ANS890 Recent Advances in Animal Welfare Science
Credits: 2 credits
Time: Friday 8:30-10:20

On site facilitators:
Dr. Ed Pajor (Purdue University)
Dr. Adroaldo J. Zanella (Michigan State University)

Course Description
: this is a multi-instructional, multi-disciplinary course offered to senior undergraduates and graduate students at Michigan State University and Purdue University. Lectures will originate at MSU, or Purdue and be video-linked to the partner universities. Lecturers will address a variety of issues relevant to animal welfare (see attached sheet for proposed lectures and lecturers). Lecturers are recognized experts in their field.

» RESEARCH AREAS
Assessment of animal welfare...
Developing protocols to assess the processes by which humans develop their attitudes toward animal welfare issues; developing a novel concept to be used ...

» WELFARE JUDGING COMPETION
We have developed a model to increase education of animal welfare issues based on a traditional curriculum feature within animal science departments: judging teams ...
» EQWIS-ACTION
Equine Welfare Intervention
Strategy. is a ten-day intervention strategy designed to investigate the welfare of working horses, to develop realistic solutions to critical welfare issues facing these ...