Center for Animal Welfare Science

Highlights

CAWS WELCOMES NEW MEMBERS

Dr. Colleen Brady, Dr. Stacy Zuelly, and Dr. Ahmed Mohammed

CAWS welcomes new members Dr. Colleen Brady, Professor of Youth Development and Agricultural Education, Dr. Stacy Zuelly, Assistant Professor of Animal Sciences, and affiliate member, Dr. Ahmed Mohammed, Assistant Lecturer of Animal Behaviour and Management, Assiut University, Egypt.

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Awardees of CAWS Seed Funding 2017

Brianna GaskillColleen Brady

Congratulations to Drs. Brianna Gaskill and Colleen Brady for being awarded 2017 CAWS internal seed grants directed at innovative approaches for addressing animal welfare issues. Dr. Gaskill's project is entitled "Improving Mouse Welfare by Identifying Aggression Reducing Pheromones" and Dr. Brady will study "The Role of Mindset and Locus of Control on the Welfare of Working Horses in Central and Latin American Communities."

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News & Events

2017 symposium

2017 Caws symposium

The CAWS Symposium was held May 17-18, 2017 in Stewart Center and was attended by 140 people. Day 1 featured two workshops: "Integrating Animal Welfare into the Animal Science and Veterinary Curriculum," moderated by Dr. Janice Kritchevsky and "Food Safety, Economics, and the Humane Food Movement," moderated by Dr. Marisa Erasmus. On Day 2, the Symposium "Advancing Animal Welfare Science: Overcoming Obstacles to Implementation" featured experts in animal welfare from academia, industry and public health. Read more

Read more about the newest project from CAWS!

ESTABLISHING SCIENCE-BASED STANDARDS FOR THE CARE AND WELFARE OF BREEDING DOGS
Fall 2016 CAWS Updates and News

 


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Contact Us

Contact the Center for Animal Welfare Science

Director: Dr. Candace Croney
Email: ccroney@purdue.edu
Phone: 765-496-6665

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