Veterinary Research Communications

, Volume 29, Supplement 2, pp 165–168 | Cite as

Animals and Their Quality of Life: Considerations ‘Beyond Mere Welfare'

  • G. BonoEmail author
  • B. De Mori


animal welfare ethics quality of life 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dip. Scienze Sperimentali VeterinarieUniversità di PadovaLegnaro, PadovaItaly
  2. 2.Dip. Filosofia e ComunicazioneUniversità di CassinoItaly

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