Conference announcement

Anthony Podberscek (alp18@CUS.CAM.AC.UK)
Sat, 12 Aug 1995 18:49:36 +0000

(ISAZ) will include sessions on:

Companion Animals
Farm Animals
Laboratory Animals
Wild and zoo animals

In each of these four sessions, talks and posters will be welcomed on:

* attitudes to animals
* animal behaviour problems and treatment
* representations of animals (e.g. in art and literature)
* the effects of humans on other animals and vice versa
* ethical and philosophical considerations of human-animal interactions
* historical and cultural aspects of human-animal interactions
* unorthodox relationships

In addition, a satellite symposium entitled, 'Concern, cruelty and
indifference: understanding attitudes towards animal welfare', (speakers
invited; open to all) will be organized by Dr. Elizabeth Paul (Edinburgh
University) from July 23rd to 24th, at the same venue.

To be put onto a mailing list for further information about the conference
(including the 'Call for Abstracts') and the symposium, please e-mail your
postal address to: Dr. Anthony Podberscek, University of Cambridge,
Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, Madingley Road, Cambridge, UK.
Phone: (01223) 33 0846 fax: (01223) 33 0886 e-mail:

Anthony Podberscek