The Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare Education

Delphi publications

Delphi project publications

Delphi Project – Expert consensus on animal welfare priority issues in the UK.

The following publications and key findings can be downloaded.

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  • Rioja-Lang, F. et al., 2020. Prioritisation of animal welfare issues in the UK using expert consensus. Veterinary Record, pp.Veterinary Record, 5 July 2020.
  • Rioja-Lang, F. et al., 2020. Determining a Welfare Prioritization for Horses Using a Delphi Method. Animals (Basel), 10(4), p.647. doi: 10.3390/ani10040647
  • Rioja-Lang, F et al., 2020. Prioritization of Farm Animal Welfare Issues Using Expert Consensus. Frontiers in veterinary science, 6, p.495. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2019.00495
  • Rioja-Lang , F , Bacon , H , Connor , M & Dwyer , C 2019 , Rabbit welfare : determining priority welfare issues for pet rabbits using a modified Delphi method , Veterinary Record Open .–000363.
  • Rioja-Lang, F., Bacon, H., Connor, M., Dwyer, CM.(2019) Determining priority welfare issues for cats in the United Kingdom using expert consensus. Veterinary Record Open 6: e000365. doi: 10.1136/vetreco-2019-000365


Publicity/In the News

9 July 2020: The Horse

Vet Record, 187 (1)