Shelter Tips, signing up more volunteers, locating grants and placing more homeless pets in homes. Animal Shelter Tips.
- Free Animal Rights Encyclopedia www
Free online encyclopedia about animal rights. Animal Rights Encyclopedia.
- Intensive BBC News - Farm practices 'threaten health' www
Intensive farming is putting public health at risk, News - Farm practices 'threaten health', according to a controversial report by the National Consumer Council. (Real Video) BBC News - Farm practices 'threaten health'.
- The The National Organic Program (USDA) www
The Rules include livestock welfare. National Organic Program (USDA). The Final Rule (National Standards on Organic Agricultural Production and Handling), The National List, background and history, upcoming events, training, fact sheets, application for accreditation and commercial availability. From the US Department of Agriculture, US. The National Organic Program (USDA).
- Library Speakout.com: Issues www
Library of online information and links related to (mostly U. Issues.S.) public policy issues. Formerly Policy.com. Speakout.com: Issues.
- A MillionSoulsAware.org www
A not-for-profit project aiming to raise awareness of issues of concern. MillionSoulsAware.org. Once a million persons have read the current featured article, the site will cover another topic. MillionSoulsAware.org.
- Alexa: Animal Welfare Issues
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Animal Welfare Issues
- DMOZ: Animal Welfare Issues
dmoz.org Directory: Animal Welfare Issues