58: The Five Freedoms of Animal Welfare (Part 1)

December 12, 2017

Julie Fudge Smith and Colleen Pelar discuss the first three of the Five Freedoms that the ASPCA lists as “internationally accepted standards of care that assert a living being’s right to humane treatment.” They are standards which apply not only to dogs, but to every animal in our care, whether they are pets, farm animals, or working animals.

More information:

ASPCA Five Freedoms Poster

Julie’s Blog: The Five Freedoms

Podcast: Dr Alicia Karas and the Comfort Diary for Elderly dogs

Podcast on Monthly Wellness Check