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Does Australia Breed Companion Animals Ethically?

Robert Dixon Animal Welfare Symposium 2014

Exploring whether the production and management of cats and dogs intended as companions can be more ethical

Chair: Dr Chris Degeling (Centre for Value, Ethivs and Law in Medicine)

Panel:

Dr Linda Beer (vet and dog breeder), Dr Andrew Cornwell (NSW MP, Chair of the NSW Companion Animal Taskforce)
Ms Maryann Dalton (Pet Industry Association of Australia executive officer)
Dr Karen Hedberg (vet, breeder, judge and Chair of the Canine Health and Wellbeing Committee)
Bidda Jones (RSPCA Australia Chief Scientist)
Professor Richard Malik (small animal specialist)
Professor Claire Wade (geneticist)