Welcome to The Subject of Animal Welfare, a blog focusing on the issues surrounding the health and well-being of both domesticated and wild animals. Our society is inextricably linked with animals, whether it be pets, wildlife, farm or service animals, and it is important we continually assess and improve their welfare for our mutual benefit. Please have a read of some of the latest posts below, and please do leave a comment with any thoughts or questions you may have.
In a couple of weeks time, I will heading up to Scotland to start my Masters in Animal Behaviour and Welfare. Edinburgh University has its fair share of notable alumni, including Robert Louis Stevenson (Author of Treasure Island and The Three Muskateers and many others), Dr Robert Knox (better known as the man who dissected … More Copy and Paste