Concepts in Animal Welfare: 30. Human animal interactions

This module provides an overview of how human interactions with animals affects their welfare. It covers the behaviours and attitudes of the caregivers encountered in veterinary clinical work, and veterinary interactions with animal patients. It starts with a brief introduction to why humans bond with and develop relationships with the animals under our care. It then moves on to examine how human interactions with animals can affect their welfare.

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