Suffering in nature is suffering we should prevent.

We conduct multidisciplinary research in the hope of identifying effective interventions to improve the wellbeing of all types of wild animals. Our goal is to reduce the suffering experienced by nonhuman animals in nature.


November 22, 2017

Parasite Load and Disease in Wild Animals

Parasites are organisms that live on or in another host organism and redirect its resources for themselves. They are nearly as old as life itself, having existed since before the days of the last universal common ancestor of all life.

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December 4, 2017

Our Plans for 2018

The Wild-Animal Suffering Research (WASR) project is fundraising for 2018. This post outlines our plans for next year. If you’d like to support our work, help us fill our room for more funding.

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November 27, 2017

Ozy Brennan's Research Plan

In the next two to three years, I intend to write a series of papers summarizing the evidence about a handful of broad areas of intervention into wild-animal suffering.

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