Books


VAN DIJK, L. , PRITCHARD, J.C., PRADHAN, S.K. & WELLS, K. (2011) Sharing the Load: A guide to improving the welfare of working animals through collective action. Practical Action Publishing, Rugby, UK

Available from www.developmentbookshop.com


VAN DIJK, L. & Griethuysen R.O. (2001) Paprika, Handbook of Major Pests and Diseases of Important Crops in Malawi, Chapter 19 pp261-280, Malawi – German Plant Protection Project, Lilongwe, Malawi



Practitioner Manuals


VAN DIJK, L. (2003) Rabbit Production Guidelines for the Malawi Prison Service, Penal Reform International, Lilongwe, Malawi


VAN DIJK, L. (2000) Training of Trainers Manual, Cheetah Malawi Limited, Smallholder Outgrowers’ Organisation, Lilongwe, Malawi



Technical Papers


PRITCHARD, J.C. (2012) The role of working donkeys, mules and horses in the lives of women: a review of their contribution to women’s pathways out of poverty (FAO-The Brooke)



Journal Publications


(A journal subscription is usually needed to view published versions - or email authors for a copy. Where copyright allows, the authors’ unedited versions are attached as PDFs)


VAN DIJK, L., PRADHAN, S.K., ALI, M. & RANJAN, R. (2013) Sustainable animal welfare: community-led action for improving care and livelihoods. Participatory Learning and Action (PLA Notes) 66, 37-50


EDGAR, J.L., MULLAN, S.M., PRITCHARD, J.C., MCFARLANE, U.J.C. & MAIN, D.C.J. (2013) Towards a ‘good life’ for farm animals: development of a resource tier framework to achieve positive welfare for laying hens. Animals 2013, 3(3), 584-605, Special Issue ‘The Future of Farm Animal Welfare’

Open access at: http://www.mdpi.com/2076-2615/3/3/584


PRITCHARD, J.C., VAN DIJK, L., ALI, M. & PRADHAN, S.K. (2012) Non-economic incentives to improve animal welfare: positive competition as a driver for change among owners of draught and pack animals in India. Animal Welfare 21 (S1), 25-32


PRITCHARD, J.C. (2010) Animal traction and transport in the 21st Century: Getting the priorities right. The Veterinary Journal 186, 271 - 274

Pritchard VetJ 2010.pdf


PRITCHARD, J.C., BURN, C.C., BARR, A.R.S. & WHAY, H.R. (2009) Haematological and serum biochemical reference values for apparently healthy working horses in Pakistan. Research in Veterinary Science 87 (3), 389 - 395

Pritchard et al ResVetSci 2009.pdf 


BURN, C.C., PRITCHARD, J.C. & WHAY H.R. (2009) Observer reliability for working equine welfare assessment: problems with high prevalence of certain results. Animal Welfare 18, 177-187

Burn et al. Animal Welfare 2009.pdf

 

PRITCHARD, J.C., BURN, C.C., BARR, A.R.S. & WHAY, H.R. (2008) Validity of indicators of dehydration in working horses: a longitudinal study of changes in skin tent duration, mucous membrane dryness and drinking behaviour. Equine Veterinary Journal 40 (6), 558 - 564

Pritchard et al EVJ 2008.pdf

 

BURN, C.C., PRITCHARD, J.C., FARAJAT, M., TWAISSI, A.A. & WHAY, H.R. (2008) Risk factors for strap-related lesions in working donkeys at the World Heritage site of Petra, Jordan. The Veterinary Journal 178, 261 - 269

Burn et al VetJ 2008.pdf

 

PRITCHARD, J.C., BARR, A.R.S. & WHAY, H.R. (2007) Repeatability of a skin tent test for dehydration in working horses and donkeys. Animal Welfare 16 (2), 181 - 183

Pritchard et al Animal Welfare 2007.pdf


PRITCHARD, J.C., BARR, A.R.S. & WHAY, H.R. (2006) Validity of a behavioural measure of heat stress and a skin tent test for dehydration in working horses and donkeys. Equine Veterinary Journal 38, 433-438

Pritchard et al EVJ 2006.pdf


PRITCHARD, J.C., LINDBERG, A.C., MAIN, D.C.J. & WHAY, H.R. (2005) Assessment of the welfare of working horses, mules and donkeys using health and behaviour parameters. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 69, 265-283

Pritchard et al PrevVetMed 2005.pdf


LINDBERG, A.C., LEEB C., PRITCHARD, J.C., WHAY, H.R. & MAIN, D.C.J. (2003) Determination of welfare problems and their perceived causes in working equines. Animal Welfare 13 (supplement) S247

Lindberg et al. UFAW 2003.pdf


VAN DIJK, L. (2000) Tracking Change Together: Participatory Impact Monitoring in Bumbunyika Dambo, Horticulture in Malawi, Issue 3, Lilongwe, Malawi


 

Conference Presentations and Proceedings


MONTE F., PRITCHARD, J.C, BULLER, H. & MAIN, D.C.J. (2012) Promoting farmer/ client interest in animal welfare. Universities Federation for Animal Welfare Conference: Recent Advances in Animal Welfare III, York, UK, 21st June 2012


