Animal Welfare/Rights

Commentary: ‘Animal Rights or Wrongs?’

A kids’ show explores the contentious issue of using animals to test drugs or conduct research. What they had to say offer a valuable insight into why the issue is so volatile even for adults FULL STORY »

Animal welfare transparency

NMPF’s F.A.R.M. Program adds farmer clarity, and consumer assurance. FULL STORY »

See It? Stop It!

A major development in animal care came last year when NMPF, along with the Center for Food Integrity and the U.S. pork industry, launched “See It? Stop It! Animal Care Starts with You.” FULL STORY »

From our board room: Animal welfare efforts described

This month, Dairy Herd Management asked Editorial Advisory Board members to describe their animal welfare philosophies, training and auditing programs. FULL STORY »

Wage war on our top 5 welfare issues

As a veterinarian, I see things we could do to improve cow and calf welfare. We need to improve our practices relating to lameness, dehorning, tail docking, euthanasia and transportation. FULL STORY »

Canada's largest dairy farm target of undercover video

The BC SPCA is recommending charges of animal cruelty against eight employees of Canada’s largest dairy farm, following a BC SPCA investigation in Chilliwack. FULL STORY »

UFW releases photos from Darigold farms

The United Farm Workers (UFW) union, the organization once led by Cesar Chavez, is alleging that Darigold/Northwest Dairy Association-member farms are mistreating lame and sick cows by forcing them to be milked, and not medically treating them. FULL STORY »

Late calf/dam separation puts calves in bad mood

Separating calves from their dam late gives them an attitude similar to dehorning, according to new research from the University of British Columbia (UBC). FULL STORY »

DocTalk tackles euthanasia

The popular DocTalk show featuring Kansas State University’s Dan Thomson, PhD, DVM, covers the sensitive topic of humane euthanasia of downed animals in this week’s episode. FULL STORY »

HSUS misleading on membership figures

According to watchdog group HumaneWatch.org, HSUS’s claims of an 11- or 12-million-strong “constituency” overstate HSUS’s actual membership ten-fold. FULL STORY »

Animal welfare certification webinar now online

Learn about current options in farm animal welfare audits and evaluation from Jim Reynolds, veterinarian at the Western University College of Veterinary Medicine. FULL STORY »

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