Events

Welfare at slaugher (student debate)

Tuesday November 11th 2014

Vet Graham Duncanson will be talking to the Cambridge Farm Animal Veterinary Society about two important topics - welfare at slaughter and asking when the farm vet should reach for the gun. If there is no licensed gun available how can chemical euthanisia be carried out humanely?

This talk is kindly supported by Ceva Animal Health

Young Vets in the Dock

Tuesday November 25th 2014

You're a newly qualified vet and find yourself inadvertently drawn into a legal case. It can be a daunting scenario. Former AWF Trustee David Harwood wants to help. Drawing on his experience in veterinary forensic work for AHVLA and RSPCA, David will share do’s and don’ts and offer advice to help young vets be more confident witnesses.

This event is kindly supported by Ceva Animal Health Ltd

Sheep are not stupid!

Thursday November 27th 2014


Sheep are not stupid! Their behaviour is subtle and they shouldn't be left to suffer. So says sheep expert and AWF Representative for Wales, Kate Hovers. Find out more about the behaviour of these misunderstood animals and how improving our understanding will improve sheep welfare. 

AWF Discussion Forum 2015

Monday June 8th 2015

The Discussion Forum will return to One Great George Street in 2015. Save the date Monday 8th June 2015
We will be working on the programme over the summer, so watch this space. While you are waiting you can watch the presentations from 2013 and 2014.  

Got a suggestion for the 2015 prorgamme? Please email us