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
- 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).
- 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.
- Worldwide Information on Alternatives Databases www
Worldwide directory of databases created as an international joint effort with ECVAM. Alternatives Databases. From the Norwegian Reference Centre for Laboratory Animal Science and Alternatives. Information on Alternatives Databases.
- Not-for-profit Alternatives to Skin Irritation Testing in Animals www
Not-for-profit website developed to display information about alternatives to skin irritation testing in animals. Skin Irritation Testing in Animals. Abstracts from peer-reviewed scientific journals, thesaurus, acknowledgments, archives, background notes, bibliography, featured abstract links, new additions, Student's Corner. Jane Huggins, Ph.D. Alternatives to Skin Irritation Testing in Animals.
- Includes All Creatures www
Includes articles on animal welfare, Creatures, rights, treatment, personal stories, Biblical references to animals and commentary, plus vegetarian related issues. All Creatures.
- An Mission: PETS www
An online magazine dedicated to helping protect animals living as pets. Mission: PETS.
- Online Animal Rights Concerns www
Online animal rights community where you can meet activists from around the globe and get support for less cruel diets as vegetarianism, Rights Concerns, veganism and fruitarianism. Animal Rights Concerns.
- Community Compassion for Animals www
Community forum to spread awareness to the public about animal exploitations and towards more compassionate decisions. Compassion for Animals.
- A CAE - Animal Welfare and the Ethics of Animal Use www
A short list of links, Animal Welfare and the Ethics of Animal Use, mostly academic and professional. From The Centre for Applied Ethics, University of British Columbia, Canada. CAE - Animal Welfare and the Ethics of Animal Use.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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).
- October World Farm Animals Day - WFAD www
October 2nd is a celebration to get people involved against factory farming. Farm Animals Day - WFAD. Page describes areas of concern regarding the treatment of domestic species as well as the negative impact of poor animal husbandry practices in rural areas. World Farm Animals Day - WFAD.
- 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.
- 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.
- Alexa: Animal Welfare Issues
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Animal Welfare Issues
- DMOZ: Animal Welfare Issues
dmoz.org Directory: Animal Welfare Issues