Skip to Main Content
Bookmark and Share print small medium large 


Companion Animal Welfare Initiative (CAWI)

Purpose: Improve the welfare of companion animals in Prince Edward Island by developing and implementing educational strategies to raise public awareness about good companion animal care practices.


Dr. Alice Crook (Chair) Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre,
Atlantic Veterinary College
Mala Somersall
Beckie MacLean
PEI Humane Society
Dr. Marti Hopson PEI Veterinary Medical Association
Vacant Cat Action Team
Jane Thomas Spay Aid PEI
Kelly Mullaly PEI 4H
Brian Matheson PEI Department of Agriculture and Forestry www.peifarm/ca


Pets & People
CBC's Island Morning monthly feature. Listen to interviews with Dr. Marti Hopson, vice-president of the PEI Veterinary Medical Association.


Animal Talk
Guardian newspaper monthly articles



For more information, contact:
Brian Matheson
Manager, Agriculture Regulatory Programs
PEI Department of Agriculture & Forestry
(902) 368-5087

back to top