PRITCHARD, J.C. (2011) Improving the welfare of working animals through collective action. British Equine Veterinary Association Congress, Liverpool, 7th-10th September 2011 (invited speaker)


ALI, M., PRADHAN, S.K. & PRITCHARD, J.C. (2011) Working equine welfare groups in India: the role of common savings and loans in stabilising group membership and improving animal welfare. Universities Federation for Animal Welfare International Symposium, Portsmouth, UK, 28th - 29th June 2011


PRITCHARD, J.C., Pratt, D., Battaglia, D. and Rosenthal, I. (2011) FAO-The Brooke e-consultation on working animals: Summary and results. 5th Pan-Commonwealth Veterinary Association Congress, Accra, Ghana, 21st - 25th March 2011


VAN DIJK, L. & PRITCHARD, J.C. (2010) Designing programmes for sustainable animal welfare improvement. Sixth International Colloquium on Working Equids, New Delhi, India, 29th November - 2nd December 2010

van Dijk & Pritchard ICWE 2010.pdf


PRADHAN, S.K., RANJAN, A.M. & VAN DIJK, L. (2010) Participatory Welfare Needs Assessment: a community-driven approach towards improving the welfare of working equines. Sixth International Colloquium on Working Equids, New Delhi, India, 29th November - 2nd December 2010


GUHA, K., PRADHAN, S.K., RANGNEKAR, D.V. & VAN DIJK, L. (2010) A decade of intervention for welfare improvement of working equines in India: Lessons learned and transition in approach. Sixth International Colloquium on Working Equids, New Delhi, India, 29th November - 2nd December 2010


VAN DIJK, L., PRADHAN, K.S., BANERJEE A., WHAY H.R., DENNISON, T.L., WELLS, K. & PRITCHARD, J.C. (2008) Sharing the Load: sustainable community action to improve the welfare of working animals in developing countries. First International Animal Welfare Conference of the Australian Animal Welfare Strategy: The Welfare of Animals - A Universal Responsibility, Queensland, Australia, 31st August to 3rd September 2008

van Dijk et al. WVA-AAVS 2008.pdf

 

BURN, C.C., PRITCHARD, J.C., BARR, A.R.S. & WHAY, H.R. (2007) Physiological and behavioural indicators of heat stress: potential for application of a human physiological strain index to working and performance horses. World Equine Veterinary Association Congress, Moscow, Russia, January 2008

Pritchard et al. WEVA 2008.pdf 


BURN, C.C., DENNISON, T.L., PRITCHARD, J.C. & WHAY, H.R. (2008) Downcast donkeys and haggard horses: behavioural indicators of poor welfare in working equids. 42nd Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology, Dublin, Ireland, 5th - 9th August 2008

Burn et al. ISAE 2008.pdf


PRITCHARD, J.C., FARAJAT, M., TWAISSI, A.A.M. & WHAY, H.R. (2007) Tail-base lesions in donkeys carrying tourists in Jordan: risk factors and tourist attitudes to donkey welfare. 41st Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology, Merida, Mexico, 1st – 3rd August 2007

Burn et al. ISAE 2007.pdf

 

DENNISON, T.L., KHAN, G.S., KHAN, R.A., PRITCHARD, J.C. & WHAY, H.R. (2006) A comparative study of the welfare of equines working in the brick kilns of Multan and Peshawar; Pakistan. 5th International Colloquium on Working Equines, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 30th Oct – 2nd Nov 2006

Dennison et al. ICWE 2005.pdf

 

PRITCHARD, J.C., BARR, A.R.S. & WHAY, H.R. (2006) Working equine physiology: Endurance athlete or exhausted nag? British Equine Veterinary Association Congress, Birmingham, UK, 13th-16th September 2006

Pritchard et al. BEVA 2006.pdf

 

WHAY H.R., FARAJAT M., TWAISSI A.A.M. & PRITCHARD J.C. (2006) A strategic approach to improving the health and welfare of working donkeys in Petra, Jordan.  9th Congress of the World Equine Veterinary Association, Marrakech, Morocco, 22nd – 26th January 2006 pp 323-325

Whay et al. WEVA 2006.pdf

 

PRITCHARD J.C. & WHAY H.R. (2006) The influence of type of work on the health and behaviour of working horses and donkeys. 9th Congress of the World Equine Veterinary Association, Marrakech, Morocco, 22nd – 26th January 2006 pp 326-328 Pritchard & Whay WEVA 2006.pdf

 

WHAY H.R. & PRITCHARD J.C. (2004) Evaluando el bienestar de los équidos de trabaji en Afganistán (Assessing the Welfare of Equines Working in Afghanistan) Proceedings of “Producción animal de calidad contemplando bienestar animal” Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, 2nd – 3rd November 2004 pp 63 – 67

Whay & Pritchard Chile 2004.pdf

 

Joy Pritchard and Lisa van Dijk have published in peer-reviewed international journals, practitioner series, extension manuals and open-access media. We have also co-authored and edited Sharing the Load: a guide to improving the welfare of working animals through collective action (Practical Action Publishing, 2011)