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Jane Parker is planning the UK’s first modern, mobile abattoir
Mobile abattoir will help meet demand
12 June 2020
The Animal Party on Friday said it was against the slaughter of animals without anaesthesia while also recalling that the EU allows for such a thing to happen only to serve the needs of religious communities in each member state and not for meat exports.
Cyprus: Animal Party says kosher meat slaughter a concession to religion, not exporting
14 April 2020
Slaughterhouses have great difficulty recruiting staff. And the government supervision of slaughterhouses has been failing for years. But the extreme cost-price drive of meat production is at the root of the structural nature of these terrible incidents.
Slaughterhouses need more than video surveillance
3 February 2020
Today the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published three scientific opinions on the welfare of rabbits kept in the EU for meat consumption.
EFSA concludes conventional rabbit cages have worst welfare score
9 January 2020
Call for Research: Systematic Review and Feasibility Study – Stunning or Killing of Wild-Caught Fish in Commercial Fisheries
Grant of up to EUR 200,000 available for research on humane slaughter methods for wild fish
12 November 2019
The Humane Slaughter Association seeks to recognise significant advances in the welfare of livestock through its 2020 Humane Slaughter Award
Nominations for the Humane Slaughter Award 2020 are open
30 October 2019
There’s a stark contrast between citizens’ views on how broiler chickens should live and the reality of industrial farms.
Vast majority of EU citizens call for better broiler chicken welfare
6 March 2019
The Round Table “Seizing the Day for Fish Welfare” will take place on Wednesday 6th June from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., followed by lunch, in the room A1H1 of the European Parliament.
Seizing the Day for Fish Welfare – Roundtable event
5 June 2018