Domestic Fowls (England): Code of Recommendations for the Welfare of Livestock (PB0076)

Domestic Fowls
Code of Recommendations for the Welfare of Livestock

PB0076
1993.

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Contents

1. An Introduction by Ministers
2. General Notes
3. Preface
4. Introduction
5. Housing

General
Fire and emergency precautions
Ventilation and temperature
Lighting
Mechanical equipment and services
Stocking rates

6. Feed and Water
7. Management

General
Beak trimming
Dubbing
Toe cutting
Dewinging
Blinkers
Castration and devoicing

8. Disposal of Unwanted Chicks and Hatchery Waste
9. Handling and Transport of Stock on the Premises

General
Day-old chicks
Growing and adult birds

10. Additional Recommendations: Range Birds

Management
Housing
Feed and water


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Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food.
Welsh Office Agriculture Department.
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland.

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