My article ‘Pathways to specialising in animal welfare
’ has just been published in Vet Record
[UK], describing post-graduate qualifications and routes to specialisation in animal welfare that currently exist for veterinarians in the US, Europe and Australia and New Zealand. In particular, it describes how suitably experienced veterinarians can (for a limited time) seek accreditation through the new American and European speciality colleges covering this field, without undertaking a formal programme of study (such as a residency). I’m unable to post the full PDF here for copyright reasons but please contact me
if you’d like access to the full article.