You are cordially invited to attend
THURSDAY, JUNE 28 – FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2001
ALUMNI CENTER, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS DAVIS, CALIFORNIA
Sponsored by: Animal Place • Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights • United Poultry Concerns
Purpose: To address welfare concerns regarding animals raised for food production. The target audience will be animal agribusiness, animal protectionists, scientists, students, and the general public.
Topics & Speakers About Chickens:
“Welfare Problems of ‘Laying’ Hens” – Joy Mench, PhD, University of California
“Welfare Problems of ‘Meat-type’ Chickens” – Ian J.H. Duncan, PhD, University of Guelph, Ontario
“Changing Our Views About the Domestic Chicken” – D.Sc., University of New England, Australia
“Emotions and Awareness in Birds,” Gisela Kaplan, PhD, University of New England, Australia
To Register: Mail completed registration form with check made payable to AVAR, PO Box 208, Davis, CA 95617-0208. Credit card payment is not available.
Attendance Fees (includes vegan breakfasts and lunches) $75 full conference $40 day rate $25 student rate full conference $15 student day rate
Lodging: Best Western University Lodge has blocked rooms at $67/night single and $75/night double. Reservations must be made by 5/27/01 to receive this rate. Call: 530-756-7890 or e-mail: UniversityLodgeUCD@SoliSys.com. Tell them you are attending the conference; rooms are reserved under the Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights.