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News 19 May - 1 June 2023

Animals in aquaculture and wild caught


  • Fuseini, A. (2023), "Illegal slaughter of sheep for “smokies” production and for the Muslim sacrifice of Qurbani in the UK: animal welfare and food safety implications", British Food Journal, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/BFJ-12-2022-1128
  • Enkelmann, A., & Bischoff, S. J. CIRS-LAS-a novel approach to increase transparency in laboratory animal science for improving animal welfare by reducing laboratory animal distress. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 10, 736. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2023.1155249
  • Ghassani YK, Rianti P, Priambada NP, Arifin I, Saptorini I, Prameswari W, Darusman HS. Welfare assessment of slow loris (Nycticebus spp.) at an Indonesian primate rehabilitation center: Development and validation of body condition score. Am J Primatol. 2023 May 23:e23524. doi: 10.1002/ajp.23524.
  • Isabela Cristina de Castro Lippi, Fabiana Ribeiro Caldara, Henrique Biasotto Morais, Larissa Braganholo Vargas, Agnês Markiy Odakura, Maria Fernanda de Castro Burbarelli, Gisele Aparecida Felix, Rodrigo Garófallo Garcia, Ibiara Correia Lima Almeida Paz & Luan Sousa dos Santos (2023) Effects of Auditory Enrichment on Welfare and Performance of Sows During Pregnancy and Farrowing/lactation Periods, Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, DOI: 10.1080/10888705.2023.2215930
  • Dung, L. (2023). Dimensions of animal wellbeing. Philosophy and the Mind Sciences, 4, 9. https://doi.org/10.33735/phimisci.2023.9878

Conferences, Seminars & Events

  • Postgraduate Workshop on Comparative Animal Law, submission deadline March 15 2023, 25 – 26 May 2023 (University of Kent)
  • 2023 Animal Welfare Symposium & Workshop – Sustainable Welfare Driving Research by Deakin University, sponsored by Techniplast Australia. 30 – 31 May 2023 (Details)
  • International Society for Anthrozoology 2023 Conference, June 15th – 18th, Edinburgh, UK (Details TBA)
  • UFAW Animal Welfare Conference, 20th – 21st June 2023 – Online (Details)
  • International Society for Applied Ethology, Congress. 1st – 5th August, 2023, Tallinn, Estonia (ISAE)
  • 2023 ANZCCART Conference, 10 August 2023 3pm, Adelaide, SA (Details TBA)
  • Behaviour 2023.14th – 20th August 2023, Univ Bielefeld, Germany. (Behaviour2023)
  • ANZLAA 2023 Conference, Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, VIC, Australia, 28 – 31 August 2023. (Details)
  • The 3rd Conservation through sustainable use of wildlife conference. 26 – 28 September 2023, Brisbane, Australia. (Details)

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