By ursule
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The practices of animal welfare during transport in third countries: an overview

Publication: May 2021 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/3vOWs7H Download: English Authors: Friedrich Loeffler Institut: Michael MARAHRENS and Isa KERNBERGER-FISCHER Key findings The case studies of Brazil and Australia, two major meat producers, demonstrate that their guidelines, codes of conduct and good practices for animal transport are by and large already Read more…

By alexlmx
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Animal welfare on sea vessels and criteria for approval of livestock authorisation

Publication: May 2021Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/3ym4bvjDownload: EnglishAuthors: Main Authors:  Maria BOADA – SAÑA, Katarzyna KULIKOWSKASecond Authors: Iris BAUMGÄRTNER, Magdalena ROMAŃSKA, Tea DRONIJCContributors: Nina ENGWALD, Francesca PORTA, Gerit WEIDINGERRevisor:  Xavier MANTECA Key findings Transport of live animals by sea to third countries is an area where efficient control of Read more…

By mariusltu
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Particular welfare needs in animal transport: aquatic animals

Published: May 2021 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/3tYlTBG Download: English Authors: João L. SARAIVA, Pablo ARECHAVALA-LOPEZ, María J. CABRERA-ÁLVAREZ Douglas WALEY (co-ordinating author) Key findings: Fish are sentient beings and live transport inherently presents major challenges to their ability to cope with handling stressors and with their environment. Maintaining the Read more…

By ORFI
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Particular welfare needs in animal transport: unweaned animals and pregnant females

Publication: May 2021 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/3v06NwR Download: English Authors: Dr. Antonio Velarde1, Dr. Dayane Teixeira1, Dr. Maria Devant2, Dr. Sonia Martí2 1 Animal Welfare Program, Institute for Food and Agriculture Research and Technology (IRTA) Veïnat de Síes, 17121 Girona, Spain; 2Ruminant Production, Institute for Food and Agriculture Research Read more…