Animal Welfare essay - providing improved housing for laying hens.
Animal Welfare essay - broiler welfare and environmetnal enrichment.
Animal Welfare essay - improving housing to enhance welfare of laying hens.
Looks at current research that suggests that feather pecking in laying hens can be reduced through changes in housing conditions to improve hen welfare.
Highlights the causes of leg problems in broilers and the welfare implications.
Explores whether beak trimming is the best means to reducing feather pecking and cannabilism in farmed poultry.
Animal Welfare Essay: Looks at ways in which diet, stocking density, flock size, management and other factors combine in the development of feather pecking in laying hens.
Examines possible changes to the current stunning methods to improve the welfare of broiler chickens at slaughter.
Animal Welfare Essay: Looks at chicken welfare and the practice of beak trimming. Examines alternative methods to reduce the pain of beak trimming.
Animal Welfare Essay: Developments in the welfare of laying hens in caged and non-caged systems