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Animal welfare
Definition of suffering
  1. James Yeates
  1. RSPCA, Wilberforce Way, Southwater, Sussex RH13 9RS; e-mail: jamesyeates@rspca.org.uk

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RECENT scholarship within this journal (Baumgaertner and others 2016) found evidence of disputes between experts concerning the definition of suffering. I thought it might be useful – and simple – to remind readers of the definition of suffering.

As Morton (2016) points out, ‘suffering’ is defined in the Animal …

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