CAWSEL Courses on Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law

We are sorry to announce that after careful consideration of the global situation, and with the health and wellbeing of our participants & lecturers in mind, the 2020 edition of CAWSEL will not be going ahead this September.

We hope to be back soon!

In the meantime, please check back on this website for updates.


Empowering people to improve the lives of animals

Four Independent Courses

  • Welfare Concepts and Assessments, and zoo animal welfare
  • Law and companion animal and horse welfare
  • Laboratory animal welfare and principles of animal ethics
  • Farm animal welfare


For details of all of these courses, please visit


for this year
United Kingdom
Sunday, September 6, 2020 to Friday, September 18, 2020