Developing a Robust Systematic Approach for FSIS/USDA Humane Slaughter Compliance.
Scoring of Handling in Squeeze Chutes in Feedlots.
The Importance of Measurement to Improve the Welfare of Livestock, Poultry, and Fish
Dairy Cow Photo Charts for Scoring Body Condition, Lameness, Cow Cleanliness, and Hock Injuries
Excerpt from OIE Transport of Animals by Land
OIE Chapter 7.5 Slaughter of Animals - Terrestrial Animal Health Code
Interpretation of the OIE General Principles for Animal Welfare for Livestock and Poultry Production
USDA/FSIS Humane Slaughter Act Enforcement
Standards for Broken Wings on Chickens
Interpretation of the American Meat Institute Animal Handling Guidelines for auditing the welfare of cattle, pigs, and sheep at slaughter plants
How to Calculate Numerical Scores of Animal Welfare in Very Small Slaughter Plants
Critical Control Points (CCPs) of Humane Slaughter and Handling with Audit Forms
Guidelines on the Use of Powered Push Gates for Moving Livestock
American Meat Institute Handling and Stunning Guidelines, 4th Edition - 2005, with 2007 and 2010 Updates. Note: This version will download with a slow internet connection.
Welfare Scoring of veal, sheep, and lamb slaughter
Guidelines for Scoring Vocalization in Cattle and Pigs
Animal Welfare Audits for Cattle, Pigs, and Chickens that use the HACCP Principles of Critical Control Points
Welfare in Slaughter Plants Improves
Poultry Slaughter Plant Audit: Critical Control Points for Bird Welfare
Livestock Handling Quality Assurance
Outline of cattle welfare critical control points on feedlots, ranches, and stocker operations
Outline of cow welfare critical control points for dairies
Beef Feedlot Audit Form
Cattle Transport Guidelines
Cattle Tranport Audit Form
Heat Stress and Lameness in Fed Feedlot Cattle
Welfare of Pigs during Transport
Pig Tranport Audit Form
Behaviour of cattle, pigs, bison and antelope during handling and transport
Welfare evaluation of controlled atmosphere stunning of poultry
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