Understanding and responding to grief in companion animal practice
Contributor(s):: Williams, S., Mills, J. N.
Veterinary deontology: from sacrifice to euthanasia
Contributor(s):: Malmierca, E.
In recent years the word 'sacrifice' to denote the deliberate ending of an animal's life has been replaced by the term 'euthanasia' in many veterinary clinics. The question is raised whether this change in terminology is associated with a change in the attitude of the public regarding the loss of...
Animal welfare and ethics
Contributor(s):: Gere, T.
The article discusses the historical survey of the development of views concerning animal welfare and animal ethics. The philosophical and legal standpoints related to the legal status of humans and animals; harmful effects of industrial production methods; perception on animal rights, put into...
Ethics in human-animal relationships
Contributor(s):: Antonites, A., Odendaal, J. S. J.
Reactions to ethical matters related to human-animal relationships are often ambiguous and are influenced by many human-related factors. Because of such variations, there is a need for guidance in this regard. Such guidelines should thus be useful in a universal sense. Due to veterinarians...
$250 000 in emotional distress damages for the loss of a pet? What's this bond coming to?
Contributor(s):: Wilson, J. F.
Animal rights and human responsibility
Contributor(s):: Bauston, G.
Competing conceptions of animal welfare and their ethical implications for the treatment of non-human animals
Contributor(s):: Haynes, R. P.
Animal welfare scientists have appropriated the concept of animal welfare, claiming to give a scientific account that is more objective than the "sentimental" account given by animal liberationists. This strategy plays a major role in supporting merely limited reform in the use of animals and...
Human-animal interaction - the place of the companion animal in society
Contributor(s):: Godfrey, A.
The well-being of farm animals: exploring the intersection between values and technology
Contributor(s):: Anthony, R.
To Turn: California's Proposition 2 and the Ethics of Animal Mobility in Agriculture
Contributor(s):: Lulka, David