The Applied Science journal is planning a special issue titled “Trends and Prospects in Animal Assisted Intervention (AAI)”, with the aim to present recent trends in Animal Assisted Interventions, collecting theoretical and practical research focused on the methodology and design of AAI programs and all practical tips to improve the application of the One Welfare framework in this field

The Italian National Reference Centre for Animal Assisted Interventions supports the project: Franco Mutinelli, Director of the Centre, and Laura Contalbrigo, veterinarian of the Centre, are holding the role of guest editor and co-guest editor of this special issue of the journal.

The submission deadline is 20th June 2023, but paper will be published on an ongoing basis. You can find more information on the Special Issue at:

Applied Science – Call for papers »