Animal Welfare in a Changing World

Title:
Animal Welfare in a Changing World
Author:
Andrew Butterworth
Subject:
Animal & Veterinary Sciences
Publisher:
Cabi Publishing
Description:
Contemporary and challenging, this thought-provoking book outlines a number of the key dilemmas in animal welfare today and tomorrow. The key issues range from the welfare of hunted animals, to debates around intensive farming versus sustainability, and the welfare effects of climate change and environmental change. The book covers the effects of fences on wild animals and on carrion animals, the impact of tourism on animal welfare,and philosophical questions about speciesism, and both the quality and quantity of animal lives. The welfare impacts of human-animal interactions are explored, including human impact on marine mammals, fish, wildlife, companion and farm animals.
Indentifiers:
E-ISBN: 9781786392473 ISBN: 9781786392459
Collection:
CABI