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  1. Textbooks optional 14 items
    1. Humane livestock handling - Temple Grandin, Mark Deesing c2008

      Book 

    2. Poultry behaviour and welfare - Michael C. Appleby, Joy A. Mench, Barry O. Hughes c2004

      Book 

    3. The welfare of pigs - Jeremy N. Marchant-Forde c2009

      Book 

    4. Long distance transport and welfare of farm animals - Michael C. Appleby c2008

      Book 

    5. The UFAW handbook on the care and management of laboratory and other research animals - R. Hubrecht, James K. Kirkwood, Universities Federation for Animal Welfare 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    6. The welfare of animals used in research: practice and ethics - R. Hubrecht, Universities Federation for Animal Welfare 2014

      Book 

  2. Week 1: Farming animals 14 items
    1. Reading Essential 5 items
    2. Reading recommended 4 items
      1. Antimicrobial Use and Resistance in Animals - Scott A. McEwen, Paula J. Fedorka‐Cray 06/2002

        Article Recommended

    3. Reading background 5 items
  3. Week 2: Farming Poultry 14 items
    1. Reading essential 5 items
    2. Reading recommended 3 items
      1. Critical welfare issues and possible solutions in layers - Institute of Animal Husbandry and Animal Welfare

        Document Recommended

    3. Reading background 6 items
  4. Week 3: Farming pigs 19 items
    1. Reading essential 5 items
    2. Reading recommended 4 items
      1. Pig Session [powerpoint slides] - Velarde A. Velarde (2011)

        Document Recommended

    3. Reading background 10 items
      1. Development of pig welfare assessment protocol integrating animal-, environment-, and management-based measures - Anriansyah Renggaman, Hong L. Choi, Sartika I.A. Sudiarto, Laura Alasaarela 12/2015

        Article Background

      2. A comprehensive review of housing for pregnant sows - R.T Rhodes, M.C. Appleby, K. Chinn, L. Douglas 15/11/2005

        Article Background

      3. Sow housing: opportunities, constraints, and unknowns - J. Deen, S.S. Anil, L. Anil 15 April 2005

        Article Background

      4. Welfare challenges in sow housing - M.C. Appleby April 15, 2005

        Article Background

  5. Week 4: Farming Cows 14 items
    1. Reading essential 2 items
      1. Invited review: The welfare of dairy cattle—Key concepts and the role of science - M.A.G. von Keyserlingk, J. Rushen, A.M. de Passillé, D.M. Weary 2009-9

        Article Essential

    2. Reading recommended 5 items
      1. Invited review: The welfare of dairy cattle—Key concepts and the role of science - M.A.G. von Keyserlingk, J. Rushen, A.M. de Passillé, D.M. Weary 2009-9

        Article Recommended

    3. Reading background 7 items
  6. Week 5: Farming small ruminants 11 items
    1. Reading essential 4 items
      1. On-farm welfare monitoring of small ruminants - M. Caroprese, F. Napolitano, S. Mattiello, G.C. Fthenakis 02/2016

        Article Essential

    2. Reading recommended 2 items
      1. Goats under household conditions - S.H.B. Lebbie 2004-2

        Article Recommended

    3. Reading background 5 items
  7. Week 6: Aquaculture & fisheries 7 items
    1. Reading essential 3 items
    2. Reading recommended 1 item
    3. Reading background 3 items
      1. Current issues in fish welfare - F. A. Huntingford, C. Adams, V. A. Braithwaite, S. Kadri 02/2006

        Article Background

  8. Week 7: Animal transportation 16 items
    1. Reading essential 4 items
      1. ASEL-Submission - Dr. Lynn Simpson

        Document Essential

    2. Reading recommended 4 items
      1. The welfare of Australian livestock transported by sea - Susan F. Foster, Karen L. Overall 05/2014

        Article Recommended

    3. Reading background 8 items
  9. Week 8: Eating animals: Thomas Norgaard 13 items
    1. Reading essential 3 items
      Please read as much as you have time for in the following order:
    2. Reading recommended 1 item
      1. Utilitarianism and Vegetarianism - Peter Singer Singer 1980

        Article Recommended

    3. Reading background 9 items
      1. Animal rights and wrongs - Roger Scruton, Demos (Organization : London, England) 2000

