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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
Marla Somersall
Beckie MacLean
PEI Humane Society
Dr. Marti Hopson PEI Veterinary Medical Association
Bob Stanley
Paula Connolly
Cat Action Team
Jane Thomas Spay Aid PEI
Kelly Mullaly PEI 4H
Brian Matheson PEI Department of Agriculture and Fisheries 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
Director, Agriculture Policy and Regulatory Division
PEI Department of Agriculture & Fisheries
(902) 368-5087

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