Sheep

The Impacts of Mulesing Alternatives on Sheep Welfare

Discusses mulesing as a means of preventing fly-strike in sheep, and discusses pain management and alternatives to this method, to improve sheep welfare.

Author: 
Matthews, R
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3231
Essay Description: 
Discusses mulesing as a means of preventing fly-strike in sheep, and discusses pain management and alternatives to this method, to improve sheep welfare.
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The search for an alternative to mulesing: 2010 and beyond

Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.

Author: 
Leary, Emma
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
3202
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.
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Mulesing - what are the alternatives?

Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.

Author: 
Leary, Emma
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
3203
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the plan to eliminate Mulesing by 2010, and what the alternative are.
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Mulesing - what are the alternatives?

Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the alternatives to Mulesing to prevent flystrike in sheep.

Author: 
Lloyd, Adele
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
3204
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare essay. Looks at the alternatives to Mulesing to prevent flystrike in sheep.
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The Welfare Implications of Mulesing Alternatives

Discusses research into alternative methods for removing skin folds in sheep as a preventative for fly strike.

Author: 
Finlayson, Kate
Published: 
2009
vein Essay ID: 
3128
Essay Description: 
Discusses research into alternative methods for removing skin folds in sheep as a preventative for fly strike.
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Lamb welfare in relation to castration and docking

Demonstrates the need for further research into the pain associated with husbandry practices in lambs.

Author: 
Griswood, Lisa
Published: 
2001
vein Essay ID: 
3096
Essay Description: 
Demonstrates the need for further research into the pain associated with husbandry practices in lambs.
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Stress related to transport of sheep for live export and slaughter: animal welfare implications

Addresses the area of the inherent stress involved in land transportation of live sheep, both for export and slaughter.

Author: 
Chambers, Kate
Published: 
2005
vein Essay ID: 
3072
Essay Description: 
Addresses the area of the inherent stress involved in land transportation of live sheep, both for export and slaughter.
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Recent developments in the control of fly strike in sheep

Examines alternatives to the traditional (painful) methods for controlling fly strike in sheep.

Author: 
Channon, Naomi
Published: 
2003
vein Essay ID: 
3073
Essay Description: 
Examines alternatives to the traditional (painful) methods for controlling fly strike in sheep.
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Live Transport of Sheep: Animal Welfare Implications

Despite concerns for sheep welfare, live transport is considered a necessary practice. This essay looks at strategies to improve the welfare of live sheep in transit.

Author: 
Yostos, Markl
Published: 
2008
vein Essay ID: 
3054
Essay Description: 
Despite concerns for sheep welfare, live transport is considered a necessary practice. This essay looks at strategies to improve the welfare of live sheep in transit.
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Welfare issues with Mulesing: The progress and the problems

Animal Welfare Essay: Investigates alternatives to the practice of mulesing to control fly strike. Outlines the need for a method that does not compromise sheep welfare, but which serves the production goals of farmers.

Author: 
Peam, Helen
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2867
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay: Investigates alternatives to the practice of mulesing to control fly strike. Outlines the need for a method that does not compromise sheep welfare, but which serves the production goals of farmers.
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