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Experts in 'animal welfare'

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  Dr Gina Caplen
Post(s): Research Associate, Bristol Veterinary School
Areas of expertise: Research interests: The integration of motivational priorities with established welfare indicators to improve the accuracy...
Keywords: motivational priorities | animal welfare | poultry | pain experience | complex decision making | cognition | chickens
  Professor Toby Knowles
Post(s): Professor of Farming and Food Science, Bristol Veterinary School
Areas of expertise: My background is in agriculture and my main research interests are in animal welfare. I specialise in farm animal welfare,...
Keywords: | animal welfare | animals | farm animals | fish | horse | pony
  Professor David Main
Post(s): Professor of Animal Welfare, Farm Animal Science
Areas of expertise: My research interests include applied welfare assessment for a variety in species including livestock, working horses, laboratory...
Keywords: animal welfare | livestock | dairy cattle lameness | tail biting in pigs | pig welfare
  Professor Michael Mendl
Post(s): Professor of Animal Behaviour and Welfare, Farm Animal Science
Areas of expertise: My current research interests are in the study of cognition, emotion, and social behaviour in domestic animals, with a view...
Keywords: cognition | emotion | social behaviour | domestic animals | animals | animal welfare | pig cognition | tail-biting in pigs
  Dr Nicola Rooney
Post(s): Senior Teaching Fellow & Programme Director of Global Wildlife Health, Bristol Veterinary School
Teaching Fellow, Farm Animal Science
Areas of expertise: I am interested in applied aspects of the interactions between humans and animals including the follow areas: Development...
Keywords: animals | interactions between humans and animals | animal welfare | dogs | domestic animals | play behaviour | working dogs | breeds of domestic dog
  Professor John Tarlton
Post(s): Professor of Regenerative Medicine, Veterinary Pathology and Infection and Immunity
Areas of expertise: Research Interests: Tissue repair and regeneration, inflammatory bowel disease, stem cell biology, tissue engineering,...
Keywords: tissue repair | tissue regeneration | inflammatory bowel disease | stem cell biology | tissue | joint disorders | cattle lameness | animal welfare
  Dr Claire Weeks
Post(s): Senior Research Fellow in Animal Welfare, Farm Animal Science
Areas of expertise: I have over 30 years experience of poultry welfare, which I evaluate by measuring their environment in house and during transport...
Keywords: poultry | animal welfare | animal behaviour | improving animal transport | husbandry systems | literature reviews