22 January 2013
Duty of Care, Naturally - On the welfare of semi-captive and wild animals
The central question of this Opinion of the Council on Animal Affairs (RDA) is what should society’s (individual or collective) responsibility be towards the welfare (including the health) of non-captive animals; and how can, may and must this responsibility be fulfilled in practice.
Author/Organization: Raad voor Dierenaangelegenheden - RDA (Council for Animal Welfare)
Topics: animal welfare/general concepts, environment, ethics, human / animal relationship, welfare assessment