Animal Welfare Publications

Image Name/Description Price
Safe Pair Housing of Macaques Cover Safe Pair Housing of Macaques

Guide for laboratory animal care personnel on ways to facilitate compatibility when housing rhesus macaques; by Jodi Carlson, 2008, 48 pages.

One copy free to individuals at research facilities.

$1.00
Sea Turtles Brochure Cover Sea Turtles Brochure

Introduction to the various types of sea turtles, including their distribution and nesting habits, and a discussion of the threats they face and how we can help.

Sharks at Risk Brochure Cover (Photo by Dmitry Miroshnikov) Sharks at Risk Brochure

Overview of how overfishing and the fin trade is seriously depleting shark populations worldwide (Chinese version also available.)

Slaughterhouse Cover Slaughterhouse: The Shocking Story of Greed, Neglect, and Inhumane Treatment Inside the U.S. Meat Industry

Investigation into America’s slaughterhouses and the human and animal suffering that occurs within; by Gail A. Eisnitz (Prometheus Books, 1997), hardcover, 301 pages.

$18.00
Taking Better Care of Monkeys and Apes Cover Taking Better Care of Monkeys and Apes

Tips on how to enrich the lives of nonhuman primates in research; by Viktor Reinhardt, 2008, 137 pages.

One copy free to individuals at research facilities.

$4.00
The Animal Dealers: Evidence of Abuse of Animals in the Commercial Trade 1952-19 The Animal Dealers: Evidence of Abuse of Animals in the Commercial Trade 1952-1997

A shocking exposé of cruelty, fraud and negligence in the trade of dogs, cats, primates, birds and reptiles, 1997, 430 pages.

*Unfortunately, we can no longer offer this publication as it is no longer in print. For more information on this topic, please view The Case Against Random Source Dog and Cat...

$3.00
The Boy Who Loved All Living Things

A tale inspired by real events from Dr. Albert Schweitzer's youth, which teaches young children that animals are friends who should be treated with utmost compassion, written and illustrated by Sheila Hamanaka, 2006, 24 pages.

One copy free to teachers.

$4.00
The Case Against Random Source Dog and Cat Dealers Cover The Case Against Random Source Dog and Cat Dealers

Report submitted to the House Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy and Poultry in support of the Pet Safety and Protection Act of 1996, 63 pages.

You can choose to order a printed copy by adding this publication to your cart or download this publication as a PDF. To download this publication as a free PDF, please select each part to download and save (due to its large size, it is divided into 5 different parts)....

The Grassfed Primer: Your guide to the benefits of grassfed beef - Cover The Grassfed Primer: Your Guide to the Benefits of Grassfed Beef

Guide covering history of U.S. beef production and rise of modern intensive farming systems, and describing the human health, environmental, and animal welfare advantages of grassfed systems, 2011, 18 pages.

The Homes for Horses Coalition Brochure Cover The Homes for Horses Coalition Brochure

Description of the Coalition’s mission to provide care and homes to horses in need, advance the highest operating standards for equine rescue and retirement facilities, and promote responsible horse ownership.

The Principles of Humane Experimental Technique

A reprint of this classic "ahead of its time" publication which classified the 3R's of humane techniques: replacement, reduction and refinement, Universities Federation for Animal Welfare, by W.M.S. Russell and R.L. Burch, 1992, Special edition, 238 pages, 1992.

*Unfortunately, we can no longer offer this publication as it is no longer in print.

$25.00
The Schweitzer Medalists Brochure The Schweitzer Medalists Brochure

Complete list of individuals upon whom AWI has bestowed the Albert Schweitzer Medal since 1955 in honor of their outstanding contributions to animal welfare.

The South Korean Dog Meat Trade Brochure - Cover The South Korean Dog Meat Trade Brochure

Overview of the miserable living conditions and sadistic slaughter methods suffered by dogs raised for food within the largely unregulated South Korean dog meat trade.

Trapped Animals Brochure Cover Trapped Animals Brochure

An overview of cruel traps and their impacts on animals.

Trapping Agony Cover Trapping Agony

The views of Charles Darwin on the cruelty of the steel-jaw leghold trap, reprinted from Defenders magazine, 1 page.

Variables, Refinement and Environmental Enrichment Cover Variables, Refinement and Environmental Enrichment for Rodents and Rabbits kept in Research Institutions

Summary and discussion of techniques to improve living situations for rodents and rabbits in research facilities; by Viktor and Annie Reinhardt, 2006, 71 pages.

One copy free to individuals at research facilities.

$3.00
Whales and Dolphins Brochure Cover Whales and Dolphins Brochure

Description of the threats facing whales and dolphins from deliberate exploitation and incidental human impacts.

Whales and Dolphins in Captivity Brochure Whales and Dolphins in Captivity Brochure

Examination of the captive dolphin industry and the harmful repercussions of “swim with dolphins” programs (French and Spanish versions also available).

What is the Real Price of a Fur Coat? Cover What is the Real Price of a Fur Coat?

Outlines the inhumane process involved in obtaining wild furs, 4 pages.