Veterinary medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, disorder and injury in non-human animals. The scope of veterinary medicine is wide, covering all animal species, both domesticated and wild, with a wide range of conditions which can affect different species. This includes medical bioscience, pathobiology and clinical science.
Here you will find information on previous courses
SCAW was established in 2008 with the aim to support research and education within animal welfare. The Government instructed SLU to form SCAW: "In order to gather the country's expertise and
is a national center for animal welfare in Sweden.
Here you will find information about ongoing projects at SCAW.
Here you will find information about upcoming online courses. At the moment there are no online courses in english. Please visit the swedish site for information about online courses in swedish.
NordCAW (Nordic Network for Communicating Animal Welfare) is a Nordic co-operation to communicate within animal welfare. SCAW is one of the initiators of the project.
Here you will find information about ongoing projects concerning wildlife. This page is under construction
Here you will find information about ongoing projects concerning farm animals. This page is under construction
Here you will find information about and registration to upcoming seminars
SCAW offers several animal welfare seminars. Many of the seminars are also given as online courses. SCAW's courses are suitable for people who work with animal welfare issues in the county
On June 4, 2019, the Swedish Center for Animal Welfare, SCAW, organizes a seminar focusing on natural disasters and its impact on animals and their welfare. How can we prepare for disasters such as
Seminar on animal welfare during procurement and purchasing On October 2, 2019, the Swedish Centre for Animal Welfare, SCAW, plans a seminar on animal welfare during procurement and purchasing. More