        Book Background

      2. Political philosophy: arguments for conservatism - Roger Scruton 2007

        Book Background

      3. The case for animal rights - Tom Regan 2004

        Book Background

      4. Animal rights and human obligations - Tom Regan, Peter Singer 1989

        Book Background

      5. Ethical vegetarianism: from Pythagoras to Peter Singer - Kerry S. Walters, Lisa Portmess c1999

        Book Background

      6. Religious vegetarianism: from Hesiod to the Dalai Lama - Kerry S. Walters, Lisa Portmess c2001

        Book Background

      7. The lives of animals - J. M. Coetzee, Marjorie Garber, Amy Gutmann, Princeton University. University Center for Human Values c1999

        Book Background

      8. Eating animals - Jonathan Safran Foer 2010

        Book Background

  10. Week 9: Scientific animal use 13 items
    1. Introduction 4 items
    2. regulatory standards 9 items
      1. Animal Research in Medical Sciences: Seeking a Convergence of Science, Medicine, and Animal Law - Pippin, J. Pippin 2013

        Article Essential Read:II. The Law As Applied To Animal Research pp.470-474

      2. Enhancing the protection of animals used for scientific purposes - J. Sellick March 2011

        Article Recommended Scroll down to Journal of Animal Welfare Law March 2011 and click Download.

  11. Week 10: Alternatives to scientific animal use 17 items
    1. The 3Rs and additional Rs 11 items
      1. Reading essential 3 items
      2. Reading recommended 1 item
      3. Reading background 7 items
        1. Environmental Enrichment for Laboratory Rodents - E. Hutchinson, A. Avery, S. VandeWoude 01/01/2005

          Article Background

        2. Guide for the care and use of laboratory animals - J.C. Garber, R.W. Barbee, J.T. Bielitzki, L.A. Clayton c2011

          Book Background

    2. Reporting of scientific animal use 6 items
      1. Reading essential 2 items
        1. Can Animal Models of Disease Reliably Inform Human Studies? - H. Bart van der Worp, David W. Howells, Emily S. Sena, Michelle J. Porritt 2010-3-30

          Article Essential

        2. Improving Bioscience Research Reporting: The ARRIVE Guidelines for Reporting Animal Research - Carol Kilkenny, William Browne, Innes Cuthill, Michael Emerson 03/02/2014

          Article Essential

      2. Reading recommended 1 item
        1. Publication Bias in Reports of Animal Stroke Studies Leads to Major Overstatement of Efficacy - Emily S. Sena, H. Bart van der Worp, Philip M. W. Bath, David W. Howells 2010-3-30

          Article Recommended

      3. Reading background 3 items
        1. Risk of Bias in Reports of In Vivo Research: A Focus for Improvement - Malcolm R. Macleod, Aaron Lawson McLean, Aikaterini Kyriakopoulou, Stylianos Serghiou 13/10/2015

          Article Background

        2. Journal Editorial Policies, Animal Welfare, and the 3Rs - Nicola J. Osborne, Daisy Payne, Michael L. Newman 14/12/2009

          Article Background

  12. Week 11: Scientific animal use: ethical considerations 20 items
    1. The harms and benefits of invasive animal research 15 items
      1. Reading essential 4 items
      2. Reading recommended 2 items
      3. Reading background 9 items
        1. The ethical challenges of animal research - H.R. Ferdowsian, J.P. Gluck

          Article Background

        2. Genomic responses in mouse models poorly mimic human inflammatory diseases - Junhee Seok, H. Shaw Warren, Alex G. Cuenca, Michael N. Mindrinos 26/02/2013

          Article Background

        3. The ethics of research involving animals - Nuffield Council on Bioethics 2005

          Book Background

    2. The use of non-human primates 3 items
      1. Reading recommended 1 item
      2. Reading background 2 items
    3. Animal ethics committees: are they fit for purpose? 2 items
      1. Reading recommended 1 item
        1. Analysis of Animal Research Ethics Committee Membership at American Institutions - Lawrence A. Hansen, Justin R. Goodman, Alka Chandna 22/02/2012

          Article Recommended

      2. Reading background 1 item
  13. Week 12: Educational animal use and alternatives 16 items
    1. Educational animal use and alternatives 10 items
      1. Read 2 items
      2. Optional reading 8 items
        1. Towards a humane veterinary education - S. Martinsen, N. Jukes 2015

          Article Recommended

    2. Student conscientious objection to harmful animal use 3 items
      1. Read 1 item
      2. Optional reading 2 items
    3. Training of animal research staff 3 items
      1. Optional reading 3 items