Dr. Olivier Berreville holds a PhD in Biology from Dalhousie University, and has been involved with various non-profit animal protection organizations for more than 12 years. He is presently Scientific Advisor for Canadians for Ethical Treatment of Food Animals and the Canadian Horse Defence Coalition. He has been the Canadian National Contact for the International Network for Humane Education since 2003, assisting life science students learn in their chosen field without harming animals. Originally from France, Olivier spent much of his childhood around farm animals, witnessing not only the complexity of the animals’ lives but also the reality of their exploitation at the hands of humans. Olivier has since conducted dozens of investigations across Canada with a focus on on-farm conditions. His field experience, together with his scientific background, allow him to advocate for animals from a unique perspective.
Dr. Berreville does not work out of our main office but can be reached through his e-mail.