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Monthly Archives: August 2015

25 Aug 2015

ALAW seminar on Undercover Investigations

ALAW is excited to present: UNDERCOVER INVESTIGATIONS IN ANIMAL WELFARE Thursday 29 October 2015 from 6 pm The evening will feature: Screening of the cinematic documentary “The Ghosts in our Machine” An introduction to undercover investigations by Canadian investigative journalist and founder of We Animals Jo-Ann McArthur Talk by Gavin Millar QC, barrister at Matrix Chambers, on the legalities surrounding undercover investigations Exposing animal welfare abuses can be key to bettering animal welfare protection. Footage and evidence collected by undercover investigations […]

12 Aug 2015

AWSELVA Autumn Conference: From Research to Practice

The Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law Veterinary Association (AWSELVA) is hosting a five day conference in Bristol, from Wednesday 30th September to Sunday 4th October 2015. Held in conjunction with both the European College of Animal Welfare and Behavioural Medicine (ECAWBM) and European Society of Veterinary Clinical Ethology (ESVCE), the conference will cover a multitude of topics spanning many areas of animal welfare. Expert speakers will deliver talks on non-stun slaughter, animal training and behaviour, veterinary issues of ethics and […]

05 Aug 2015

Latest decision in the Nonhuman Rights Project

For the latest decision in the Hercules and Leo case, and a summary of the various legal arguments put forward, click here. An article on the Nonhuman Rights Project will be included in the ALAW journal.