Conference paper, 2017
Association between driving actions and animal stress in mobile slaughter of cattleHultgren, Jan; Berg, Lotta; Algers, Bo
AbstractRough handling at slaughter can affect cattle welfare negatively. Aiming to study associations of stress-related animal behaviours and time intervals for driving, stunning and sticking with stockperson driving actions, we made initial observations at a commercial mobile slaughter plant on 11 days at nine Swedish cattle farms.
Keywordscattle; mobile slaughter; stress
Published inBook title: Proceedings of the XVIII International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene: "INternational Co-operation and Solidarity in Animal Hygiene towards One Health"
Publisher: International Society for Animal Hygiene and Autonomous University of Sinaloa
XVIII ISAH Congress 2017, March 19-23, 2017, Mazatlàn, Sinaloa, Mexico
Centre of Excellence in Animal Welfare Science
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Other Veterinary Science
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