Sheep

Stress related to transport of sheep for live export and slaughter: animal welfare implications

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

Live Transport of Sheep: Animal Welfare Implications

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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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.

Welfare issues with Mulesing: The progress and the problems

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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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.