Researcher Details

Dr. Daniel M. Weary

Researcher Information

Position: Professor - Agroecology - Animal Welfare Program - Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Industrial Research Chair in Animal Welfare

Institution: University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems , Vancouver, British Columbia

Contact Information

Email: danweary@interchange.ubc.ca

Website: http://www.landfood.ubc.ca/directory/faculty/professors-and-instructors/dan-weary

Areas of Interest: Animal behaviour and how animals perceive their environment.

Subjects: Animal comfort, Antibiomicrobial resistance

Projects

Cow comfort and free-stall design

Jan-2000, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Cow comfort: free-stall design and the vulnerable cow

Jan-2002, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Feeding management strategies to reduce feed wastage by dairy cows

Jun-2003, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Immune function in the transition cow

Jan-2003, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Feeding calves more milk: managing rearing systems to improve weight gains and welfare

Sep-2004, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Improved on-farm detection and treatment of lameness in dairy cattle

May-2006, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Managing high-risk transition cows

Mar-2007, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Improving cow comfort to increase longevity in tie stalls and free stalls in Quebec and Ontario dairy herds

Apr-2010, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Land and Food Systems

NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Dairy Cattle Welfare

Jan-2009, University of British Columbia

Improving hoof health in Canadian dairy farms

Jan-2014, University of British Columbia

Industrial Research Chair - Dairy Cattle Welfare

Jun-2014, University of British Columbia