Browse past editions of The UK Journal of Animal Law, the UK’s only legal journal dedicated to animals. You can also find policy documents and past editions of our university-focused magazine, Animal Justice UK which will soon be replaced by our forthcoming news platform. 


The UK Journal of Animal Law

Enjoy past editions of The UK Journal of Animal Law. Become a member to subscribe to receive the latest edition and future copies. The Journal is now published online to save our charity costs and to help minimise our environmental impact. If you are interested in writing for the Journal, please consult our Style Guide here.

DEFRA Action Plan for Animal Welfare Special, August 2021

Volume 2, Issue 2, December 2018

Volume 5, Issue 1, April 2021

Volume 2, Issue 1, August 2018

Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2020

Volume 1, Issue 2, December 2017

Volume 4, Issue 1, August 2020

Volume 1, Issue 1, July 2017

Volume 3, Issue 2, December 2019

Summer 2016

Volume 3, Issue 1, July 2019

Policy Papers

Brexit: Getting the Best Deal for Animals

Exotic Pet Ownership SAWC January 2021

Fur Market in GB Consultation Response June 2021

Bees & Neonicotinoids

Brexit Getting the Best Deal Summary

Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill July 2019

Companion Animals & Care Homes May 2019

Regulation of Genetic Technologies Consultation Response

EFRA Animal Sentience & Sentencing January 2018

Gamebirds Code Review Welsh Government 21.08.19

Primates at Pets in the UK February 2021

Article 13 Briefing Note November 2017

Stiffer Punishment for Animal Cruelty 28.04.21

Legal regime relating to primates as pets

Glue Traps and the Case for Reform

The Law Commission and its Work

Improvements to Welfare in Transport February 2021

Action Plan for Animal Welfare & Kept Animals Bill July 2021

Animal Welfare (Sentience) Bill Analysis

Animal Justice UK

AJUK Farmed Animals Special 2020

AJUK July 2017

AJUK December 2019

AJUK December 2016

AJUK Tourism Special 2019

AJUK May 2016

AJUK December 2018

AJUK June 2018

AJUK December 2017

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