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Cathy Dwyer Introduction

Introduction to the Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare, University of Edinburgh Director: Professor Cathy Dwyer

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Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

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Animal Research - an introduction

The use of animals in research at the University of Edinburgh - an introduction.

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Preview Video - Dog App

The Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare Education Preview of the Dog Welfare Assessment app (launched April 2018)

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Dog Welfare Programme

The Jeanne Marchig International Animal Welfare Centre (JMICAWE) Credit: Tim Askew

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Athena and puzzle feeders

Courtesy of Dr Jill MacKay Incorporating puzzle feeders into a daily feeding routine can be a quick and easy method of behavioural enrichment for cats. Our model cat, Athena, is a 2-year old indoor…

From  Louise Connelly 2 Years ago 0 likes 104 views 0  

Cat Pupil Dilation in Response to Hunting

This short video demonstrates the pupil dilation response in cats when hunting. Our demonstration cat, Athena, dilates her pupils fully when preparing to hunt despite the steady levels of light. This…

From  Jill MacKay 2 Years ago 1 likes 122 views 0  

Animal Welfare: Feelings, Fitness, Freedoms

The 'Three F's concept in animal welfare, 'Feelings, Fitness and Freedoms' can be used to evaluate the welfare of any animal. In this example we run through a case study of a…

From  Jill MacKay 2 Years ago 0 likes 13 views

Animal Welfare and Behaviour

Animal welfare is often an emotive subject provoking heated debates and sometimes radical action

From  Stephen Donnelly 3 Years ago 0 likes 19 views 0