Laying Hens (England): Code of Recommendations for the Welfare of Livestock (PB7274)

Laying Hens
Code of Recommendations for the Welfare of Livestock

PB7274
2002.

 

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Contents

Preface

Introduction

Stockmanship and Staffing

Inspection

Disease Treatment

Record Keeping

Feed & Water

Freedom of Movement

Housing

General
Non-cage systems
Conventional cages
Enriched cages

Environment

Ventilation and temperature
Light
Litter
Noise

Animals with access to open runs

Automatic or mechanical equipment

Mutilations

Breeding procedures

Catching and transport

Appendix

References
Useful publications
Further information


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