Welcome to the website of the Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre! The Centre was launched in September 2000 at the Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada where it started life in 1994 as the Animal Welfare Unit.

The Centre promotes animal welfare through service, research, and education. For further information, click on one of the menu items above.

WHAT’S NEW: (see Notices)

  1. Dr. Katy Proudfoot – new SJDAWC Director
  2. SJDAWC – 2020 Grant results will be announced early January
  3. SJDAWC News 2019 – 25th anniversary addition
  4. Animal Welfare in Practice 2019: Dairy Welfare Assessment – pdfs