Discusses the welfare problems faced by pedigreed dogs as a result of the quest for adherence to breed standards.
Suggests ways to reduce the significant welfare problem of feather pecking in layer hens.
Looks at ways to balance welfare needs with disease prevention in layer hens. Issues such as feather pecking and improving psychological well-being within layer flocks are examined.
Demonstrates that reducing stocking density on broiler farms will significantly improve broiler welfare.
Examines measures to improve the welfare of intensively raised pigs in recent years.
Discusses the need to address welfare issues in broiler chickens which have arisen because of the modern need for rapid growth.
Examines ways of reducing the numbers of loggerhead turtles accidentally caught in commercial fishing. Hook shape and type of bait are considered.
Assesses different methods for controlling free roaming cat populations, with cat welfare in mind.
Examines the use of heat shock proteins to assess stress in farmed fish.
Looks at technologies to improving slaughter conditions for chickens