These are the key projects in which AnimalWise is currently engaged:
Streetdogs of Mauritius in which Pim Martens, together with Karen Soeters, Anneloes Smitsman and Kurt Barnes, tries to find humane and ecologically sustainable solutions in the collective caretaking of dogs in Mauritius.
Attitudes towards Animals, where, through an international survey – led by Maastricht University, The Netherlands (in cooperation with AnimalWise) – we want to gain insight in the way people treat and interact with animals in their direct environment.
Animal Assisted Activities, in which we try to improved the interaction between patients and animals in hospital settings.
Emotions of Pets in which Prof. dr. Pim Martens and Prof. dr. Marie-Jose Enders analyse the perception of humans regarding the emotions of cats and dogs.
The Sustainable Zoo in which Prof. dr. Pim Martens, Carijn Beumer M.Sc. and Floortje Mennen M.Sc. explore the sustainability of zoos.