Model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals: Land Transport of Pigs

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PDF - January 1998

This Code of Practice is intended as a guide for people who are involved in transporting pigs. It is intended to encourage considerate treatment of the animals so that transport stress and injury are minimised at all stages of the transport operation.

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PDF | January 1998 |
ISBN: 9780643090187 | 20 pages
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
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Contents

Preface
Introduction
Responsibilities
Minimising stress
Pre-transport preparation of pigs
Loading
Transport design
Loading density during transport
Travel
Rest periods
Unloading
Emergency euthanasia of pigs