World Animal Protection scientist Helen Proctor with dairy cow

Helen Proctor


Former sentience manager at World Animal Protection.

As a scientist Helen specialises in animal sentience; the capacity of animals to feel emotions and experiences such as pain and joy. Helen is deeply passionate about the emotional lives of animals - it is the reason they need protecting. Animals feel, so their experiences matter.

An animal lover her whole life, believing that all animals should be protected. The more we know about animals' emotions, the more we can ensure that they live good lives.

Through this blog you'll find out about all the exciting research the team is involved in, as well as the latest and most interesting facts about the animals we protect at World Animal Protection.

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