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Animal Law

Databases and websites relevant for research in Animal Law


  • Global Animal Law Database Animal welfare legislation database at every level in the world

  • Animal Law Resource Center The Animal Law Resource Center provides access to legislation and legal matters pertaining to animals and the law. Information concerning animal cruelty, animal control, laboratory animal welfare, wildlife management and other issues concerning animals in society. Content is updated regularly and is presented in searchable databases.

  • Animal Legal and Historical Center A comprehensive repository of information about animal law, including over 1200 full-text cases (US, historical, and UK), over 1400 US statutes, over 60 topics and comprehensive explanations, legal articles on a variety of animal topics, and an international collection. By Michigan State University

  • Animal Studies: Law, Welfare and Rights An extensive collection of articles, bibliography, periodicals, legislative histories, reports and related works from HeinOnline

  • CAB Abstracts Archive CAB Abstracts covers the applied life sciences, including agriculture, forestry, human nutrition, veterinary medicine and the environment. Includes some links to full-text. 1910-1972. Hosted by OvidSP.


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